DURHAM, N.H. – The UNH athletics department is pleased to announce the multiple free opportunities fans have to follow the Wildcats closer than ever during the 2011-12 sports season, highlighted by the easily accessible UNHWildcats.com and through such social media outlets as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. Here is a breakdown of the assortment of avenues to track the ‘Cats on a daily basis:
Live Audio Streaming & Podcasts: Fans can tune in to live play-by-play coverage of every UNH football and men’s hockey game, home and away, during the season on the Wildcats Sports Network on UNHWildcats.com. Audio streaming, powered by Stretch Internet, for most home men’s and women’s basketball games, and select women’s hockey games, will also be available free of charge. Each live, streamed broadcast will then be archived and made available for future enjoyment on a Mac, PC or downloadable mp3 device.
Live Stats: Get real-time statistics during all home football, field hockey, lacrosse, men and women’s soccer, men and women’s basketball, men and women’s hockey, gymnastics and volleyball contests at UNHWildcats.com.
RSS Feeds: Simple Syndication (RSS) collects new content from the websites most frequented by fans, distributing it directly to their desktops, browsers or email accounts. With each new update to UNHWildcats.com, the corresponding information will immediately be published to UNH’s RSS feeds, keeping subscribers connected 24 hours a day.
Text Alerts and E-Newsletter: By signing up at UNHWildcats.com, fans have the ability to receive scores from the latest Wildcats’ action sent directly to their email accounts and cell phones. Plus, the e-newsletter contains the latest schedules, promotions and other pertinent information every ‘Cats fan needs to know. Fans have the option of signing up for the e-newsletter by individual sport or for all sport releases.
Mobile Optimized Website: Enjoy improved website viewing on your mobile device. Through PrestoSports, the UNH athletics website is now streamlined for mobile viewing on your iPhone, Droid, Blackberry and other mobile devices.
iPhone Application: The completely free UNH athletics iPhone Application can be downloaded directly from the iTunes store. The application allows fans to get up-to-the-minute scores, team information, live audio and much more.
Facebook: Interact with the ever-growing number of Wildcats’ fans who follow UNH athletics on the world’s largest social network at facebook.com/UNHWildcats.
Twitter: Follow the Wildcats at twitter.com/UNHAthletics to obtain the latest press releases and updated scores of UNH sporting events sent instantaneously to your phone or computer.
Video Player: Easily navigate through original video content, highlights, interviews, features and promotions of upcoming events from the convenience of the homepage at UNHWildcats.com. Fans will also be able to access an archived database of program-specific video features on each program’s page at UNHWildcats.com. Coming throughout the fall, every head coach will have an introductory video located with his or her bio with the intention of informing fans about the program’s history, facilities and general outlook.
YouTube: Explore and share the latest cutting-edge videos produced in-house, in addition to accessing highlight packages and features on UNH athletes from national and regional telecasts.
Online Media Guides: Several UNH teams will display full-length media guides online at UNHWildcats.com, providing readers with complete biographies on the coaches and student-athletes, in-depth season previews and comprehensive historical records of past New Hampshire teams, all in an easy-to-read format.
To take advantage of the wide array of free content available for UNH Wildcats fans, Click HERE.