Big 12/SEC Challenge 2021 game times, TV networks announced for men's basketball matchups

Erik Hall
Knoxville News Sentinel

Game times have been announced for most of the 10 games in the 2021 Big 12/Southeastern Conference challenge

Start times and TV networks have been finalized for all games except for four games scheduled to start at 2 or 4 p.m. ET. All games are scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 30. 

The challenge includes all ten members of the Big 12 Conference and 10 of the 14 members of the Southeastern Conference

Eight of the 20 teams are ranked in the current Ferris Mowers men's basketball coaches poll with Baylor the highest-ranked team at No. 2 in the Jan. 11 poll. 

2021 Big 12/SEC Challenge game times, TV networks

Tennessee Head Coach Rick Barnes calls during a game at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, Tenn. on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021.

Alabama at Oklahoma, noon, ESPN

Texas A&M at Kansas State, noon, ESPNU

Florida at West Virginia, 2 p.m., ESPN

Texas Tech at LSU, 2 p.m., ESPN2

TCU at Missouri, 2 p.m., ESPNU

Auburn at Baylor, 4 p.m., ESPN

Arkansas at Oklahoma State, 4 p.m., ESPN2 

Kansas at Tennessee, 6 p.m., ESPN

Iowa State at Mississippi State, 6 p.m., ESPN2

Canceled: Texas at Kentucky 

(All times are Eastern Time)

This is the sixth year that the entire Big 12/SEC Challenge is scheduled to be played in one day. This is the eighth year of the event overall.

Erik Hall is the lead digital producer for sports with the USA Today Network. You can find him on Twitter @HallErik