ECAC Picks FloSports as Its Media Partner for their Championship Games
AUSTIN, Texas — October 15, 2019 — Today, FloSports, the innovator in live digital sports and original content, and the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) announced a partnership in collaboration with Collegiate Sports Management Group to provide live and on-demand coverage of 120 ECAC Championship Games across the FloSports network and potentially many more. Fans can watch the games annually through 2022.
“Partnering with FloSports to deliver ECAC Championship Games will be a wonderful addition for conference fans around the country and worldwide,” ECAC Commissioner, Dan Coonan said. “We look forward to gaining a strong OTT presence with FloSports as our partner.”
Subscribers can tune in to the following events:
- DIII Field Hockey Championship (FloLive) November 13, 16, 17
- DIII Men’s Soccer Championship (FloFC) November 16, 17, 23, 24
- DIII Women’s Soccer Championship (FloFC) November 16, 17, 23, 24
- DIII Women’s Volleyball Championship (FloVolleyball) November 13, 16, 17
- DIII Football Championship (FloFootball) November 23
- DIII Men’s Basketball Championship (FloHoops) March 4, 6, 7, 8
- DIII Women’s Basketball Championship (FloHoops) March 4, 6, 7, 8
- DIII Men’s Volleyball Championship (FloVolleyball) April 18
- DIII Softball Championship (FloSoftball) May 6, 9, 10
- DIII Baseball Championship (FloLive) May 13, 16, 17
- DIII Men’s Lacrosse (FloLive) May 6, 9, 10
- DIII Women’s Lacrosse (FloLive) May 6, 9, 10
“Through our partnership with the ECAC we will be able to provide fans with postseason coverage of six men and six women’s final events, totaling more than 120 Championship events,” FloSports Director of Global Rights Acquisition, Lindsey Ross said. “It is a goal of FloSports to expand the exposure of Division II and Division III student-athletes and it is an honor that we get to do so through this relationship.”
To access live and on-demand coverage of Championship Games visit FloSports.tv to become a monthly or annual PRO subscriber. Either subscription unlocks access to premium content across the entire FloSports network. Watch the events across all screens by downloading the FloSports app on Amazon Fire TV, Roku, Apple TV, the App Store, and Google Play Store.
Streaming more than 10,000 live competitions per year, FloSports continues to emerge as the global leader in live, in-depth, and on-demand digital coverage for passionate sports fans.
Found in 2006, FloSports is a venture-backed OTT subscription video streaming service dedicated to sports, offering live and on-demand access to tens of thousands of competitions across 20+ sports in the US and abroad. FloSports offers a growing library of more than 2,000 hours of premium content and owns exclusive broadcast rights to 4,000+ premier events, with over 1M hours live streamed since inception. The company has 250 employees and is based in Austin, TX.
The ECAC (Eastern College Athletic Conference) is an eighty-two-year-old organization with well over 200 members schools across all three NCAA Divisions – I, II and III – that exists to enhance the experience of student-athletes participating in intercollegiate athletics, and provide great value for universities and colleges, by sponsoring championships, leagues, bowl games, tournaments, esports and other competitions throughout the Northeast. For more information, visit www.ecacsports.com.
About Collegiate Sports Management Group
Founded in 2014, CSMG is a “College Properties Group” that drives the business performance of college athletic conferences and schools, providing them with a successful growth strategy, and generating revenue to support their athletic departments and initiatives. CSMG specializes in Marketing Rights/Revenue Generation, Content Creation and Distribution, Media Rights Strategy and Negotiation, Sponsorship Sales, Licensing and Esports. To learn more about Collegiate Sports Management Group clients and case studies, visit www.collegiatesmg.com.