CENTRAL MICHIGAN AT OHIO SATURDAY, OCT. 12 AT 2:00 PM ET
BROADCAST LIVE ON TIME WARNER CABLE SPORTSCHANNEL
Cleveland, Ohio -- This Saturday, Oct. 12th will feature the second of four regular season football games broadcast as part of the Mid-American Conference regional television package on Time Warner Cable SportsChannel. The Central Michigan Chippewas (2-4) will travel to Peden Stadium to face the Ohio Bobcats (4-1) at 2:00 pm ET.
The Chippewas enter the contest coming off a 21-9 win at Miami as Central Michigan earned their first Conference win last Saturday in Oxford, Ohio. The victory featured sophomore running back Saylor Lavallii set career highs with 25 carries for 151 yards rushing and match a career-best two rushing touchdowns. Central Michigan redshirt freshman Cooper Rush has already thrown for 1,080 yards this season in leading the offense.
Ohio is coming off an impressive 43-3 win at Akron as the Bobcats earned their first Conference win last Saturday in Akron, Ohio. In the victory, senior quarterback Tyler Tettleton threw for 171 yards and two touchdowns and became the first player in school history to pass for over 7,000 yards in his career. The Ohio defense tallied eight sacks and limited the Zips offense to only 157 total yards of offense.
The MAC and Time Warner Cable SportsChannel will televise four conference games during the 2013 college football regular season.
Remaining MAC – Time Warner Cable SportsChannel 2013 Televised Games:
Saturday, Oct. 12 Central Michigan at Ohio, 2:00 pm ET
Saturday, Oct. 26 Buffalo at Kent State, 3:30 pm ET
Saturday, Nov. 2 Kent State at Akron, 3:30 pm ET
Central Michigan at Ohio will be telecast live throughout Ohio courtesy of Time Warner Cable SportsChannel and Cox. Comcast Michigan will carry the game live in Michigan. ESPN3 will also stream the game, blackout restrictions may apply.
Keith Morehouse, play-by-play, Frank Stams, analyst and Lyndsay Rowley, sideline reporter, will broadcast all the #MACtion from Peden Stadium. See channel information below and check your local listings for complete details.
Central Michigan at Ohio on Saturday, Oct. 12 at 2:00 pm ET will air on the following cable outlets:
-Time Warner Cable SportsChannel: Channel 311 and 1311 (HD)
-Cox: Channel 45
-Comcast Michigan: Channel 900
Erie: Time Warner Cable Sports Channel: 311 and 1311 (HD)
Subject to blackout
In August of 2013, the MAC and Time Warner Cable Sports announced a new regional television agreement which makes Time Warner Cable SportsChannel the exclusive home of MAC sports in Ohio and western and central New York.
Live games and extensive non-game programming will air on Time Warner Cable SportsChannel and selected programming will be available nationally on Time Warner Cable Video On Demand, additional cable outlets, as well as ESPN3 – ESPN’s live multi-screen sports network available to more than 85 million households on computers, smartphones, tablets, Xbox and Apple TV via WatchESPN through an affiliated Internet or video provider – and the official Mid-American Conference website www.mac-sports.com.
As part of the three-year partnership, Time Warner Cable SportsChannel will televise an expanded number of live conference football games, men’s and women’s basketball games, including both conference basketball tournaments, ancillary programming opportunities and additional neutral site conference championship programming in the sports of volleyball, baseball, softball and men’s and women’s soccer.
MAC programming on Time Warner Cable SportsChannel this academic year will include live regular season football and men’s and women’s basketball games, live men’s and women’s basketball, volleyball, baseball and softball tournament and championship games, preview shows, a signing day special, coaches shows, and other special event programming. Starting next season, Time Warner Cable SportsChannel will produce weekly magazine, studio and long-form shows around MAC athletics.
Time Warner Cable SportsChannel is a 24/7 sports network that carries distinct regional programming on different channel locations across the nation. Time Warner Cable Sports also partners with the Los Angeles Lakers, LA Galaxy, Los Angeles Sparks, FC Dallas (MLS), University of Kansas Athletics, Syracuse University Sports and others to televise live games and non-game programming.