All 29 Home Games to be Broadcast on TV
All 29 Home Games to be Broadcast on TV
MANHATTAN, Kan. – For the fourth straight year, K-StateHD.TV and its broadcast partners will join together to carry all 29 of K-State baseball’s home games on television during the 2015 season.
K-StateHD.TV and FOX Sports are partnering to show a combined 14 games on national television, with K-StateHD.TV producing the broadcasts on FOX College Sports and FOX Sports Midwest. FOX Sports Midwest will air the April 3 contest against West Virginia as well as the April 14 showdown against in-state rival Wichita State. Other FOX Sports games, including the rest of the West Virginia series and all of the Arkansas State series (May 1-3) will be carried on FOX College Sports regional affiliates.
In addition to FOX Sports, K-State will have five games broadcast on Cox Channel Kansas (formerly Cox Kansas 22), with three of the five produced by K-StateHD.TV. The slate of Cox Channel Kansas games begins with the two-game midweek series against Creighton on March 10-11 followed by the April 7 contest vs. Nebraska and Big 12 games on April 17 vs. Texas Tech and May 8 vs. Oklahoma. Along with the broadcast on COX Channel Kansas, K-StateHD.TV will simultaneously stream the games online.
K-StateHD.TV, No. 1 among all CBS institutions for viewers since its launch in 2010, will exclusively show nine nonconference games, including the series against Eastern Illinois (Feb. 27-March 1), Santa Clara (March 6-8) and Missouri State (March 13-15) as well as the midweek contest vs. Omaha (March 25).
For those interested in subscribing to K-StateHD.TV, the service is available for $9.95 per month and $99.95 per year. Subscribers have access to nearly 1,000 Wildcat videos a year, with premium features including pregame shows, weekly and postgame press conferences, and commercial-free on-demand viewing of every football game and all home men’s basketball, women’s basketball and volleyball games (within 72 hours of event).
For complete channel designations, please refer to the list below. Primary broadcasters for the games on FOX Sports and COX will be Brian Smoller on play-by-play and K-State baseball’s all-time winningest coach, Mike Clark, as an analyst.
In addition to the home games, 14 of K-State’s 27 away games are currently slated to be broadcast on TV, beginning with all four games at the Big 12/Pac-12 Challenge in Arizona shown live on Pac-12 Networks. Other away games to be aired on television include the Texas series from March 20-22 (Longhorn Network), at Omaha on April 8 (Cox Channel Kansas), the Baylor series from April 24-26 (FOX College Sports and FOX Sports 1), and the KU series from May 15-17 (ESPN3 and Jayhawk Television Network).
K-State opens its season with the Snowbird Classic in Port Charlotte, Florida this weekend while its home opener is set for February 27 vs. Eastern Illinois.
Season tickets are on sale now, with tickets starting as low as around $2 per game. Fans can purchase season tickets by clicking here, calling 1-800-221-CATS (2287) or stopping by the K-State Athletics Ticket Office in Bramlage Coliseum.
The on-sale date for single-game tickets as well as the release of the entire promotional schedule will be announced on February 12.
Complete Broadcast Schedule
|Feb. 27||Eastern Illinois||K-StateHD.TV|
|Feb. 28||Eastern Illinois||K-StateHD.TV|
|March 1||Eastern Illinois||K-StateHD.TV|
|March 6||Santa Clara||K-StateHD.TV|
|March 7||Santa Clara||K-StateHD.TV|
|March 8||Santa Clara||K-StateHD.TV|
|March 10||Creighton||COX Channel Kansas (online at K-StateHD.TV|
|March 11||Creighton||K-StateHD.TV on COX Channel Kansas (online at K-StateHD.TV)|
|March 13||Missouri St.||K-StateHD.TV|
|March 14||Missouri St.||K-StateHD.TV|
|March 15||Missouri St.||K-StateHD.TV|
|April 2||West Virginia||K-StateHD.TV on FOX College Sports-Pacific|
|April 3||West Virginia||K-StateHD.TV on FOX Sports Midwest|
|April 4||West Virginia||K-StateHD.TV on FOX College Sports-Pacific|
|April 7||Nebraska||COX Channel Kansas (online at K-StateHD.TV)|
|April 10||TCU||K-StateHD.TV on FOX College Sports-Pacific|
|April 11||TCU||K-StateHD.TV on FOX College Sports-Pacific|
|April 12||TCU||K-StateHD.TV on FOX College Sports-Pacific|
|April 14||Wichita St.||K-StateHD.TV on FOX Sports Midwest|
|April 17||Texas Tech||K-StateHD.TV on COX Channel Kansas (online at K-StateHD.TV)|
|April 18||Texas Tech||K-StateHD.TV on FOX College Sports-Pacific|
|April 19||Texas Tech||K-StateHD.TV on FOX College Sports-Central|
|May 1||Arkansas St.||K-StateHD.TV on FOX College Sports-Pacific|
|May 2||Arkansas St.||K-StateHD.TV on FOX College Sports-Central|
|May 3||Arkansas St.||K-StateHD.TV on FOX College Sports-Pacific|
|May 8||Oklahoma||K-StateHD.TV on COX Channel Kansas (online at K-StateHD.TV)|
|May 9||Oklahoma||K-StateHD.TV on FOX College Sports-Central|
|May 10||Oklahoma||K-StateHD.TV on FOX College Sports-Central|