Pac-12 Networks and Pac-12 Digital announce 2013 football signing day coverage plans

By Pac-12 Enterprises PR staff

Mike Yam, Rick Neuheisel and Yogi Roth Anchor 'Pac-12 Football Signing Day Special' on Pac-12 Networks Wednesday, February 6 at 5:00 PM PT

Signing Day Television Special Features Interviews with Pac-12 Football Coaches on Their Newest Commits

Pac-12.com Offers Special Signing Day 2013 Channel with Live Coverage and Up-to-the-Minute Content Starting at 6:00 AM PT

San Francisco, Calif. - February 1, 2013 - Only four weeks removed from the BCS Championship Game, college football programs across the country have been busy shaping their rosters for 2013 and beyond and Pac-12 Networks and Pac-12.com are the premiere destinations for the latest news surrounding Signing Day 2013 for Pac-12 Conference football programs.

Wednesday, February 6 at 5:00 PM PT, host Mike Yam will be joined by analysts Rick Neuheisel and Yogi Roth for the two-hour Pac-12 Football Signing Day Special. The trio will bring viewers full circle with all the latest signing and team class lists that were secured during the day. Additionally, the show will feature interviews with Pac-12 head coaches sharing their thoughts on their 2013 recruiting classes, as well as analysis surrounding what Pac-12 teams came out as the big winners in shaping their program for the future.

"Our conference football teams are excited to welcome in the newest class of talented student-athletes that will help build their programs for the next four years and we're going to bring that excitement to fans and viewers with our extensive signing day coverage on both Pac-12 Networks and Pac-12.com," said Lydia Murphy-Stephans, Pac-12 Networks Executive Vice President & General Manager. "Wednesday's programming is just a taste of what's to come with our robust spring football coverage plans. The Pac-12 Networks will bring fans live coverage of all 12 spring games, as well as interviews and updates from current and former Pac-12 stars."

Pac-12 Networks' Football Signing Day Special to include:

- Interviews with Pac-12 head coaches via Campus Cam technology on their signees
- Breakdown of which of the nation's top recruits committed to Pac-12 schools
- Neuheisel and Roth tell viewers how each team's recruiting class helped fill their needs
- A look at which signees will make an immediate impact on the field in 2013

Prior to the Football Signing Day Special on Pac-12 Networks, fans can follow their favorite teams' commitments on Pac-12.com starting at 6:00 AM PT Wednesday with senior correspondent Bryan Fischer providing text and video commentary as the letters come in. All the content online including live blog posts, video analysis and aggregated tweets will live within a dedicated signing day channel on Pac-12 Post.

Pac-12.com's Signing Day coverage to include:

- Fischer takes a look back at some of the best Pac-12 recruiting classes
- Links to live streams of head coach press conferences from various Pac-12 teams
- Aggregated tweets from Pac-12 football alumni, media and personalities on signing day
- Special signing day edition of Pac-12.com podcast with Yam, Neuheisel, Roth and Fischer recapping all the day's action and surprises

Wednesday's signing day coverage is a prelude to Pac-12 Networks and Pac-12.com's comprehensive spring football programming slate will include live telecasts of every Pac-12 spring football game, along with coach and player interviews.

About Pac-12 Enterprises
Headquartered in San Francisco's SOMA district, Pac-12 Enterprises is the new content and multiplatform media company for the Pac-12 Conference, a leader in collegiate athletics that includes 12 of the most prestigious universities in the world. Pac-12 Enterprises was created in 2011 to develop and launch the Pac-12 Networks and Pac-12 Digital and to control the distribution of the Pac-12 intellectual property rights in sports and other Conference initiatives. 

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