April 2, 2009
The Naval Academy and CBS College Sports Network have announced that the men's lacrosse game between the 17th-ranked Mids (7-3) and rival eighth-ranked Maryland (6-3) on Friday night at 7 p.m. ET will be available live and on-demand around the world via Internet video streaming as part of a special online event.
Current annual subscribers to Navy All-Access will receive the broadcast for FREE as part of their annual package. Those subscribers can log in with their Navy All-Access account and begin watching the game. All others can access the live video stream for a one-time payment of $7.95. Please note that monthly subscribers will have to purchase the pay-per-view.
The game also will be broadcast nationally on CBS College Sports Network, which is channel 274 on Comcast cable in the Annapolis area, as well as channel 613 on DirecTV and channel 152 on Dish Network/Echostar. For information on the availability of CBS College Sports in your area, click here.
The online video stream of the broadcast also will be free for current annual subscribers to CBS College Sports XXL - which gives fans additional access to content from schools in the CBS Interactive network across a variety of sports. For more information about CBSC XXL, click here.
The broadcasts will be some of the hundreds of events to be offered on a pay-per-view basis by CBS College Sports Network during the 2008-09 school year. Those include football, men's and women's basketball, soccer, volleyball, lacrosse, baseball and softball games. For a listing of upcoming pay-per-views, visit www.cbssports.com/ppvonline.
Annual subscriptions to Navy All-Access are $49.95 for a 12-month period. Fans who wish to purchase an Annual subscription to Navy All-Access can do so by clicking here. Annual subscribers receive all CBS College Sports pay-per-view broadcasts for free as part of their subscription.
About CBS College Sports Network
CBS College Sports Network is the leading digital and cable programming company dedicated to college sports. Connecting more fans to more college sports than any other company, its many platforms for programming distribution include CBS College Sports Network, televising regular-season and championship events for 35 men's and women's college sports; CBSCollegeSports.com and its network of nearly 250 official athletic sites; CBS College Sports All Access, broadband services providing live audio and video of more than 10,000 events annually; as well as satellite television and radio, in-flight entertainment, wireless networks and more. Further information is available at CBSCollegeSports.com.