Conference USA announced a deal with ESPN that completes the mystery of the other games on the schedule. We knew CBS Sports/Facebook/Stadium were going to be the primary partners but we did not know how or if the rest of the league’s inventory was going to be divvied. The schedule for NT is short on the… Read more »
Tag: Television Rights
UPDATE: We found the stream. It was on BEIN 3 — There was no indication of this, so MGN had to click through each of the 11 streams hoping to find it. (I started at 10 and went down). Original post: Tonight’s Rice vs North Texas game was supposed to be on BEIN Sports Connect… Read more »
Harry Minium of Pilot Online (hat tip to GMG, which posted this twice) There are big changes coming to Conference USA and most of the rest of the Group of Five, as the mid-major Football Bowl Subdivision leagues are known, that many league officials are understandably hesitant to embrace. Sports teams used to draw the… Read more »
CUSA TV deal fallout
Ruminating on the sports rights tv deals.
the news star MacLeod noted her frustration with the Big 12’s announcement to move from 10 teams to either 12 or 14. Aside from that, she said the league would respond accordingly if any C-USA schools left for another conference like the AAC. Various coaches from around the league echoed the some message. Some offered… Read more »
CUSA Deal is Bad, but Expected