Written By: NM State Athletic Dept.
DENVER, CO - ESPNU announced today that it will televise three Western Athletic Conference women's volleyball regular-season matches this season, including a match featuring the New Mexico State volleyball team.
The Aggie volleyball team will be on ESPNU, Thursday, Oct. 22 with the match now set for a 9 p.m. (MT) start. NM State faces Fresno State that day in an important conference match.
"We're excited to get that kind of exposure," head coach Mike Jordan said. "With AggieVison doing what they have done to give us exposure around the country, this is great because this is an even bigger network. It should help with recruiting and the program overall. It's a good thing for everybody in the WAC."
ESPNU is a multimedia college sports brand, highlighted by a 24-hour television network and Web site - ESPNU.com. The ESPNU schedule features more than 550 live events (regular-season and championships) annually. Action includes a variety of top football and men's and women's basketball mixed with baseball, softball, volleyball, lacrosse, ice hockey, wresteling and more.
ESPNU is available nationwide in more than 47 million households and has long-term carriage agreements with nine of the top 10 providers - Charter, Comcast, Cox, Direct TV (CH. 614), DISH Network (CH. 148), Mediacom, Time Warner Cable, Verizon FiOS TV, and AT&T U-verse.
Complete 2009 WAC Volleyball ESPNU Schedule
Monday, Oct. 19 - Idaho at Utah State 9 p.m. (MT)
Thursday, Oct. 22 - Fresno State at New Mexico State 9 p.m. (MT)
Thursday, Oct. 29 - Hawai'i at Fresno State 9:30 p.m. (MT)
Wednesday, Nov. 25 - WAC Tournament Championship Match 7:30 p.m. (MT)