When speaking at the Bloomberg Sports Business Summit yesterday, Big East commissioner Val Ackerman announced that the conference is partnering with Fox Sports to start an online digital network to supplement Fox Sports 1 & 2's coverage of conference athletics.
Today, the Big East sent out their official release on the announcement which included more details on the network, which will include coverage of women's basketball and the Big East's 20 Olympic sports starting this month.
- Year-round HD digital channel offering free live streaming of 80-100 sporting events annually
- Big East will have own channel within the FOX Sports GO app
- The channel will be launched on September 25th
- Additional non-live games and other Big East-related content will also be featured on the channel