TITLE

Altitude, ESPN Syndication Reach Collegiate Pact

AUTHOR(S)
Umstead, R. Thomas
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Multichannel News;7/19/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 29, p78
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the deal between sports networks Altitude Sports & Entertainment and ESPN Syndication Sales to distribute college sports programming. Acquisition by Altitude of the rights to the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference events in Colorado; Cable rights of Altitude to the games of the Denver Nuggets basketball team and the Colorado Avalanche hockey team; Terms of the agreement.
ACCESSION #
13832968

 

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