Sept. 3, 2009
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -
The Crimson Tide Sports Network is joining CBS Interactive for internet distribution of its game-day radio broadcasts for and other audio programming, as well as Crimson Tide video. Alabama fans will be able to access the radio broadcasts through the Tide TV link or the audio/video link on RollTide.com.
The radio component of Tide TV will include broadcasts of football, men's basketball, women's basketball and baseball games as well as the network's weekly coaches' show, "Hey Coach".
"We are delighted to join an on-line broadcast service with as much experience and expertise as CBS Interactive," said Jim Carabin, general manager of Crimson Tide Sports Marketing, a property of Learfield Sports and the multimedia rights holder for Alabama Athletics.
Fans may access the new on-line service through RollTide.com and the Tide TV link. The monthly access fee for the new service will be $12, which will include all radio broadcasts plus video highlights and live video of the Crimson Tide in action. Alabama fans can also purchase an annual subscription for $120, a savings of two months for buying the whole year.