Time Warner Cable Mid-Ohio Division announced today that it has added the new 24-hour Columbus Sports Network (CSN) to its Digital Cable lineup on channel 78. CSN will feature professional, collegiate, prep and amateur sports from Franklin County and the surrounding six-county region.
CSN is providing live coverage of seven Columbus Destroyers home games against Arena Football League competition as well as a 30-minute pregame show and a weekly magazine show, Destroyers Digest. Additionally, CSN recently announced a partnership with the Ohio High School Athletic Association to televise a variety of Central Ohio high school sporting events.
The network plans to televise more than 250 local sporting events each year. CSN also plans to air daily news and highlights programs along with several magazine shows paired with game telecasts.
Time Warner Cable owns and manages cable systems passing approximately 26 million homes in 33 states. The Company has 14.6 million customers for its various products, including video, high-speed data and residential telephone. This includes approximately 13.4 million basic video subscribers and more than 6 million customers who purchase more than one product as of December 31, 2006. Time Warner Cable includes some of the most technologically advanced and best-clustered cable systems in the country, with approximately 85 percent of the Company’s homes passed located in five geographic regions: New York state, the Carolinas, Ohio, southern California and Texas. It is the largest cable provider in the nation’s two largest cities, Los Angeles and New York. Leveraging its leadership in innovation and quality customer care, Time Warner Cable delivers advanced products and services such as video-on-demand, high-definition television, digital video recorders, high-speed data and Digital Phone.