02.08.2008 08:53 AM
Originally featured on BroadcastEngineering.com
ESPN360.com available free to college students and military personnel
ESPN360.com, the all-sports network’s live broadband network, is now available at no cost to millions of U.S. college students and U.S.-based military personnel. Users accessing ESPN360.com from an on-campus .edu or .mil network domain in the United States can now get access to hundreds of live college and professional sporting events each month.
With the ability to provide up to 10 simultaneous live events, ESPN360.com allows fans to choose the event they want to see in a main viewing window, while other events continue to play in smaller, live-action thumbnails.
ESPN360.com delivers more than 2500 live global sports events per year and is also available at no additional charge to fans that receive their high-speed Internet connection from an affiliated service provider. It is currently available via such Internet service providers as AT&T, Verizon, Insight, RCN, Frontier, Cavalier, Charter, Mediacom, Conway and Grande Communications.