Big Ten and CollegeSports.com Launch New BigTen.org
Aug. 3, 2004
PARK RIDGE, IL, August 3, 2004 - The Big Ten Conference and CollegeSports.com have launched BigTen.org (www.BigTen.org), the official site of the Big Ten, today. The new site will feature a larger collection of live and on-demand video and audio offerings, a new conference events calendar, and streamlined navigation throughout the site enabling Big Ten fans to access their favorite information more quickly. CollegeSports.com is a business unit of CSTV: College Sports Television (www.collegesports.com), the home of college sports.
"The launch of the new BigTen.org site, heading into the coming fall sports season, will give our national alumni and fan base greater access to their favorite teams and student-athletes," said Big Ten commissioner James E. Delany. "We are taking advantage of emerging technologies to create features and applications that will enable fans to remain informed and connected regarding Big Ten athletics."
College Sports TV, the fastest-growing independent cable network, is available to more than 20 million homes nationally on cable and satellite. The network is available on Comcast, Time Warner and, Adelphia cable systems, among others, and is also available on DirecTV (channel 610). For information on CSTV availability in particular markets, consumers can log on to www.collegesports.com/getcstv or call their cable or satellite operator.