Midco Sports Network has announced that they will broadcast up to 45 live games, plus up to 40 weekly special shows featuring the University of North Dakota athletic program for the 2012-13 season (schedule follows).
“It is phenomenal to add such a great selection of UND games and special programming to our broadcast schedule,” said Midcontinent Communications' Vice President of Business Solutions Mark Powell. “We know UND fans will be happy to get a chance to catch all of the live action which will include hockey, football, volleyball, and basketball matchups on Midco Sports Net.”
Midco Sports Network will also partner with the University of North Dakota to include weekly shows featuring game analysis, interviews and reporting with several of the coaches of the University’s athletic program.
“This agreement continues to give all of our teams tremendous exposure and strengthens a great relationship between UND Athletics and Midco Sports Network,” said UND Director of Athletics Brian Faison. “Midco Sports’ commitment to improvements in production, the future conversion to high definition and the continued regional exposure is very important. Our fans will be thrilled with this partnership.”
This is a 5-year agreement with UND, Powell said.