WALNUT CREEK, Calif.- The Pac-12 Networks announced today its slate of 2012 women's soccer matchups that features 58 live televised contests in the network's inaugural season. Seven of those matches will feature the University of Oregon women's soccer team.
"We are excited about the opportunity to deliver the kind of exposure to women's soccer that it richly deserves," said Gary Stevenson, President of Pac-12 Enterprises. "Year after year, the Pac-12 produces some of the very best teams and most prolific women's soccer players in the country, including last year's national champion Stanford. Through the Pac-12 Networks broadcast schedule this Fall, fans will have a chance to see championship caliber soccer as well as the next wave of international stars every week."
The soccer Ducks make their network debut against Seattle on Sept. 14 at 6 p.m. in the first of four television matches slated for the month of September. The next week both of Oregon's matches will be broadcasted starting with Colorado that Friday (Sept. 21) at 4 p.m. and BYU that Monday (Sept. 24) at 7 p.m. UO follows up with a Pac-12 match against Cal at 2 p.m. on Sept. 28.
The Ducks go on the road to face Utah on Oct. 12 for their fifth Pac-12 Network match of the season, starting at 1 p.m. Oregon will then take on Washington in a rare Thursday appearance at 3 p.m. on Oct. 25.
UO closes out their first season on the Pac-12 Networks in the Civil War against Oregon State on Nov. 2 at 4 p.m.
inaugural season, the Pac-12 Networks brings an unprecedented level of exposure
to its acclaimed member institutions that have combined to collect a record 450
NCAA titles. The 58 televised Pac-12 women's soccer matchups are just a portion
of 217 exciting live events including football, volleyball, men's and women's
soccer, men's water polo, field hockey and cross country telecast over 100 days
this fall, putting the Conference of Champions on a national stage.
The Pac-12 Networks launch August 15 and will consist of one national and six regional networks de-voted solely to the Pac-12. In addition to the hundreds of live televised Pac-12 sporting events, Pac-12 Networks subscribers will have access to their carrier's TV Everywhere platform, providing access to all Pac-12 Networks programming on any device through their broadband service.
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