|ESPN3 Set to Televise ASU-Memphis Football Game|
JONESBORO (6/6/12) – The Arkansas State Athletic Department announced Wednesday that ESPN has selected the Sept. 8 Arkansas-State Memphis football game, scheduled for a 6 p.m. kickoff at ASU Stadium, to be televised on ESPN3.com.
The Red Wolves now have four games set to be televised in 2012, including one on ESPN2 and two others on ESPNU. Additional television opportunities still exist for A-State, which played 10 televised games last season to match the school record that was initially set in 2010.
The first of three nationally-televised midweek games for A-State will be played Thur., Oct. 4 at Florida International. ESPNU will carry the ASU-FIU game, set to kickoff at 6:30 p.m. CT. The Red Wolves game at Louisiana-Lafayette on Tuesday, Oct. 23 will begin at 7 p.m. CT and air on ESPN2, while their Thursday, Nov. 8 home game against ULM will be broadcast by ESPNU and start at 6 p.m. CT.
ESPN3.com is ESPN’s live sports broadband network, giving fans a 24/7 online destination that delivers thousands of live sporting events annually. It is available at no additional cost to fans who receive their high-speed internet connection/cable subscription from an affiliated service provider, including Suddenlink in Jonesboro and Northeast Arkansas.
ESPN3 is currently available in more than 70 million homes. It is also available at no cost to approximately 21 million U.S. college students and U.S.-based military personnel via computers connected to on-campus educational networks and on-base military networks. The network is expanding to reach all screens.
Season tickets for ASU’s 2012 campaign are currently on sale at the ASU Ticket Office. The ticket office can be contacted at 870-972-ASU1, or tickets can be purchased online through A-State’s official athletic Web site AStateRedWolves.com.