FAQ

What You Get

Q: What is Pac-12 Networks?
A: Pac-12 Networks is a 24/7 media company that consists of one national and six regional TV networks, and digital properties designed to connect fans with their favorite teams and universities. The six regional networks represent each region of the Pac-12 territory; Arizona (Arizona and Arizona State); Bay Area (Cal and Stanford), Los Angeles (UCLA and USC); Mountain (Colorado and Utah); Oregon (Oregon and Oregon State) and Washington (Washington and Washington State). The networks’ digital properties include Pac-12.com, the official athletic sites and social media accounts of the universities and Pac-12 Now, the TV Everywhere service that allows fans to watch Pac-12 Networks remotely on any device.

Q: What sports and shows will be featured on Pac-12 Networks?
A: Pac-12 Networks offers 850 live events and more than 500 hours of original programming. All of the content does not fit on one network. We have 7 networks, one national network to showcase events and original programming from all 12 of our schools and 6 regional networks to super-serve Pac-12 fans by delivering additional events and content relevant to the two universities in that regional (e.g. Pac-12 Los Angeles will focus on UCLA and USC).

Q: What key content will be featured on each Network?

Pac-12 Network: Live events from all 12 universities including 35 football games, 100+ men’s basketball games, Pac-12 Championship events, more than 300 live Olympic sport events and original content such as Pac-12 Sports Report and The Drive: Pac-12 Football.

Pac-12 Arizona: Live events featuring University of Arizona and Arizona State University coverage in football, men’s & women’s basketball and Olympic sports.

Pac-12 Los Angeles: Live events featuring UCLA and USC coverage in football, men’s & women’s basketball and Olympic sports.

Pac-12 Bay Area: Live events featuring Cal Berkeley and Stanford University coverage in football, men’s & women’s basketball and Olympic sports.

Pac-12 Oregon: Live events featuring University of Oregon and Oregon State University coverage in football, men’s & women’s basketball and Olympic sports.

Pac-12 Washington: Live events featuring University of Washington and Washington State University coverage in football, men’s & women’s basketball and Olympic sports.

Pac-12 Mountain: Live events featuring University of Utah and Colorado University coverage in football, men’s & women’s basketball and Olympic sports.

Q: How do I know which of the seven Pac-12 Networks I have?
A: Check your channel guide (or channel lineup) as it is always the most reliable resource. You can use our Channel Finder (located on this page) to enter your zip code, select your TV provider and see the list of channels offered in your area.

Live Events & Shows

Q: How many live events do you televise on Pac-12 Networks?
A: Pac-12 Networks will televise 850 live events across the seven networks each year, including 30+ football games, 140+ men’s basketball games, 100+ women's basketball games, 90+ volleyball matches, 95+ baseball games, 100+ soccer games, 75+ softball games, 25+ women’s gymnastics and hundreds of other Olympic sporting events (swimming, tennis, track & field, etc.). Pac-12 Networks will also live stream hundreds of other events on Pac-12.com.

In addition to the live events, Pac-12 Networks also produces hundreds of hours of studio shows, exclusive content and original programming to provide fans with inside access and in-depth coverage of every Pac-12 game that they can’t find anywhere else. A description of our studio shows and original programming is listed below:

  • Pac-12 Sports Report - Pac-12 Networks' flagship show Sports Report - now on multiple nights - covers the Conference of Champions like no other. Live from Pac-12 Studios in San Francisco, Sports Report brings you the best of the best from the coast on the west...up-to-the-minute and in-the-moment.
  • The Drive: Pac-12 Football - Pac-12 Networks goes behind the scenes with The Drive: Pac-12 Football during the 2016 football season to give viewers an all-access look at the venerable football programs throughout the conference. The documentary-style program will guide viewers to each campus across the Pac-12’s west coast landscape, spotlighting the dedication required to compete at the highest level on the gridiron while showcasing the compelling student-athletes, coaches and stories of the 2016 campaign.
  • The 12 Best – A countdown style program that takes the very best the conference has to offer across various topics and ranks it from 12 to 1. From fantastic finishes to incredible plays, from electrifying players to unforgettable games, The 12 Best brings together an expert panel of analysts to sound off as they collectively chart the absolute finest of the Conference of Champions.
  • Pac-12 Football in 60 – It’s a no time-out, no-huddle offense -- just the game in condensed form. Each week Pac-12 Networks broadcasts each of the previous weekend’s games, cut-down to an action-packed hour. Football in 60 is the ideal football fix in a fast and furious format for the busy fan.
  • Ambassadors of the Game – Pac-12 Networks’ Ambassadors of the Game chronicles the international scope of the Pac-12 and the global outreach that the conference has developed overseas. A Pac-12 all-star team in Women’s Volleyball, comprised of standout players from throughout the Conference of Champions, is featured in a documentary-style program as they compete against professional teams abroad.

