Nov. 18, 2013
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Crimson Tide football fans have several viewing options available for the upcoming football game against the UTC Mocs. As previously announced, the game scheduled for 1 p.m. CST on Saturday, Nov. 23 will be available via pay-per-view, televised live in both High Definition (HD) and Standard Definition (SD).
Fans throughout Alabama and Tennessee will have access to the game by making a one-time purchase through their respective cable or satellite provider. The select cable providers, Dish Network, DirectTV and AT&T U-verse will offer the PPV game for residential purchase starting at $29.95 in advance or $34.95 on game day. Additionally, commercial establishments can purchase the PPV game for $300. Fans are encouraged to contact their respective provider for specific details about pricing and when the game will be available for purchase.
The pay-per-view telecast, featuring Chris Stewart and former Alabama Quarterback Tyler Watts calling the action, is made available by Crimson Tide Sports Marketing, a joint venture of Learfield Sports and IMG College. Fans living in the following areas will have access to the game and must order it directly through their respective provider: Dothan, Montgomery-Selma, Birmingham and Huntsville-Decatur, Ala.; Mobile, Ala.-Pensacola, Fla.; Panama City, Fla. and Columbus, Ga. The Tennessee viewing areas include Memphis, Jackson, Nashville, Chattanooga, Knoxville and Tri-Cities, as well as Paducah, Ky. Additionally, a comprehensive listing of cable providers and respective cities is listed in the ordering options.
"The pay-per-view game provides a great opportunity for fans of the nation's top team to watch their favorite team on TV, online or via mobile in multiple states," said Learfield Sports' VP Digital, Television Media Diane Penny. "We're pleased to offer this option and encourage fans of both schools to contact their respective provider to line up their purchase in advance, in the selected format in which they want to view the game."
The game will also be available live for fans throughout Alabama and Tennessee via rolltide.com and select wireless devices for a one-time payment of $34.95 via TideTV. Current TideTV subscribers can log in with their accounts, but will need to purchase this event separately. New users to TideTV will need to create a log-in and password prior to purchasing the one-time game. Alabama fans wishing to subscribe to more expansive content housed only on TideTV can subscribe by visiting www.rolltide.com/TideTV.