Access Sacramento’s Game of the Week regular season basketball coverage includes four live and three tape-delayed broadcasts over the next seven weeks.

Access Sacramento's Game of the Week Play-by-Play Announcer and Co-Executive Producer Will James.

Access Sacramento’s Game of the Week Play-by-Play Announcer and Co-Executive Producer Will James.

 

For the second consecutive season, Access Sacramento will provide live coverage for both girls’ and boys’ high school games.

“We have some tremendous match ups planned,” said Will James, game announcer and co-executive producer for Game of the Week. “Most of the teams should receive a playoff berth in late February and it’s great to be able to showcase some of our area’s premiere high school players.”

Regular schedule coverage begins with the St. Francis girls at Christian Brothers on Jan 11, with a tape-delayed broadcast until Tues. Jan. 14.

Live coverage begins Friday Jan. 17 with two of historic Division I boys section finalists, Sheldon Boys at Jesuit.  All live games begin at 7pm on Access Sacramento, Comcast/SureWest Cable Channel 17 and AT&T U-Verse Channel 99.

 

Schedule:

Jan. 11      St. Francis vs. Christian Brothers (Girls)           Taped

Jan. 17      Sheldon vs. Jesuit (Boys)                                       LIVE

Jan. 22      Kennedy vs. Sacramento (Boys)                          Taped

Jan. 31      McClatchy vs. Kennedy (Girls)                             LIVE

Feb. 5        Sheldon vs. Folsom (Boys)                                    Taped

Feb. 14     Mesa Verde vs. Capital Christian DH (G/B)       LIVE

Feb. 18     Burbank vs. Kennedy (Boys)                                 LIVE

Taped games begin at 7 p.m. on either the Tuesday or Friday immediately following the taping date.

Access Sacramento has already broadcast championship tournament basketball during December.  Double-Header basketball coverage included the final games of a girls tournament at Christian Brothers, and boys tournaments at Jesuit and Sacramento High.

Primary funding for Access Sacramento’s Game of the Week is provided by a grant from the Sacramento Metropolitan Cable Television Commission.  Access Sacramento is a non-profit 501(c)3 corporation that provides television, radio and internet services in Sacramento County.

For more information about Game of the Week and other Hometown TV coverage, contact Access Sacramento at 916-456-8600.