FSN Northwest to Televise Apple Cup Game
Nov. 12, 2009
SEATTLE - The University of Washington's November 28 home football game against the Washington State University - the Apple Cup, sponsored by Boeing - will kick-off at 3:30 p.m. and will be televised live from Husky Stadium by the school's local broadcast partner FSN Northwest.
FSN Northwest will open coverage of the 102nd meeting between the schools at 2:30 with a pre-game show hosted by former UW softball All-America Angie Mentink. Tom Glasgow, Mack Strong will provide game analysis from the press box, while Jen Mueller and Jason Stiles will offer sideline reports during the game. After the game, Mentink and crew will offer post-game analysis that will be televised at 10:30 p.m., following the USC/UCLA game that evening.
FSN Northwest will also a variety of Apple Cup-related programming during the week. An announcement of those plans is expected soon.
Tickets to the Apple Cup, as well as Washington's season finale against Cal, are available by calling the Husky Ticket Office at 206/543-2200 or by visiting online at www.GoHuskies.com.
FSN Northwest is the cable home of the Seattle Mariners, Seattle Seahawks, Seattle Storm, Portland Beavers, Portland Timbers, Washington Huskies, Washington State Cougars, Oregon State Beavers and Gonzaga Bulldogs. The network delivers more than 350 live events each year - all of which are also available in high definition on FSN HD - to more than 3.4 million cable and satellite homes in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana and Alaska. FSN Northwest is a member of the Liberty Sports Group, which also includes the regional sports networks FSN Pittsburgh and FSN Rocky Mountain (and sub-region FSN Utah). The three networks combined reach more than 8.5 million viewers across 17 states and own exclusive programming and distribution partnerships with more than 23 professional and collegiate teams. Liberty Sports Group is a controlled subsidiary of Liberty Media Corporation attributed to the Liberty Entertainment Group (Nasdaq: LMDIA). For more information, please visit www.fsninsider.com.