TuneIn Adds 19 More College Football Channels Through Learfield Sports
September 4, 2014 at 3:23 PM (PT)
TUNEIN and LEARFIELD SPORTS have announced an "extended partnership" adding play-by-play and other content from 19 college football programs on LEARFIELD's roster. The addition of ALABAMA, MISSOURI, TEXAS A&M, LOUISVILLE, NC STATE, WISCONSIN, PENN STATE, INDIANA, IOWA, NORTHWESTERN, PURDUE, MINNESOTA, ILLINOIS, KANSAS STATE, OKLAHOMA STATE, and TEXAS TECH brings TUNEIN's list of 24/7 dedicated channels for college football teams to over 85. The channels will carry game replays, coaches' shows, and, in season, college basketball as well.
LEARFIELD SPORTS SVP/Chief Content Officer JOE FERREIRA said, “TUNEIN has already proven to be an impactful addition for the university partners we represent in the PAC 12, so we’re excited to extend this offering to even more schools this year. We’re constantly looking at ways to reach fans regardless of location or device, and the TUNEIN platform gives us another powerful application to deliver our highly sought after home town live sports programming.”
TUNEIN VP of Programming KEVIN STRALEY said, “We are thrilled to further extend our relationship with LEARFIELD SPORTS and add 16 new teams to the growing TUNEIN college sports offering. This is a historic season for college football as it enters the playoff era, and we are excited to make it easy for fans worldwide to hear hundreds of games from nearly 100 schools.”