Posted on March 12, 2014
As students across the country begin making plans to get in on March Madness, don’t forget that you too can get the best ticket in the house! Conveniently, yours includes a comfy couch and access to your refrigerator! Your all-access pass to the most storied rivalries in college athletics is possible through the variety of sports packages offered by DISH Network - Sign up today! Whether you’re an alumnus of the big state college or just a fan of the local university, you can get access to NCAA coverage from across the country in time for March Madness! With ESPN Full Court from DISH Network, gain access to top conference match-ups across the country including: ACC, AMERICA EAST, ATLANTIC SUN, BIG 12, BIG EAST, COLONIAL, HORIZON, MAAC, SEC, SOUTHLAND, SUN BELT and WAC. [You read correctly; DISH recently announced that it will be the first nationwide carrier of the Southeastern Conference. Read more about the agreement below.] Not looking to pay full price just for the last part of the basketball season? Well lucky you, DISH is now offering a half season offer of only $83 or 4 payments of $20.75! So even if you missed the regular season, you don’t have to worry about missing out on all the tournament action. Looking for a more well-rounded sports package? Get the Multi-Sport Pack from DISH Network to gain access to a variety of sports with programming from networks such as the Pac-12 Network, Big Ten Network, NFL RedZone, NFL Network, NBA TV, NHL Network, MLB Network and over 20 regional sports networks. Even after March Madness, you’ll still be able to catch all of your favorite SEC teams with a DISH sports package. The recent agreement between ESPN and DISH means nationwide coverage of the SEC will start August 14, 2014. Coverage of the SEC Network will also be available in DISH’s America’s Top 120+ and higher packages. The multiplatform network will not only be available on your TV in the comfort of your own home, but you will also be able to watch SEC coverage anytime, anywhere on your computer, tablet or mobile device. Between the network and its digital platform, you will get access to more than 1,000 live SEC events including: 45+ exclusive SEC football games, 100+ men’s basketball games, 60 women’s basketball games, 75 baseball games, 50 softball games. The network will also cover nationally competitive events, expert analysis and news (SEC.com). Financial terms and other details of the agreement were not disclosed. The channel information and details of the SEC Network will be available at a later date.