The Fresno State Bulldogs’ 2023 home-opener will make FBS school soccer historical past as the primary completely Spanish-language tv broadcast, the college announced on Tuesday.
The sport is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 9, 2023 and can characteristic Fresno State of the Mountain West Convention internet hosting the Japanese Washington Eagles of the Massive Sky Convention at Valley Kids’s Stadium in Fresno, Calif. The historic contest might be televised by UniMás all through the Central Valley and it’ll kickoff at 9:00pm ET / 6:00pm PT.
“This can be a historic partnership for our college and our athletics division, because it aligns completely with our strategic priorities,” stated Fresno State President Saúl Jiménez-Sandoval. “Univision’s attain and affect in our area is unparalleled and our collaboration permits us to construct a strong pathway for our youth in our Valley to interact with Fresno State, now and sooner or later.”
The UniMás broadcast will characteristic play-by-play from six-time Emmy Award successful sportscaster Jessi Losada.
An English-language broadcast might be streamed stay by the Mountain West Community (MWN). The MWN broadcast will incorporate the radio broadcast from the Bulldog Sports activities Community, that includes Paul Loeffler, Pat Hill, and Cam Worrell.
“We’re proud to have a good time our partnership with Fresno State, and the beginning of Hispanic Heritage month, with this historic and first-of-its-kind broadcast,” stated Jose Elgorriaga, Vice President and Director of Gross sales for Northern California. “The Hispanic market is significant to our Valley and so vital for Fresno State now and sooner or later. We’re proud to assist facilitate even higher engagement between our viewers and our Valley’s college, Fresno State.”
UniMás might be discovered within the Fresno-Visalia DMA on digital channel 23 and digital channel 61, and within the Bakersfield DMA on digital channel 31. Additionally it is obtainable on YouTubeTV, fuboTV, DirecTV, and Dish Community on channel 271. UniMás can be streamed at television.univision.com or by way of the Univision Now app.
“Because the lone FBS establishment in California’s Central Valley, it’s extremely vital to our efforts to repeatedly have interaction with and develop the Purple Wave from Sacramento to Bakersfield, and naturally proper right here in Fresno County,” stated Director of Athletics Terry Tumey. “With the vast majority of the demographic make up of the Central Valley inhabitants being proudly Hispanic, it is a partnership that aligns completely with our fan engagement priorities and we’re grateful for the on-going assist from the Univision community as we each create historical past on this house.”