AT&T's UVerse Scores Big Ten Network
While the Cleveland areas biggest cable provider (Time Warner) waits on the sidelines their upstart competitor (AT&T's UVerse) has landed the Big Ten Network. The Big Ten Network will show many Ohio State Buckeye games this season including the upcoming football and basketball seasons.
Ohio State's first two games against in state opponents Youngstown State and Akron will be on the newly formed network.
Uverse and DirecTV are currently the best options for fans looking to catch the Buckeyes from the comfort of your home.
AT&T gloated a bit in press release today saying:
"The Big Ten Conference is followed by loyal alumni and football fans across the nation," said Dan York, head of content and programming, AT&T Entertainment Services. "We're proud to include this great new network in our most popular programming packages. It's part of our ongoing commitment to offer our customers the content they want."
Here is the football action that will be on the Big Ten Network in the Next few weeks:
BIG TEN NETWORK FOOTBALL SCHEDULE: WEEKS 1-3
Saturday, September 1
Appalachian State at Michigan, Noon EDT (HD)
Youngstown State at Ohio State, Noon EDT (HD)
Florida International at Penn State, Noon EDT (HD)
Northeastern at Northwestern, Noon EDT
Bowling Green at Minnesota, 8 p.m. EDT (HD)
Indiana State at Indiana, 8 p.m. EDT (HD)
Saturday, September 8
Akron at Ohio State, Noon EDT (HD)
Nevada at Northwestern, Noon EDT (HD)
Bowling Green at Michigan State, Noon EDT (HD)
Miami (Ohio) at Minnesota, Noon EDT
Eastern Illinois at Purdue, Noon EDT
Western Illinois at Illinois, 7 p.m. EDT (HD)
Syracuse at Iowa, 8 p.m. EDT (HD)
Saturday, September 15
The Citadel at Wisconsin, Noon EDT (HD)
Buffalo at Penn State, Noon EDT (HD)
Akron at Indiana, Noon EDT (HD)
Duke at Northwestern, 8 p.m. EDT (HD)