Sinclair Networks division has syndication agreements with 67 non-Sinclair television markets for its ASN initiative. In combination with Sinclair broadcast stations airing ASN, the combined footprint for ASN in Sinclair and non-Sinclair markets is now projected to reach approximately 83 million households for select games.
“We are excited to add the WAC to ASN’s lineup of games and expect them to have great appeal to viewers, especially in markets in our western footprint,” Doron Gorshein, COO of Sinclair Networks said.
American Sports Network is a programming initiative of Sinclair Networks Group, LLC (“SNG”), a division of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. SNG plans to produce over 211 college sports games during the 2014-2015 academic year featuring distinguished NCAA Division I conferences including Conference USA, the Colonial Athletic Association, the Big South Conference, the Southern Conference, the Patriot League and the Western Athletic Conference. viewers can access ASN’s schedule of games, watch game highlights and get scores at the ASN website, www.americansportsnet.com.
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is the largest and one of the most diversified television broadcasting companies with affiliations with all the major networks. Sinclair’s television group will reach approximately 38.2% of U.S. television households, including pending transactions. The Company regularly uses its website as a key source of Company information which can be accessed at www.sbgi.net.