CU Game to Air on FCS at 11:30 a.m.

MANHATTAN, Kan. - Kansas State and Fox Sports Net officials announced Friday that the October 24 Big 12 Conference football matchup with Colorado will be broadcast live to a national audience at 11:30 a.m. on Fox College Sports.

The contest will mark the third overall appearance for the Wildcats on FCS this season and the sixth time in the first eight weeks that a K-State game will be made available to fans.

Tickets for the October 24 homecoming matchup with Colorado are still available, including $20 ticket options for K-State Alumni Association members. The most convenient way to order is online at k-statesports.com. Tickets may also be purchased in person at the K-State Athletic Ticket Office in Bramlage Coliseum or by calling 1-800-221-CATS.

Fox College Sports (FCS) is one of three nationally distributed college sports networks (FCS Pacific, FCS Central, and FCS Atlantic) delivering premium collegiate programming from across the country. 

The game against the Buffaloes can be found on DirecTV Channel 617 and also as a part of Dish Network's Multi-Sport package. Visit foxcollegesports.com to see if your local cable provider carries the network.

FCS features men's and women's competitions across a broad range of NCAA-sanctioned sports highlighted by perennial powers from the ACC, Big 12, Pac 10, SEC, as well as other top conferences.  The three networks combine to telecast more than 900 live NCAA events over the course of a year and are available to approximately 54 million digital homes across the country.

K-State hosts Texas A&M this Saturday in a game that will also be nationally televised by Fox College Sports. Kickoff from Bill Snyder Family Stadium is set for 6:10 p.m. Tickets also remain for Saturday's game, including the Wildcat 4-Pack which allows fans to purchase four reserved seats for just $99.