MARATHON MAC FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP GAME PREVIEW SHOW TO AIR ON TIME WARNER CABLE SPORTSCHANNEL ON DEC. 4TH AT 7 PM ET
Cleveland, Ohio -- Time Warner Cable SportsChannel will air the 2013 Marathon MAC Football Championship Game Preview Show on Wednesday, Dec. 4th at 7 pm ET. The preview will feature both the West Division Champion Northern Illinois Huskies and the East Division Champion Bowling Green Falcons, who will battle for the MAC Championship on Friday, Dec. 6th at 8 pm ET on ESPN2 from Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan.
Dan Fronczak and Ashleigh Ignelzi will host the preview show, which will include a roundtable discussion of the Marathon MAC Football Championship Game with Michael Reghi, Mike Cairns and Frank Stams.
The preview show is part of the Mid-American Conference regional television package on Time Warner Cable SportsChannel. Earlier this season, Time Warner Cable SportsChannel televised four conference football games during the regular season.
The preview show will be telecast live throughout Ohio and New York courtesy of Time Warner Cable SportsChannel. The complete air schedule is listed below:
Ohio (HD channel 1311/SD 311):
-Wednesday: 7:00 PM; 11:00 PM
-Thursday: 2:00 PM, 5:30 PM, 7:00 PM, 7:30 PM, 8:00 PM, 8:30 PM, 9:00 PM
-Friday: 8:00 AM, 11:30 AM, 6:00 PM, 6:30 PM, 7:00 PM
-Buffalo (channel 323): Thursday at 7:00 PM; Friday at 6:30 PM
-Rochester (channel 323): Thursday at 3:00 PM and 10:00 PM; Friday at 4:00 PM
-Syracuse (channel 323): Thursday at 3:30 PM and 11:30 PM; Friday at 1:00 PM
-Albany/Hudson Valley (channel 323): Thursday at 8:00 PM; Friday at 6:30 PM
-Milwaukee/Green Bay (HD channel 1332/SD 32): Wednesday at 11:00 PM; Thursday at 2:00 AM and 6:00 PM; Friday at 9:30 AM
In addition, Time Warner Cable SportsChannel will also air last year’s Marathon MAC Football Championship Game on Wednesday, Dec., 4 at 7:30 pm; Thursday, Dec. 5 at 2:30 pm and 9:30 pm; and Friday, Dec. 6 at 8:30 am, Noon and 3:00 pm.
Check your local listings or visit www.twcsportschannel.com for complete details.
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.