Paige Pearson Meyer
Director of Public and Media Relations Midco®
605.275.6300 | Paige.Pearson@Midco.com
August 23, 2018 – Lawrence, KS: MidcoSN® has joined in partnership with the Jayhawk Television Network to carry KU Athletics programming for the 2018-2019 academic year. MidcoSN can be found on channel 32 (SD) and channel 622 (HD).
As members of the Jayhawk TV Network, MidcoSN will distribute KU football’s season opener on September 1 and six Men’s Basketball games (including the two exhibition contests). These broadcasts will be seen on MidcoSN on tape-delay.
Live programming on MidcoSN will feature 27 events, including “Late Night in the Phog,” several men’s and women’s Olympic sports, and the KU Spring Football game in 2019. In addition, Kansas fans will be able to catch every “Jayhawk Gameday Live,” a 30-minute pregame show and a 60-minute postgame show, for every KU football and men’s basketball content, live on MidcoSN.
“We are pleased KU has selected Midco Sports Network as a distribution partner for Jayhawk content,” said Vice President of MidcoSN Mark Powell. “Adding live, tape-delayed and original programming from Rock Chalk Video provides dedicated Jayhawk fans with a tremendous opportunity to keep up with their teams, and it complements the mission of our sports network.”
This release is available online in our Press Room.
About Midco Sports Network
Midco Sports Network provides live coverage of local sporting events and produces award-winning original sports programming. Since 2010, MidcoSN has delivered the sights and sounds of high school, collegiate, outdoors, motorsports and more to homes and businesses across the Midwest. MidcoSN Kansas launched in November 2017. It’s signature show – Midco Sports Tonight – airs weeknights at 6 pm. Visit MidcoSN.com/Kansas to learn more.