Fox Goes to School, CSTV Calls a Foul

Umstead, R. Thomas
May 2004
Multichannel News;5/31/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 22, p1
Focuses on the reaction of College Sports Television (CSTV) to the plan of Fox Sports Net to convert the trio of Fox Sports Digital into college-sports channels as of May 31, 2004. Allegation by CSTV President Brian Bedol that the creation of the channels was designed to intimidate CSTV; Comment from Fox Net President Bob Thompson about the plan; Plan of Fox Sports Net to pursue carriage deals with DirectTV and Dish owner Star Communications Corp.


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