K-State vs. Nebraska placed on six-day list

MANHATTAN, Kan. The Kansas State Athletics Department has been informed by the Big 12 Conference that ABC Sports will exercise its first of three six-day options when selecting its broadcast schedule for Oct. 14.

As a result, the Nebraska at Kansas State game has been placed on a six-day ready list and may be televised by TBS at 6 p.m. (CT) or Fox Sports Net at 11:30 a.m. If the game is not selected by TBS or FSN, the Wildcats and Cornhuskers will not be televised and will kick off at 2:35 p.m. (CDT).

ABC’s lone broadcast window is at 2:30 p.m. on Oct. 14. The network will televise either the Iowa State at Oklahoma game or the match-up between Missouri and Texas A&M.

FSN will telecast either the Baylor at Texas contest or K-State’s game vs. Nebraska at 11:30 a.m. (CDT).

TBS has placed all four of the games on its ready list.

By being placed on the league’s six-day ready list, Kansas State will not be able to announce the kickoff time for the Nebraska game until Sunday, Oct. 8.

Big 12 Television Selections for Saturday, October 14, 2006
Fox Sports Net 11:30 a.m., CDT
Nebraska at Kansas State -or-
Baylor at Texas

ABC 2:30 p.m., CDT
Iowa State at Oklahoma -or-
Missouri at Texas A&M

TBS 6 p.m., CDT
Nebraska at Kansas State -or-
Baylor at Texas -or-
Iowa State at Oklahoma -or-
Missouri at Texas A&M