Jan. 3, 2011
Patriot League All-Access
Center Valley, Pa. - The Patriot League schedule opens this weekend for both men and women's basketball, and fans will once again be able to watch all of the action on high-speed broadband through the All-Access package provided by the League and CBS Interactive.
The All-Access package is available for a price of $7.95 per month, which allows subscribers to see the live action of all available Patriot League basketball games as well as the archived content for past games. The cutting-edge technology takes viewers up close with multi-camera coverage. To purchase the All-Access package, click here or go to the multimedia link at the right-hand sidebar of the front page at www.patriotleague.org.
Almost every regular-season and Patriot League Tournament game will be shown on high-speed broadband through the video streaming package. Patriot League openers this weekend include Lehigh at American, Bucknell at Navy, Lafayette at Holy Cross and Army at Colgate in men's basketball Saturday, with American at Lehigh, Navy at Bucknell and Holy Cross at Lafayette in Saturday's women's basketball action after Army and Colgate open the season in Hamilton on Friday.
This marks the fifth season for Patriot League All-Access, which includes more than 100 men and women's basketball games and a variety of Patriot League Championship events.
The new Patriot League All-Access multimedia player was launched in July with features that include expanded video navigation controls and advanced search functions to help you get the content you crave. A new on-page video player interface is compatible with Adobe Flash-enabled web browsers and offers a full-screen mode.
In addition to Patriot League basketball and Championship coverage, free content is available at All-Access with the magazine-format video Webcast "Sidelines: Inside the Patriot League" produced each week and interviews with head coaches and student-athletes appearing periodically.
"Today's Scholar-Athletes, Tomorrow's Leaders" - The Patriot League continually demonstrates that student-athletes can excel at both academics and athletics without sacrificing its high standards. The Patriot League's athletic success is achieved while its member institutions remain committed to its founding principle of admitting and graduating student-athletes that are academically representative of their class. Participation in athletics at Patriot League institutions is viewed as an important component of a well-rounded education.