The Elevance Health Women’s Fort Myers Tip-Off will feature two televised contests this week, including the first-ever women’s college basketball game to air live on Women’s Sports Network. On Thursday, Nov. 23 at 6 p.m. ET, No. 15/20 Tennessee and No. 18/17 Indiana will meet at Suncoast Credit Union Arena, with FOX providing a national broadcast of the match-up.
On Saturday, Nov. 25 at 1:30 p.m. ET, No. 15/20 UT and No. 25/21 Oklahoma will face off in the same venue, with Women’s Sports Network providing its inaugural women’s college hoops broadcast. Celebrating its first anniversary this month, Women’s Sports Network is a free, ad-supported streaming television network that is the first and only platform dedicated exclusively to female athletes in the United States.
The network boasts partnerships with every major national women’s sports league in the country, including the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL), Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA), U.S Ski and Snowboarding Association (USSSA), World Surf League (WSL), WNBA, Athletes Unlimited and many more. Its partnership with the Elevance Health Women’s Fort Myers Tip-Off is the first such agreement between the network and any early season college basketball event