By (Sean Landry)

The Alabama men’s basketball team’s first road game will also be its first national broadcast of the season.

The Crimson Tide will make its first ever appearance on the ESPN College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon when it plays at Dayton on Tuesday, Nov. 17. The Flyers and Crimson Tide will square off at noon CT on ESPN, according to a UA Athletics release.

The Marathon has become something of a tradition for college basketball fans, featuring over 24 hours of basketball at the start of every season across ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU.

2015 College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon Schedule (subject to change)

DateTime (ET)GameNetworkMon, Nov 165:30 p.m.No. 1 UConn at No. 13 Ohio State (women)ESPN2 7:30 p.m.No. 4 Virginia at George WashingtonESPN2 9 p.m.Legends Classic: Kennesaw State at LSUESPNU 9:30 p.m.San Diego State at No. 13 UtahESPN2 11:30 p.m.No. 17 Baylor at OregonESPN2Tue, Nov 171:45 a.m.BYU at Long Beach StateESPN2 4 a.m.Nevada at HawaiiESPN2 6 a.m.Green Bay at East Tennessee StateESPN2 8 a.m.Stephen F. Austin at Northern IowaESPN2 10 a.m.Valparaiso at Rhode IslandESPN2 1 p.m.Alabama at DaytonESPN 3 p.m.Colorado at AuburnESPN 5 p.m.No. 8 Oklahoma at MemphisESPN 7:30 p.m.State Farm Champions Classic (United Center, Chicago): No. 3 Kentucky vs. No. 6 DukeESPN 9 p.m.Georgetown at No. 1 MarylandESPN2 10 p.m.State Farm Champions Classic (United Center, Chicago): No. 5 Kansas vs. No. 19 Michigan State
–Per ESPN MediazoneESPN

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Source:: The Crimson White Sports