Longhorn Network expected to air 3 football games this fall

Posted May 30th, 2013


The Longhorn Network is expected to exclusively air three University of Texas football games this fall, according to published reports.

The San Antonio Express-News reports UT athletic director DeLoss Dodds made the announcement today at a Big 12 gathering in Irving.

Dodds didn’t say which games would air on the elusive cable network, but the Aug. 31 season-opener against New Mexico State is expected to be one of them. LHN, which signed on in fall 2011, exclusively aired the 2011 and 2012 season-openers.


The University of Kansas game on Nov. 2 is reportedly another possibility.

In the Austin area, LHN is available to AT&T U-verse and Grande Communications customers.

Time Warner Cable, the area’s largest cable provider, doesn’t carry the network. Neither do DirecTV, Dish Network and Suddenlink Communications.

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