TITLE

Big Ten Goes Wide

AUTHOR(S)
Umstead, R. Thomas
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;6/26/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 26, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a partnership formed by Fox Cable Networks to broadcast the college football game Big Ten Conference in 2007. Overview of the deal; Significance of the partnership to Big Ten audiences and alumni; Views of Bob Thompson, president of Fox Cable, on the Big Ten Channel.
ACCESSION #
21327773

 

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