JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 9, 2017) – The ETSU football team hits the road for the first time this 2017 season as the Buccaneers take on No. 1 James Madison on Saturday night. Kickoff is set for 6 p.m. at Bridgeforth Stadium.
Below are the game day links (notes, video, audio, stats) for today’s game.
LIVE AUDIO – CLICK HERE FOR LIVE AUDIO
The Buccaneer Sports Network (BSN) will provide ETSU fans with complete pregame, in-game and postgame coverage on the radio. Games air live on the Bucs’ flagship station WXSM-AM 640 and affiliate station 104.9 FM NASH ICON.
The BSN begins its pregame programing one hour and 30 minutes prior to kickoff with the 30-minute long ETSU Football Tailgate Show, followed by the Carl Torbush Pregame Show Powered by Ford which will lead up to 30 minutes prior to kickoff. The Appalachian Orthopaedic Countdown to Kickoff will then lead into the final moments before kickoff.
The broadcast team of Robert Harper, color analyst and former ETSU quarterback Matt Wilhjelm, and studio hosts Don Helman, Mike Gallagher and Andy Jackson will provide ETSU fans all the information they need to complement their game-day activities.
Saturday’s ETSU football game at No. 1 James Madison has been picked up on Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic Plus.
The broadcast will air on CSN Mid-Atlantic Plus across the country via DirecTV and DISH Network (only for customers who have purchased the sports package with one of those two providers).
Below are the channel listings for CSN Mid-Atlantic Plus in Johnson City:
DirecTV – 642 (SD) and 642-1 (HD)
DISH - 412-33
Please consult your local cable provider or program listings source for channel availability for your current viewing area.
Fans in the Tri-Cities who do not have CSN Mid-Atlantic Plus, can still view the game by heading to Wild Wing Cafe (71 Wilson Ave, Johnson City, TN 37604) as they will be holding a Buccaneer Watch Party.
LIVE VIDEO – CLICK HERE FOR LIVE VIDEO
Saturday’s game will also be streamed online via MadiZONE HD SportsNet, which is presented free to fans via a partnership with the JMU Alumni Association. Streaming host, Stretch Internet, has upgraded its flash-based player to HTML5 video for the 2017 season for a better viewing experience while also adding new OTT platforms to offer all JMU streams on Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV and Android TV.
LIVE STATS – CLICK HERE FOR LIVE STATS
In addition to following the Bucs on live audio and video, fans can get up to the minute stats Saturday via StatBroadcast. Fans can access live stats on their computers, mobile devices or tablets by visiting JMUSports.com or by clicking the link above.
ALUMNI TAILGATE INFO
Bring your tailgate meal and join the ETSU Alumni at James Madison
• September 9, 2017
• Bridgeforth Stadium in Harrisonburg, Va.
• Kickoff at 6 p.m.
• Gathering at 3:30 p.m. in Convo C look for the Blue and Gold Alumni tent.
• Click here to purchase football tickets.
For complete information on ETSU Football, follow the program via social media on Twitter (@ETSUFootball), Instagram (@ETSUFootball), Snapchat (@etsufootball) and on Facebook (ETSU Buccaneer Football).
For more on ETSU football, visit ETSUBucs.com and click on the football link. Fans are also encouraged to download the ETSU Game Time App on Apple and Android devices.