CSN Mid-Atlantic Kicks Off College Football Season with Triple-Header on Sept. 4
Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic has announced its 78-game schedule of 2010 regional and national college football coverage, featuring games from the CAA, ACC, Big 12, Pac-10 and SEC.
The season-long coverage is highlighted by 33 live match-ups from the Big 12, Pac-10, and SEC and eight live games featuring the CAA. The network will also provide weekly encore presentations throughout the season featuring the most recent games from the region’s ACC teams, Maryland, Virginia, and Virginia Tech.
CSN Mid-Atlantic opens its 2010 college football schedule this week with Northern Illinois at Iowa State, which airs Thursday, Sept. 2 at 8 p.m. on CSN Mid-Atlantic Plus. On Saturday, Sept. 4, three consecutive games will air on CSN Mid-Atlantic, led by the the Big Ten’s Illinois and Missouri from the Big 12 in St. Louis at 12:30 p.m.
The second weekend of CSN Mid-Atlantic college football coverage is highlighted by the University of Virginia’s visit to Los Angeles to take on the No. 14-ranked USC Trojans at 10:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 11. That day’s line-up on the network also includes No. 16-ranked Georgia Tech, who play at Kansas at 12 p.m., and Wyoming at No. 5 Texas at 7 p.m.
The network’s 2010 NCAA Football schedule also includes eight games from the CAA, which are produced by CSN Mid-Atlantic. Live coverage of the CAA begins on Sept. 18 with two games; New Hampshire at Rhode Island and William and Mary at Old Dominion. In all, CSN Mid-Atlantic’s coverage of CAA football this season features nine different schools, including area teams James Madison and Richmond. An additional 11 CAA games will air throughout the season on The Comcast Network (TCN).
Comcast SportsNet is also the home for exclusive encore presentations of the region’s three ACC teams,. The network will broadcast the most recent game from Maryland, Virginia, and Virginia Tech weekly throughout the season.
Several late-season Big 12 and Pac-10 match-ups are still to be determined and will be announced later in the season.