Iowa State vs Northern Iowa men’s basketball: Start time, TV information, live stream, and more


Similar to football, Iowa State will be playing Northern Iowa and then Iowa in the span of two weeks, presenting a tough challenge to the men’s basketball team after a couple of layups against UMKC and Auburn, who’s picked to finish last in the SEC this year.

Dec 2, 2013; Ames, IA, USA; Iowa State Cyclones guard Mont Morris (11) pulls the ball out to the top of the key against the Auburn Tigers at James H. Hilton Coliseum. The Cyclones beat the Tigers 99-70. Mandatory Credit: Reese Strickland-USA TODAY Sports

Date: Saturday, December 7

Start time: 5:00 PM Central time

Location: Wells Fargo Arena; Des Moines, Iowa

TV: MC22

Announcers: Brent Blum (play-by-play), Kevin Lehman (analyst)

  • Live stream: (subscription required)
  • Check out a full preview of the game here.
  • Here’s the situation on where to watch this game. The Hy-Vee Big Four Classic will exclusively be on Mediacom cable. It will be on MC22, the network that used to show programming until that became its own channel on Mediacom cable.

    However, that’s not the only way to watch the game. For those that subscribe to, a live stream of the game will be available. Don’t subscribe? Well, if Mediacom isn’t an option, the only way to watch the game is purchasing a 1-month subscription for $9.95

    As always, the game will be called by John Walters and Eric Heft on the Cyclone Radio Network. A list of affiliates can be found here.