The Patriot League has reached a brand new, multi-year media rights extension with ESPN, the Patriot League and ESPN announced on Tuesday.
The settlement will preserve ESPN+ because the unique digital dwelling for dwell and archived Patriot League sporting occasions, together with soccer.
“The chance to current our dwell occasions and tales on the main sports activities streaming service is vital to our member establishments and followers,” Patriot League Commissioner Jennifer Heppel mentioned. “That’s why we’re thrilled to proceed our relationship with ESPN to showcase the Patriot League and our student-athletes on a platform devoted to excellence.”
ESPN+ will stream greater than 750 Patriot League occasions yearly underneath the brand new settlement.
“We’re delighted that ESPN+ will stay the unique dwelling of greater than 750 annual Patriot League occasions,” mentioned Dan Margulis, ESPN Senior Director, Programming & Acquisitions. “We’ve loved a profitable collaboration with the Patriot League and stay up for persevering with to showcase their proficient student-athletes, aggressive rivalries and great establishments within the years forward.”
The Patriot League presently consists of seven members: Bucknell Bison, Colgate Raiders, Fordham Rams, Georgetown Hoyas, Holy Cross Crusaders, Lafayette Leopards, and Lehigh Mountain Hawks.
Patriot League Soccer Schedule