June 12, 2013
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. ----- Two more 2013 UAB football games have been added to the Conference USA television schedule, the league office has announced.
The two games -- UAB at UTSA on Oct. 26 and Middle Tennessee at UAB on Nov. 2 -- will be televised by Time Warner Cable SportsChannel and FOX College Sports, respectively.
The contest in San Antonio with the Roadrunners will kick off at 4:00 p.m. CT. The Blazers/Blue Raiders game at Legion Field the first Saturday in November will begin at 12:00 p.m. CT.
The addition of these two contests gives UAB five games that are slated for television at this time. Three games were previously announced.
UAB's Saturday, Oct. 12 game at first-year C-USA member FIU will be televised by CSS as will the Blazers' Saturday, Nov. 9 matchup at Marshall. The time for the contest at FIU is still to be determined. The UAB/Marshall game will kick off at 11:00 a.m. CT.
UAB will also be televised when it plays host to Rice on Thursday, Nov. 21. The game with the Owls at Legion Field will kick off at 6:30 p.m. CT and will be televised by Fox Sports.
Additional Conference USA television exposures remain a possibility (including games that are guaranteed to be televised as part of other conference's television packages).
FOX COLLEGE SPORTS (FCS)
FOX College Sports (FCS) offers three nationally distributed college sports networks - FCS Pacific, FCS Central and FCS Atlantic. The three networks combine to telecast more than 1,100 live NCAA events annually. FCS is seen by viewers in the nation's 25 largest cities, including New York, Los Angeles and Chicago, San Francisco, Dallas and Atlanta, Houston, Seattle, Minneapolis and Tampa. Key distribution partners include Comcast, Time Warner Cable, Charter Communications, Cox Communications, Cablevision Systems, Verizon FiOS, AT&T U-Verse, Mediacom Communications, and Cable One. FCS is also available on satellite through DirecTV.
TIME WARNER CABLE SPORTSCHANNEL
The Time Warner Cable SportsChannel is a statewide digital video network created by Time Warner Cable to distribute local and regional high school, college and professional sports programming and sports related lifestyle content to its subscribers in Texas. The Time Warner Cable SportsChannel has over one million subscribers in the Dallas, Waco, Austin, San Antonio, Corpus Christi, Laredo, Rio Grande Valley, Wichita Falls and El Paso markets have access to the Time Warner Cable SportsChannel on the Digital Basic Service of their local Time Warner Cable systems.