Those agreements will give the newly branded conference and its members unprecedented exposure on the nation's leading sports platforms. The contract will run through the season. The contract includes comprehensive national exposure via the acknowledged leader in college sports television, the ESPN networks.
If you're like us, you may not have even known that channel existed unless of course you, like our podcast guest Chris Ziegler, are a fan of reality TV but a few more of you will have access now that it's been added to Cox and Verizon FiOS channel lineups.
Check out the press release after the break for more details on where to catch it, or check out HDSportsGuide for info on how to find the channel on other providers.
Cox Communications announced today that Advanced TV customers in Hampton Roads will have access to even more basketball action this year when for the first time in the tournament's history, all of the games will be available - live in their entirety - with 67 games available in crystal clear high-definition at no additional programming cost.
CBS Sports and Turner Sports will present fully integrated game and studio productions across all four networks throughout the tournament, utilizing universal graphics, musical beds, unique camera angles and an integrated talent line-up.
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The channel is a television destination for real-life stories told from an exciting and dramatic first-person perspective. Eastern time both days, on truTV.
FiOS TV customers are able to watch the truTV shows on their personal computers or laptops - at home or away - using any broadband connection. FiOS also provides next-generation interactive services including an advanced interactive media guide; social networking, news and entertainment widgets; remote DVR management via broadband or cell phone; and more.
Verizon Communications Inc. Verizon Wireless operates America's most reliable wireless network, serving Verizon also provides converged communications, information and entertainment services over America's most advanced fiber-optic network, and delivers innovative, seamless business solutions to customers around the world.
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