CBS College Sports Network Available to Fans for “ARMED FORCES APPRECIATION WEEK” from October 3 through 11 on Channel 457 and in High Definition on Channel 467
New York, October 1, 2009 – Time Warner Cable’s New York City Region is offering customers a free preview of CBS College Sports Network, the home of service academy football, from Saturday Oct. 3 – Sunday, Oct. 11, opening its signal to digital customers for the Network’s week of special programming saluting our nation’s armed forces and service academy football teams. “ARMED FORCES APPRECIATION WEEK” is highlighted by a tripleheader of games on Saturday, Oct 10, including Vanderbilt at Army (NOON, PM, ET), Navy at Rice (3:30 PM, ET) and TCU at Air Force (7:30 PM, ET), as well as in-depth studio coverage throughout the day.
CBS College Sports Network is available to Time Warner Cable’s New York City Region customers on channel 457 and in high definition on channel 467*. The Network will feature additional “ARMED FORCES APPRECIATION WEEK” programming leading up to the live game action on October 10, including classic games and original programming.
CBS College Sports Network, the original 24-hour college sports network, offers a comprehensive lineup of football programming during the 2009 season, including 50 live games, as well as studio shows and original programming. The schedule features the best of Conference USA, the Mountain West Conference, Navy, Army, NCAA Division II, and top high school football games. All college games are broadcast in high definition.
The Network’s regular season and championship event programming includes coverage of NCAA Division’s I, II, and III, showcasing over 25 men’s and women’s college sports, in addition to multiple NCAA championships. CBS College Sports Network is official cable home of the NCAA® Division I Men’s Basketball Championship, and is a leading programmer of women’s sports.
For CBS College Sports Network’s complete broadcast schedule, log on to www.cbscollegesports.com.
*Not available to customers in Hudson Valley.
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