Time Warner Sports Channel Announces Coverage of CSU Basketball
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Time Warner Cable SportsChannel, Cleveland State Athletics and its multimedia rights holder, Learfield Sports’ Vikings Sports Properties, announced today that TWC SportsChannel will provide live coverage for select games of the 2015-16 men’s and women’s basketball seasons.
“Cleveland State is pleased to partner with Time Warner to broadcast men’s and women’s basketball games this year to help create exposure for both programs.”
In its seventh year of bringing viewers Cleveland State basketball action, TWC SportsChannel will air a total of seven men’s games and three women’s games, as well as all coaches’ shows beginning in January.
Below is the 2015-16 schedule for CSU games on Time Warner Cable SportsChannel:
Saturday, Dec. 12: 1:00 p.m. Men’s basketball vs. Ohio
Thursday, Jan. 7: 5:30 p.m. Women’s basketball vs. Green Bay
Thursday, Jan. 7: 7:30 p.m. Men’s basketball vs. Green Bay
Saturday, Jan. 9: 1:00 p.m. Women’s basketball vs. Milwaukee
Saturday, Jan. 9: 3:00 p.m. Men’s basketball vs. Milwaukee
Thursday, Jan. 14: 7:00 p.m. Men’s basketball at Wright State
Saturday, Jan. 16: 7:00 p.m. Men’s basketball at. Northern Kentucky
Monday, Feb. 22: 8:00 p.m. Men’s basketball at Green Bay
Thursday, Feb. 25: 5:30 p.m. Women’s basketball vs. Northern Kentucky
Thursday, Feb. 25: 7:30 p.m. Men’s basketball vs. Northern Kentucky
“This partnership continues to provide great visibility for the university and its fan base, and we’re excited to work closely with a trusted industry partner in Time Warner Cable,” said Vikings Sports Properties General Manager David McGrew.
Al Pawlowski will provide play-by-play and Pat Vuyancih will handle color duties for all homes games. Pawlowski, who serves as the radio Voice of the Vikings, will be replaced on the radio by Ed Daugherty for those games. Vuyancih played on the much heralded 1986 Cleveland State NCAA Tournament that advanced to the Sweet 16.
The Time Warner Cable SportsChannels are 24/7 networks that carry distinct, comprehensive local sports programming on different channels across the nation. In Ohio, Time Warner Cable SportsChannel is led by Columbus Crew SC, the Mid-American Conference and high school games and programming, and can be found in HD on Time Warner Cable channel 1311HD/311 across the state, as well as on channel 510 in the formerly Insight portions of the Columbus area and on channel 511HD/510 in the formerly Insight portions of the Cincinnati metropolitan area in northern Kentucky.
About Cleveland State University
Founded in 1964, Cleveland State University is a public research institution that provides a dynamic setting for Engaged Learning. With an enrollment of more than 17,000 students, nine colleges and more than 200 academic programs, CSU was again chosen for 2015 as one of America’s best colleges by U.S. News & World Report. Find more information at www.csuohio.edu, on Facebook and by following @CLE_state on Twitter.
Learfield Sports, which works with Time Warner Cable SportsChannel on behalf of Cleveland State Athletics, manages the multimedia rights for nearly 120 collegiate properties. The company also titles the prestigious Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup with award co-founders NACDA and USA Today. Learfield represents collegiate institutions, conferences and arenas for their respective multimedia rights and sponsorship initiatives, and offers these partners with professional concessions and ticket sales, licensing and trademark consulting, digital platform expertise and venue and technology systems through its owned companies. To learn more about its history, businesses and job opportunities, visit www.learfieldsports.com.
About Time Warner Cable
Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) is among the largest providers of video, high-speed data and voice services in the United States, connecting 15 million customers to entertainment, information and each other. Time Warner Cable Business Class offers data, video and voice services to businesses of all sizes, cell tower backhaul services to wireless carriers and enterprise-class, cloud-enabled hosting, managed applications and services. Time Warner Cable Media, the advertising arm of Time Warner Cable, offers national, regional and local companies innovative advertising solutions. More information about the services of Time Warner Cable is available at www.twc.com, www.twcbc.com and www.twcmedia.com.