Sept. 14, 2010
New start times for Omaha, Western games
MARYVILLE, Mo.-Broadcast and kickoff times are set for the televised conference football games on the MIAA Broadcasting Network, the league office announced last week.
Saturday's Northwest game against Nebraska-Omaha will broadcast live at 6 p.m. CT (6:20 p.m. kickoff). The Bearcats' Oct. 2 home game against Missouri Western will broadcast live at 2 p.m. CT (2:20 p.m. kickoff). The Bearcat Zone will begin at noon Oct. 2 at Raymond J. Courter College Pavilion across from the stadium.
The games will be carried live on KSMO Channel 62 in the Kansas City area as well as several cable systems throughout the MIAA geographical footprint, including Cox Communications in Kansas, Cablevision in St. Joseph, Mo., Eagle Communications in Hays, Kan., and Mediacom cable systems in Springfield, Columbia, and Jefferson City, Mo. The network will be available to more than 1.5 million households.
The MIAA has partnered with Kansas City-based Niles Media Group to provide production, distribution and media sales for the broadcast network. The founders of Niles Media Group -- John Denison, John Sprugel and Neil Harwell -- have created and operated two other regional sports channels and will all play active roles in the broadcasts produced this year for the MIAA Network.
Northwest's remaining games with start times:
|Sept. 18||at Nebraska-Omaha||6:20 p.m.|
|Sept. 25||at Truman||1 p.m.|
|Oct. 2||Missouri Western||2:20 p.m.|
|Oct. 9||at Missouri Southern||6 p.m.|
|Oct. 16||Emporia State||1 p.m.|
|Oct. 23||at Washburn||1 p.m.|
|Oct. 30||Fort Hays State||2 p.m.|
|Nov. 6||at Central Missouri||1:30 p.m.|
|Nov. 13||vs. Pittsburg State*||2 p.m.|
|* - Fall Classic at Arrowhead Stadium IX|
For more information, please contact:
Phillip Dowden, Media Relations/Sports Information
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