No thanks to CBS Sports which has been slacking in sending me certain press releases, I’ve found this release and it’s quite important. CBS has announced that it will stream selected regular season college basketball games on CBSSports.com. These include Big East, Big Ten and SEC games. Take a look at the release which I managed to find at another website.
CBSSPORTS.COM & CBS SPORTS MOBILE TO STREAM LIVE BIG EAST, BIG TEN & SEC NCAA® BASKETBALL“College Basketball Live” to stream select NCAA on CBS broadcasts starting with South Carolina at *No. 2 Ohio State on Saturday, Dec. 18 live on CBSSports.com & CBS MobileFORT LAUDERDALE, FL, Dec. 15, 2010 - CBSSports.com and CBS Sports Mobile today announced they will again provide live streaming webcasts of select CBS Sports broadcasts of the NCAA on CBS, featuring NCAA basketball games from the Big East, Big Ten and SEC conferences during the 2010-11 season. College Basketball Live, which first premiered during the 2008-09 season, tips off this Saturday, Dec. 18 with the CBS Sports broadcast of South Carolina at *No. 2 Ohio State (2:00 p.m., ET).College Basketball Live will stream more than 20 college basketball games free of charge on CBSSports.com over the course of the 2010-11 season. Viewers of College Basketball Live will have the ability to access a scoreboard feature with in-game statistics as well as track college basketball scores and standings from around the country. Additional options include a live chat feature, video preview segments and on-demand highlights as the game progresses.New for the 2010-11 season, College Basketball Live allows viewers to virtually “check in” to the game, giving users the ability to share their experience and support their team with others in their social network. CBSSports.com offers users the ability to check in for all College Basketball Live games as well as Top 25 college basketball, college football bowl games, and NFL GameCenters.
Mobile users can access College Basketball Live on the CBS Sports Mobile iPhone app, providing fans free, live streaming video from the entire slate of live college basketball games on CBSSports.com. The CBS Sports Mobile iPhone app will also provide full NCAA Division I college basketball scoreboards, individual GameTrackers for top 25 matchups, polls, headlines, and standings. The CBS Sports Mobile iPhone app is available for iPhone and iPod Touch users.“We’re thrilled to have a tremendous slate of live college basketball games on CBSSports.com,” said Jason Kint, Senior Vice President and General Manager, CBSSports.com. “Over the course of 2010, CBSSports.com has streamed nearly 11,000 live sports events and press conferences and we look forward to building on that in 2011.”
Selected highlights from 2010-11 College Basketball Live schedule on CBSSports.com & CBS MobileAll times ET
- Sat. Dec. 18: South Carolina @ Ohio State (2:00 p.m.)
- Fri. Dec. 31: Kentucky @ Louisville (12:00 p.m.)
- Sat. Jan. 22: Ohio State @ Illinois (12:00 p.m.)
- Sat. Jan. 29: Minnesota @ Purdue (1:00 p.m.)
- Sun. Feb. 6: Michigan State @ Wisconsin (1:00 p.m.)
- Sun. Feb 26: Syracuse @ Georgetown (12:00 p.m.)
- Sun. Feb 26: Florida @ Kentucky (4:00 p.m.)
- Sat. Mar. 5: Villanova @ Pittsburgh (4:00 p.m.)
- Sun. Mar. 13: Big Ten Tournament Championship (3:30 p.m.)
This is pretty big news. Note to CBS? Make sure you send me these so I can post them right away.