The W
Views: 121280018
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
27.2.10 0310
The 7 - Basketball - Mega March Madness: Dish only? Register and log in to post!
(880 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (6 total)
odessasteps
Scrapple
Level: 132

Posts: 1594/5065
EXP: 26816745
For next: 315259

Since: 2.1.02
From: MD, USA

Since last post: 985 days
Last activity: 952 days
#1 Posted on 6.3.04 1908.59
Reposted on: 6.3.11 1910.05

Anyone know:

Is the NCAA tournament full game package (a la NFL ticket or Extra Innings) going to be DirecTV only or will be it be offering through InDemand on digital cable?

Perhaps those of you that work in the cable industry know that answer...
Promote this thread!
Guru Zim
SQL Dejection
Administrator
Level: 143

Posts: 2181/6117
EXP: 35668435
For next: 163460

Since: 9.12.01
From: Bay City, OR

Since last post: 5 days
Last activity: 3 days
AIM:  
ICQ:  
Y!:
#2 Posted on 6.3.04 2000.38
Reposted on: 6.3.11 2001.25
Call your cable company and ask - I'm not sure on this one.
redsoxnation
Scrapple
Level: 156

Posts: 3423/7534
EXP: 47749977
For next: 739751

Since: 24.7.02

Since last post: 1337 days
Last activity: 1337 days
#3 Posted on 6.3.04 2010.58
Reposted on: 6.3.11 2011.01
Looking at my local Cox PPV page, it doesn't show the NCAA Tourney on Digital PPV, so it probably is only on Dish.
However, Extra Innings is listed as part of the Digital Line-up.
odessasteps
Scrapple
Level: 132

Posts: 1595/5065
EXP: 26816745
For next: 315259

Since: 2.1.02
From: MD, USA

Since last post: 985 days
Last activity: 952 days
#4 Posted on 6.3.04 2031.27
Reposted on: 6.3.11 2031.38

It finally occurred to me to go to the DirecTV web page.

It's apparently Dish Exclusive. >:

I guess I'll be sports barring Thursday and Friday.
Grimis
Scrapple
Level: 127

Posts: 2903/4700
EXP: 23556618
For next: 170013

Since: 11.7.02
From: MD

Since last post: 2127 days
Last activity: 581 days
#5 Posted on 8.3.04 0939.07
Reposted on: 8.3.11 0940.45
I think this has something to do with a Viacom/DishNetwork flap. My local Viacom-owned broadcast station was urging DishTV subscribers to call in and urge DishTV not to drop the affiliate, Nickelodeon, or Comedy Central. So it may have something to do with that.


Here is more...
odessasteps
Scrapple
Level: 132

Posts: 1598/5065
EXP: 26816745
For next: 315259

Since: 2.1.02
From: MD, USA

Since last post: 985 days
Last activity: 952 days
#6 Posted on 8.3.04 1053.13
Reposted on: 8.3.11 1053.23

I saw the Dish Network scroll last night on Comedy Central, during an SNL rerun, I think.
ALL ORIGINAL POSTS IN THIS THREAD ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Thread ahead: Grant Hill Comeback #986759 Status
Next thread: Can YOU pass Jim Harrick Jr.'s test?
Previous thread: "Phil Jackson in New Jersey makes sense"
(880 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
The 7 - Basketball - Mega March Madness: Dish only?Register and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

ZimBoard
©2001-2015 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.188 seconds.