YORK, PA - B2 Networks and York College (Pa.) today announced a
multi-year partnership to broadcast live basketball games via the
world's leading broadband broadcaster. With the new alliance
that begins during the 2007-08 season, York becomes the first
member of the Capital Athletic Conference to partner with B2
Networks. Men's and women's basketball home games as well as
away games hosted by B2 Networks partners will be broadcast on the
"We are very excited about partnering with B2 Networks for the upcoming basketball season," stated Sean Sullivan, the York College Assistant Dean for Athletics and Recreation. "Our basketball teams enjoy high profiles, and B2 Networks will allow even more people to enjoy the quality of our programs. We are looking forward to increasing the visibility of our basketball squads in addition to providing alumni, family and friends the ability to follow the men's and women's teams throughout the season."
By teaming with B2 Networks, York basketball will be available for viewing by a global audience. Live basketball games will be aired through the school's athletic website http://www.ycpspartans.com as well as http://www.b2livetv.com. Fans wanting to watch Spartans basketball via B2 Networks will need a high-speed Internet connection and a current version of Microsoft Windows Media Player. Games will be sold on an individual basis for $6 (US), and a season pass to view all York men's and women's basketball games broadcast on B2 Networks for $50 (US) will become available in the near future.
"We are always proud to announce another great partnership with an outstanding collegiate institution like York College," stated Richard Brosal, B2 Networks Executive Vice President for Business Operations and Marketing. "With traditionally strong basketball teams, Spartans fans around the globe will be excited to follow their favorite team's quest for a Capital Athletic Conference championship and a berth in the NCAA Tournament."
B2 Networks is a premier provider of reliable and secure international television and pay-per-view broadcasting systems. Our worldwide network of arenas, stadiums, local venues and data centers are currently in use to distribute live sports and events to personal computers, television screens, mobile devices and commercial venues around the world. Working with organizations such as the AHL, ECHL, NLL, IHL, USHL, NAHL, Arena Football Leagues, Fitness Universe and selected NCAA and NAIA conferences and member institutions, B2 Networks has established itself as a leader in innovative global direct to home, mobile and television broadcasting. For the B2 Networks' Programming Guide visit www.b2livetv.com, or for information about B2 Networks, visit www.b2now.com.