Five Football Games Televised in 2014 Season
RICHMOND, Va. - CAA Football announced Tuesday that the University of New Hampshire football team will have a total of five televised games during the 2014 regular season, and that includes four by the conference's broadcast partners.
UNH's five televised games include two home games – vs. Lehigh (Sept. 13; American Sports Network) and William & Mary (Oct. 11; NBC Sports Network) – and road games against Toledo (Aug. 30; ESPN3), Richmond (Sept. 20; Comcast SportsNet) and Maine (Nov. 22; NBCSN).
CAA football begins its third year of a five-year broadcast agreement with NBC Sports Network, which is available in more than 85 million households. NBC Sports Live Extra will stream each of the four CAA games, including the Wildcats' battles against William & Mary and Maine, on NBCSN.
NBC Sports Regional Networks, which includes Comcast SportsNet, consists of 11 regional networks that deliver more than 4,200 live sporting events annually to more than 43 million homes. These regional networks will carry a total of 11 CAA Football contests, including UNH's road game versus Richmond, in 2014.
Additionally, nine CAA Football games will be broadcast on the American Sports Network, the conference's newest television partner. ASN is a collegiate sports initiative of the Sinclair Broadcast Group and has affiliates that reach approximately 38.9% of U.S. households.
The conference's 2014 television package kicks off Sept. 13 when New Hampshire plays host to Lehigh University at Cowell Stadium on ASN.
UNH's games on Comcast SportsNet and ASN will be simulcast digitally to out-of-market areas for free on CAA.tv.
Here is UNH's CAA football TV schedule:
|Aug. 30||at Toledo||7:00 pm||ESPN3|
|Sept. 13||Lehigh||3:30 pm||ASN|
|Sept. 20||at Richmond||4:00 pm||Comcast|
|Oct. 11||William & Mary||3:30 pm||NBCSN|
|Nov. 22||at Maine||3:30 pm||NBCSN|
UNH opens the season at Toledo on Saturday, Aug. 30. Kickoff at Glass Bowl is scheduled for 7 p.m. on ESPN3. The Wildcats' home opener is Saturday, Sept. 13. vs. Lehigh at Cowell Stadium with kickoff scheduled for 3:30 p.m. on American Sports Network.
To purchase 2014 UNH football season tickets, click here or call (603) 862-4000, extension 5. For more information on the UNH football program, visit www.unhwildcats.com or follow @UNHWildcats on Twitter.