Football Goes Primetime with Harvard Hosting Brown on NBCSN
Portions courtesy of the NBC Sports Group
PRINCETON, N.J. -- Ivy League football goes primetime on Saturday, Sept. 28 as Harvard hosts Brown in a 7:30 p.m. showdown on the NBC Sports Network.
Brown and Harvard are meeting for the 113rd time with the Crimson holding an 80-30-2 record against the Bears. Harvard has won the last three games on its home field against Brown, scoring exactly 24 points in all three victories (24-17 in 2007, 24-21 in 2009 and 24-7 in 2011).
The Crimson is looking to start the season 2-0 for the second-straight year, while Brown seeks its first 2-0 start in three seasons (since 2010).
Randy Moss (play-by-play) and Ross Tucker (analyst) are set to be in the booth all season calling Ancient Eight gridiron action on the network.
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.
In other Ivy League action for Sept. 28, two games are slated for The Ivy League® Digital Network as Cornell travels to Yale for a Noon kickoff and Columbia squares off against Monmouth for the first time at 12:30 p.m. Dartmouth hosts its home opener against Holy Cross at 7 p.m. on FOX College Sports Central. The remaining two Ivy squads are on the road with Princeton at Georgetown in a 2 p.m. start from Nation's Capital and Penn at Villanova in 5 p.m. kickoff on The Comcast Network.