NCAA Launching New iPhone App Providing Live Streaming Of Championship Events
The NCAA and its digital media partner, Turner Sports, are launching a new iPhone app called “NCAA Sports” that provides live video streaming of more than 60 NCAA championship events across Divisions I, II and III. The NCAA app will feature score updates throughout the year, live and on-demand video of NCAA championship events and links to social media. “NCAA Sports” will carry live finals coverage of Divisions I, II and III field hockey, Divisions II and III men’s and women’s soccer, national collegiate men’s water polo and Divisions II and III women’s volleyball. The live video streaming coverage also will include Division II football quarterfinal games on Dec. 3. The app will be free from the App store on iPhone and iPod Touch devices. Turner also is unveiling a new mobile website for the NCAA’s official site, NCAA.com, for touchscreen phones. The mobile site will carry live scores, schedules, news and video recaps for the mobile screen.