Football Enjoys Television Doubleheader on NBCSN, FOX College Sports This Saturday
Portions courtesy of the NBC Sports Group
PRINCETON, N.J. -- It is an Ivy League football television doubleheader on Saturday, Oct. 12 with Lehigh at Columbia on the NBC Sports Network and Yale at Dartmouth on FOX College Sports Central.
The day's gridiron action begins at Noon on NBCSN from Robert K. Kraft Field at Lawrence A. Wien Stadium as Columbia looks to pull off an upset over No. 17/14 Lehigh. The Mountain Hawks lead the all-time series 11-5-1 and has won four straight against the Lions dating back to 1995. Randy Moss (play-by-play) and Ross Tucker (analyst) are set to be in the booth all season calling Ancient Eight games on NBCSN.
New this season for Ivy League football on NBCSN, NBC Sports Live Extra -- NBC Sports Group's live streaming product for desktops, mobile devices, and tablets -- will stream the League's six-game package as well as all home Notre Dame football games.
For desktops, NBC Sports Live Extra can be accessed at NBCSports.com/liveextra. The NBC Sports Live Extra app for mobile devices and tablets is available at the App Store for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch and on select Android handset and tablet devices within Google Play.
NBC Sports Live Extra online features a simulcast of the broadcast feed in full HD quality plus one additional online-only bonus camera. The video player includes picture-in-picture capability and full DVR functionality, allowing the user to pause the live video and even review plays in slow motion.
Over on FOX College Sports Central at 1:30 p.m., Yale and Dartmouth meet for the 97th time, but just for the 21st time at Memorial Field. The Bulldogs lead the all-time series 53-37-6 and have won the last four games played on the Big Green's home turf. Play-by-play announcer Eric Frede and former NFL linebacker Steve DeOssie are slated to call the action from the booth with former Dartmouth quarterback Brian Mann reporting from the sidelines.
To find the channel listing for FOX College Sports on your system, visit http://fcs.channelfinder.net/start.asp.
In other action on Saturday, Harvard at Cornell is set to be streamed live at 12:30 p.m. on The Ivy League® Digital Network while the 1 p.m. start of Lafayette at Princeton can be seen live on ESPN3 and the Lafayette Sports Network. The remaining Ivies are on the road with Brown at Bryant (1 p.m.) and Penn at William & Mary (3:30 p.m.).