Pac-12 Networks announces distribution partnership with over-the-top streaming service Vidgo
Jan 21, 2020
Pac-12 Network to be available on Vidgo “Core” package
All seven Pac-12 Networks channels to be available on Vidgo “Plus” package
SAN FRANCISCO– Pac-12 Networks announced a distribution partnership with Vidgo, an Internet-based, over-the-top (OTT) television streaming service. As part of the agreement, Pac-12 Network, the Networks’ primary national channel, is now available to all subscribers of the Vidgo “Core” package, which includes more than 60 channels and comprehensive sports coverage for just $39.99 per month. In addition, all seven Pac-12 Networks channels, including six regional channels, are also now available to Vidgo subscribers as part of its “Plus” package, which includes more than 80 channels and is available for an additional $10 per month.
The launch of Pac-12 Networks on Vidgo during the heat of basketball conference play gives subscribers access to nearly 120 Pac-12 men’s and women’s basketball games through the end of the season, including coverage of the 2020 Pac-12 Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournaments in Las Vegas. Pac-12 Networks is the home for the most extensive basketball coverage for the Conference of Champions, televising more than 270 matchups across Pac-12 men’s and women’s basketball for the 2019-20 season.
“As an emerging player in the OTT space, we are very excited to partner with Vidgo and make Pac-12 Networks available to all of their subscribers,” said Henry Watson, Pac-12 Networks Vice President of Distribution and Partner Marketing. “Given their strong sports portfolio, Pac-12 Networks is an excellent complement to Vidgo’s comprehensive professional and collegiate sports offerings.”
A diverse content and channel offering
The ability to stream on three simultaneous devices at home or on the go
Social TV platform powered by Kiswe Mobile
Live local channels in select initial markets from ABC, Fox, and My Network TV
National content providers – ESPN, Disney, Freeform, FX, National Geographic, Fox, Discovery, A&E, and ViacomCBS
Sports – ESPN, Fox Sports, NFL Network, Pac-12 Network, Stadium, and beIN Sports
News – Fox News, Fox Business, Cheddar, participating ABC and Fox local station news
Access to full programming lineup at home or on the go
“As a Pac-12 alum and an avid fan of the Conference of Champions, I am proud to add Pac-12 Networks to our ever-growing sports portfolio,” said Shane Cannon, Vidgo CEO. “With the addition of Pac-12 Networks, Vidgo now offers subscribers access to almost every major collegiate sports network at one of the most affordable rates in the market.”
More information on Vidgo, including a channel line-up and pricing options, is available at Vidgo.com. More information on Pac-12 Networks’ schedule of live events is available at Pac-12.com.
Vidgo joins the Pac-12 Networks list of OTT and cable providers, which includes Comcast / Xfinity, Charter / Spectrum, Cox, Dish, fuboTV, TVision, Frontier, Sling TV and many others.
About Pac-12 Networks
Pac-12 Networks is the innovative TV and multimedia company of the Pac-12 Conference and is the first such company to be wholly owned by 12 universities. Pac-12 Networks incorporates one national and six regional television networks, plus extensive digital content accessible through social media, university websites and Pac-12 Now, its TV Everywhere service. Each year, Pac-12 Networks offers live coverage of 850 sporting events, making it one of the top live sports producers in the country. In addition, Pac-12 Networks creates extensive original programming, provides visibility for marquee football and basketball events as well as traditionally under-served women’s and Olympic sports. Pac-12 Networks also provides training and paid internships for thousands of students of the Pac-12’s member universities, preparing them for careers in media. With headquarters in San Francisco’s SOMA District, Pac-12 Networks draws on the creative, entrepreneurial and technological culture of the Bay Area and nearby Silicon Valley. For more information, go to http://pac-12.com/networks.
Vidgo is a prepaid over-the-top television streaming service with the most popular live Sports, Entertainment, Family, and Latino programming at an affordable price. Each package includes three simultaneous device streams and is available at home or on the go. With no fees for equipment, no credit checks, and no contracts everyone qualifies for Vidgo. For more information visit www.vidgo.com or contact email@example.com.