Comcast reaches agreement to carry SEC Network

Comcast reaches agreement to carry SEC Network

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PHILADELPHIA, Pa. and BRISTOL, Conn. (WATE) - Comcast has reached an agreement with ESPN to carry the SEC Network beginning at the start of the college football season this fall.

The first two University of Tennessee football games of the season are scheduled to be carried on SEC Network.

Comcast subscribers will also have authenticated access to additional live events scheduled for the SEC Network's and Comcast's digital platforms, including the Xfinity TV GO app and website, WatchESPN and SECNetwork.com.

The addition means SEC Network will be available to 46 million households nationwide.

SEC Network and its digital components are scheduled to offer more than 1,000 live events in its first year, including at least 45 exclusive SEC football games, more than 100 men's basketball games, 60 women's basketball games, 75 baseball games, 50 softball games and events across all of the SEC's 21 sports.

Xfinity TV customers can find the SEC Network on their channel lineup upon its launch by visiting www.XfinityTV.com.

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