NASHVILLE --- The Ohio Valley Conference announced that Tennessee State will play in four of the six Conference football games this season that will be broadcast by Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. on the American Sports Network (ASN).
The American Sports Network is an initiative of the Sinclair Networks Group, LLC, owned by Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., which owns and operates programs and provides sales services to 162 television stations in 79 markets, reaching approximately 37.5 percent of U.S. television households. It includes FOX, ABC, CBS, MyTV, CW, NBC, Univision and Azteca affiliates.
The first two matchups include Tennessee Tech at Murray State (Sept. 26 at 6 p.m. CT) and Murray State at Southeast Missouri (Oct. 3 at 6 p.m. CT). The third overall game in the series will be played on Saturday, October 10 and feature Tennessee State at UT Martin in a 2:30 p.m. CT kickoff. The fourth overall game in the series will be Eastern Illinois at Tennessee State on Saturday, October 17 at 6:00 p.m. CT. The fifth overall game in the series will be played on Saturday, November 7 and feature Murray State at Tennessee State in a 2:30 p.m. CT kickoff. The sixth and final game of the schedule will be on Saturday, November 21 and feature Tennessee State at Tennessee Tech at 2:30 p.m. CT.
The exact stations each of the games will air will be announced at a later date.
The announcement of six Conference games on ASN follows the previous announcement of eight Conference contests on ESPN3 in addition to 30 games that can be seen on the OVC Digital Network, the league's web streaming initiative.
The ASN announcement brings TSU’s televised game total up to six games in 2015.
TSU Football on ASN
10/10 – Tennessee State at UT Martin at 2:30pm CT/3:30pm ET
10/17 – Eastern Illinois at Tennessee State at 6pm CT/7pm ET
11/7 – Murray State at Tennessee State at 2:30pm CT/3:30pm ET
11/21 – Tennessee State at Tennessee Tech at 2:30 pm CT/ 3:30pm ET
Courtesy Ohio Valley Conference