HAMDEN, Conn. - The Quinnipiac University men's lacrosse team's game at Denver on Sunday, April 11 will be a part of the Eastern College Athletic Conference's "Game of the Week" Package, it was announced this week by the league office. Commissioner of the ECAC Rudy Keeling announced that the conference will have a five-game television package during the 2010 ECAC lacrosse season.
"The ECAC is thrilled to be able showcase the talents of the student-athletes in our lacrosse league on national television," Keeling said. "Not only will being on television create a positive atmosphere for the games, but it will also allow the country to see how competitive our league is."
The season-long package features some of the best lacrosse teams in the nation, including several top 25 teams battling for conference supremacy. Legendary lacrosse broadcaster Leif Elsmo, who has announced lacrosse games for more than 20 years, will be the primary broadcaster for all five games.
The Bobcats' "Game of the Week" will be this Sunday, April 11 as Quinnipiac travels to Denver at 1 p.m. EST and 11 a.m. MST. The last game of the package will be on Saturday, May 1 as the Buckeyes of Ohio State host Bellarmine at 1 p.m. at Ohio Stadium.
BROADCAST APRIL 11
MSG PLUS+; Comcast SportsNet New England; The Comcast Network (Philly Zone and Mid Atlantic Zone); Time Warner Cable, SportsNet, Rochester; Time Warner Cable, SportsNet, Buffalo; TW Sports 26, Central NY (Syracuse); TW 3, Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY; Cox Sports Television, New England - RI and CT; Fox College Sports - Comcast 415/DIRECTV Channel 617; Comcast Entertainment Television - Denver/Colorado Springs.
MASN - Sunday, April 11 at 7 p.m.; Fox Sports, Pittsburgh - Friday, April 16 at 12:30 p.m.; Cox Sports Television, South - Sunday, April 11 at 4 p.m.; Bright House Sports Network - Monday, April 12 at 1 p.m.; DIRECTV Sports Pak; Dish Multi-Sport package and AT&T U-Verse Sports Pak.
For more information and to see what networks will be broadcasting the game, please visit http://www.ecacsports.com/lacrosse/2010/news/2010_TV_package.