FOX Sports Ohio And Xavier Enter Into New Three-Year Deal
Sept. 1, 2011
Cincinnati, OH --- FOX Sports Ohio and Xavier University have entered into a three-year television rights agreement for XU men's basketball. It was announced today by Henry Ford, Senior Vice President and General Manager, FOX Sports Ohio, and Mike Bobinski, Xavier University Associate Vice President and Athletic Director. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
FOX Sports Ohio will produce and televise a minimum of eight men's basketball games each season. Stay tuned for more information on HD coverage.
"Our partnership with FOX Sports Ohio has become an important part of our success as an elite college basketball program," said Bobinski. "FS Ohio allows our overall television coverage to be amongst the finest of any major program in the country. Our presence on FOX Sports Ohio gives us an unsurpassed ability to connect with our fans and alumni."
"Xavier University has been an important and long-time partner, and we're very pleased to extend our relationship with this new agreement," stated Ford. "Xavier's priorities are our priorities, and we look forward to working closely with Mike and his team to deliver the absolute best television experience for viewers, fans and alumni."
A schedule of games is forthcoming.