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TEXAS A&M/SHSU Pay-Per-View Info

COLLEGE STATION–Texas A&M Athletics and its multimedia rights holder, Learfield Sports’ Texas A&M Sports Properties, today announced viewing opportunities for fans to be able to watch the game between No. 8 Texas A&M and Sam Houston State this Saturday, Sept. 7 at Kyle Field. Kickoff is set for 6 p.m. (CT).

Describing the action will be veteran play-by-play announcer Bill Land, record-setting Texas A&M wide receiver Shea Walker (analyst) and Texas Radio personality Kayce Smith (sideline). A four-year letterwinner, Walker finished his Texas A&M career in 1986 with 98 catches for 1,411 yards, which was a school record.

The game is being produced and distributed by FOX Sports Southwest. Each year, the SEC designates a home game for member institutions to offer on a pay-per-view basis.

Details for fans are as follows. Note that additional satellite provider information will be announced in the near future.

ON TELEVISION

In Texas (and select surrounding counties): purchased through respective cable or satellite provider at a suggested retail price of $39.95. Fans are encouraged to contact their cable or satellite provider to learn more about the PPV in their viewing market and exactly what day the game will be available for purchase.

Listed below are Texas program providers that will offer the telecast on a designated pay-per-view channel. Cable TV subscribers must have digital cable to order the telecast. Customers can purchase the game from their set-top boxes or by calling their program provider:

City    /   Program Distributors  /    PPV Channel
Abilene-Sweetwater   Suddenlink Communications 879/879
Amarillo   Suddenlink Communications 878/879
Aransas Pass   Cable One 507
Athens    Suddenlink Communications 878
Austin   Time Warner Cable 437
Beaumont   Time Warner Cable 938
Brazoria   Coastal Link Communications 510
Brenham   Suddenlink Communications 878
Brownsville   Time Warner Cable 938
Bryan/College Station   Suddenlink Communications 878
Clarksville   Suddenlink Communications 878
Conroe   Suddenlink Communications 878
Corpus Christi   Time Warner Cable 938
Dallas   Time Warner Cable 928
El Paso   Time Warner Cable 938
Gainesville-Whitesboro   Suddenlink Communications 878
Georgetown-Pflugerville   Suddenlink Communications 878
Gladewater   Suddenlink Communications 878
Gonzales   Time Warner Cable 938
Henderson   Suddenlink Communications 878
Houston   Comcast Cable 944
Huntsville   Suddenlink Communications 878
Jacksonville   Suddenlink Communications 878
Harlingen   Time Warner Cable 938
Kerrville   Time Warner Cable 938
Kingwood   Suddenlink Communications 878
Laredo    Time Warner Cable 938
Lubbock   Suddenlink Communications 878/879
Lufkin   Suddenlink Communications 878
McAllen   Time Warner Cable 938
Midland-Big Springs   Suddenlink Communications 878/879
Mineola-Grand Saline   Suddenlink Communications 878
Mineral Wells   Suddenlink Communications 878
Mt. Pleasant-Mt. Vernon   Suddenlink Communications 878
Nacogdoches   Suddenlink Communiations 878
Navasota   Suddenlink Communications 878
Odessa   Cable One 406
Paris   Suddenlink Communications 878
Pilot Point-Gunter   Suddenlink Communications 878
Plainview   Suddenlink Communications 878/879
Port Arthur   Time Warner Cable 938
Port Lavaca   Cable One 507
San Antonio   Time Warner Cable 78
San Angelo   Suddenlink Communications 878/879
Sulphur Springs-Winnesboro   Suddenlink Communications 878
Terrell   Suddenlink Communications 878
Tyler   Suddenlink Communications 878
Victoria   Suddenlink Communications 878
Waco   Time Warner Cable 437
Wichita Falls   Time Warner Cable 938

Satellite/Telco
Texas AT&T U-Verse 637/1637
DirecTV 787/787-1

Outside of Texas: The game will be available on ESPN GamePlan per SEC regulations. Contact your cable or satellite provider to check on the availability of ESPN GamePlan in your area.

ESPN GamePlan broadcast of the game will be BLACKED OUT in the state of Texas per SEC regulations.

WEB STREAMING

IN TEXAS: Fans will NOT be able to watch a live stream of the game inside the borders of the state of Texas.

SELECT AREAS SURROUNDING TEXAS: Per SEC and carrier rights restrictions, 12thMan.TV is able over a live, high-definition stream of the game to users that live within the following parishes and counties ONLY in Louisiana, Arkansas, Oklahoma and New Mexico:

LOUISIANA
Caddo
Bossier
Webster
Natchitoches
De Soto
Sabine

NEW MEXICO
Dona Ana
Lea
Curry

OKLAHOMA
Comanche
Carter
Stephens
Bryan

ARKANSAS
Miller

The PPV is not included in other 12th Man TV packages and must be purchased separately by existing 12th Man TV subscribers. More information on the web stream is coming shortly.

Fans eligible to purchase the event can choose to watch the game live on their home PC and/or through the official Aggie Athletics iPad app (app cost is an additional $5.99). For more information on the iPad app, visit the App Store and search “Aggie Athletics”.

OUTSIDE OF TEXAS AND PARISHES/COUNTIES LISTED ABOVE: The game is scheduled to be available on ESPN3 per SEC regulations. The game will NOT be available on ESPN3 inside the state of Texas or the parishes/counties listed above.

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