How To Get It

Q: How do I get Pac-12 Networks?
A: The process is simple. Just enter your zip code in our channel finder (located on this page) and you will be able to connect directly to a provider that carries Pac-12 Networks in your area or you can call 855-365-6683 and follow the prompts to be connected to one of the Pac-12 Networks providers in your area.

Q: What television providers carry Pac-12 Networks?
A: There are more than 70 TV providers carrying the Pac-12 Networks. Just enter your zip code in our channel finder (located on this page) and you will be able to connect directly to a Pac-12 Networks provider in your area.

Q: How can I contact my TV provider?
A: Here is the contact information for several video providers who carry Pac-12 Networks. If you are having issues gaining access to our content, we encourage you to contact your provider directly:

Q: If my TV provider does not carry Pac-12 Networks what are my options?
A: If your provider does not carry Pac-12 Networks the only way to gain access is to switch to one of the more than 70 TV providers that carry the networks. We know that switching providers can be a hassle so we’ve tried to make it easier for you. Just visit the channel finder on this page, enter your zip code and you will be able to connect directly to a provider that carries Pac-12 Networks in your area and learn about any special offers they might have.

Ways to Watch

Q: Will I be able to watch Pac-12 Networks on my mobile phone or other mobile devices?
A: Yes. You are able to view our seven TV networks live on your computers and mobile devices if your television provider supports TV Everywhere capabilities. Simply login at Pac-12.com or on our Pac-12 Now app with the username and password you set up with your television provider and you will be able to watch Pac-12 Networks anywhere and anytime you want.

Q: What devices do you support?
A: You can find a full list of devices that are currently supported by visiting http://pac-12.com/pac-12-now

Q: Why is there some content I'm not authorized to watch within Pac-12 Now or on Pac-12.com?
A: Pac-12 Networks produces 850 live events and more than 500 hours of original programming in HD and makes it available it to all providers. It is up to each provider to determine how the content is delivered to you. If your provider does not allow you to access your preferred content on Pac-12.com, Pac-12 Now, or on TV, we urge you to contact them and let them know you want it. To make contacting your provider easier, please use this form to email them directly or reach them through social media.

Q: I receive Pac-12 Network through my video provider, but only in standard definition. How do I get it in high-definition?
A: All TV providers carrying Pac-12 Networks offer at least one of the Pac-12 Networks in HD. Some offer all 7 in HD. If your provider offers any of the Pac-12 Networks in standard definition only, we encourage you to let them know you want your sports content in HD. To make contacting your provider easier, please use this form to email them directly or reach them through social media.

Q: I am a Pac-12 alum living in the six-state footprint, but do not have access to my preferred network. How do I get access to the Pac-12 regional network that I want?
A: Video providers offering the Pac-12 Networks are required to carry at least one of the networks, but have the freedom to offer all seven​ networks to their customers. If they are not offering your preferred network on TV or through Pac-12​ ​Now (TV Everywhere service), we encourage you to contact them to let them know you want it. To make contacting your provider easier, please use this form to email them directly or reach them through social media.

Q: My son/daughter is a student-athlete at a Pac-12 school and I would like to watch all of their games, but my provider does not carry the appropriate regional network. What should I do?
A: Video providers offering the Pac-12 Networks are required to carry at least one of the networks, but have the freedom to offer all ​seven​ networks to their customers. If they are not offering your preferred network on TV or through Pac-12​ ​Now (TV Everywhere service), we encourage you to contact them to let them know you want it.

Q: Does Pac-12 Networks have an online subscription service available to fans?
A: There are no current plans to provide an Internet-only subscription option in the United States. We do provide online access to all of our broadcast TV content including live events, through our TV providers.

Q: If I live outside of the United States how can I access Pac-12 Networks?
A: We have an online subscription service via EverSport and YouTube for fans living outside of the United States. To learn more about these services you can visit http://pac-12.com/pac-12-networks-international

DirecTV Answers

GET PAC-12 NETWORKS More than 70 TV providers, big and small, offer Pac-12 Networks to fans across the country. Our priority has always been to make sure that every fan has multiple options to get Pac-12 Networks in their area so they have access to more exciting Pac-12 content than they will find anywhere else. To find a TV provider in your area with Pac-12 Networks, visit the Channel Finder on this page and enter your zip code.

STATEMENT ON DIRECT TV
Pac-12 Networks continues to aggressively pursue carriage on DIRECTV. It is disappointing DIRECTV won’t deliver the content customers clearly want, but ultimately that is a decision they need to make. We encourage DIRECTV subscribers seeking access to Pac-12 Networks to contact the providers and echo our calls to have the network added to their systems.

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