Four Live Digital Broadcasts Bring BIG EAST Lacrosse Fans Full Day Of Championship Action




April 28, 2014

NEW YORK -

Fans will have the ability to watch every single game of both the Men's and Women's Lacrosse Championships presented by NEW YORK LIFE, as both semifinals will be streamed live on the BIG EAST Conference website.  

All BIG EAST Championship video content, live and on-demand, can be found on the BIG EAST All-Access player, located under the "WATCH" tab on the conference homepage, www.bigeast.com

Coverage for the Men's Lacrosse Championship at Villanova University begins at 4:30 p.m. ET on Thursday, May 1 with a matchup of No. 1 seed and regular season champion University of Denver and No. 4 seed Rutgers University. The second semifinal game between No. 2 seed Marquette University and No. 3 seed Villanova University faces off at 7:00 p.m. ET. A fixture on New York-area collegiate broadcasts, Pat O'Keefe will be the play-by-play announcer with former Patriot League Coach of the Year Terry Mangan as analyst.

Streaming at the Women's Lacrosse Championship gets started at 5:30 p.m. ET with the first semifinal showdown between No. 1 seed University of Louisville and No. 4 seed Rutgers University also on Thursday, May 1. A matchup between No. 2 seed Georgetown University and No. 3 seed University of Connecticut will follow at approximately 8:15 p.m. ET on www.bigeast.com. Lacrosse announcer Ryan Sakamoto will handle play-by-play duties and local broadcaster Monika Moore will provide the color commentary for the doubleheader.    


 

 

The BIG EAST Conference has hired the innovative digital streaming company Ross Mobile Productions to produce all four games for www.bigeast.com. Ross will provide a full four-camera HD broadcast for all four live streams complete with replay capabilities and a personalized BIG EAST graphics package. 

"Ross Mobile Productions is looking forward to our involvement with one of college sports most recognizable brands," said Ross MP President and Executive Producer Mitch Rubenstein. "This is another great opportunity to use our innovative Ross production and technology resources to showcase the championship moments from the storied BIG EAST Conference." 

The Women's Lacrosse Championship will air on FOX Sports 2 at 2:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, May 3. The Men's Lacrosse Championship will follow on FOX Sports 1 at 4:30 p.m. ET.

BIG EAST Lacrosse Broadcast Schedule

Date Event Time Coverage
5/1/14 Men's Lacrosse Semifinals 4:30 p.m. ET BIG EAST Digital
5/1/14 Women's Lacrosse Semifinals 5:30 p.m. ET BIG EAST Digital
5/1/14 Men's Lacrosse Semifinals 7:00 p.m. ET BIG EAST Digital
5/1/14 Women's Lacrosse Semifinals 8:15 p.m. ET BIG EAST Digital
5/3/14 Women's Lacrosse Championship 2:30 p.m. ET Fox Sports 2
5/3/14 Men's Lacrosse Championship 4:30 p.m. ET Fox Sports 1

About Ross Mobile Productions
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