September 26, 2013

FOX College Sports To Televise Ivy League Football Package, Including Three Brown Games

NEW YORK and PRINCETON, N.J. -- FOX College Sports (FCS) announced today that it will televise seven Ivy League football games for the 2013 season. Three Brown games were selected for the schedule, including home games against Princeton and Penn, and the Bears' final regular season game at Columbia.

Featuring all eight Ivy League schools, the seven-game slate kicks off on Saturday, Sept. 28 as Dartmouth takes the field against Holy Cross at 7 p.m. ET in a non-conference matchup. Ivy League play on FCS gets underway over three-straight Saturdays in October with Dartmouth squaring off against Yale at 1:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, Oct. 12 Brown playing host to Princeton at 6 p.m. ET on Saturday, Oct. 19 at Brown Stadium, and Harvard hosting Princeton at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26.

Preseason favorite Penn battles Brown in Providence on Saturday, Nov. 2 at 12:30 p.m. ET, and on Saturday, Nov. 16, Cornell has a matchup against Columbia at 1 p.m. ET. Columbia closes out the schedule at home on Saturday, Nov. 23 against Brown at 1:30 p.m. ET.

Play-by-play announcer Eric Frede and former NFL linebacker Steve DeOssie P'07 will call the action.

"We are excited to enhance our national television presence that allows our fans and alumni to watch more Ivy League football games this season," said Robin Harris, Ivy League Executive Director. "Our League is fortunate to add FOX College Sports to our roster of television partners and expand our television exposures to showcase Ivy League football."

"The Ivy League is one of the most historic conferences in college football history," said Gary Ehrlich, Executive Vice President, FOX Sports Networks. "We are thrilled to be featuring all eight programs and showcasing their highly accomplished student-athletes to a national audience."

To find the channel listing for FOX College Sports on your system, visit http://fcs.channelfinder.net/start.asp.

 

2013 IVY LEAGUE FOOTBALL ON FOX COLLEGE SPORTS SCHEDULE (All times ET)

Date

Game, Time

Saturday, Sept. 28

Holy Cross at Dartmouth, 7 pm

Saturday, Oct. 12

Yale at Dartmouth, 1:30 pm

Saturday, Oct. 19

Princeton at Brown, 6 pm

Saturday, Oct. 26

Princeton at Harvard, 1 pm

Saturday, Nov. 2

Penn at Brown, 12:30 pm

Saturday, Nov. 16

Columbia at Cornell, 1 pm

Saturday, Nov. 23

Brown at Columbia, 1:30 pm