Aug. 27, 2014
- Each of K-State volleyball's 13 home matches this upcoming season will be broadcasted live on television, K-State Athletics and its television partners announced. K-StateHD.TV, the nation's most watched digital institutional network, will produce all 13 matches, with select games being carried on FOX Sports affiliates and Cox Communications.
FOX Sports will air six of the 13 matches live, including the home opener on FOX College Sports on September 4 against Arkansas. FOX College Sports will also broadcast the September 16 match against South Dakota State, the October 18 contest against Texas and the November 22 meeting against TCU. Two matches will be shown by FOX Sports Midwest: October 8 vs. Iowa State and October 22 vs. Oklahoma.
K-StateHD.TV and Cox Communications will also partner to air two of K-State's matches, including the September 8 tilt against Missouri State and the Sunflower Showdown matchup against Kansas on November 12.
K-StateHD.TV will provide exclusive coverage of five Wildcat matches, starting with the final two contests of the Varney's Invitational, September 5 vs. Middle Tennessee and September 6 vs. UCF. Other K-StateHD.TV-only matches include September 27 vs. Baylor, November 1 vs. Texas Tech, and November 29 vs. West Virginia. All matches will be shot and produced in high-definition, with audio from the K-State Sports Network flagship, News Radio 1350 KMAN-Manhattan.
All matches, home and away, can be heard on www.k-statesports.com and www.1350kman.com. Select matches will be aired on 1350 KMAN as well.
Ranked No. 1 in total viewership on CBS College Sports System for digital institutional networks since its inception in 2011, K-StateHD.TV is an exclusive high-definition online network providing Kansas State University a world-wide connection for athletic and academic endeavors. Combined with over 650 free videos, premium subscribers get nearly 1000 videos a year, including over 125 live athletic events. Other premium features include 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, volleyball, and baseball games. To learn more about K-StateHD.TV, or to subscribe to the service which starts as low as $9.95 a month, visit www.k-statehd.tv
Season tickets and single-match tickets are also available now and can be purchased by going to www.k-statesports.com/tickets
, calling 1-800-221 CATS (2287), or visiting the ticket office in Bramlage Coliseum.
Before the home opener on September 4, K-State opens its season on the road with the Green Bay Country Inn & Suites Tournament starting this Friday, August 29. The Wildcats will take on Green Bay, South Dakota and Arizona over the two-day tournament.