Two UT football games to run exclusively on Longhorn network

July 5, 2011 5:30:58 PM PDT
ESPN's Longhorn Network will carry at least two Texas Longhorns football games exclusively on the cable channel, including one Big 12 game. According to an ESPN statement released Tuesday, the Longhorn Network will carry the Rice-Texas game from Royal-Memorial Stadium in high definition exclusively at 6 p.m. CDT Saturday, Sept. 3. The second game will be a game still to be determined between Texas and a Big 12 opponent.

The Longhorn Network will begin carrying programming 24 hours a day, seven days a week on Friday, Aug. 26.

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