Facebook To Air C-USA, MWC Football Games Via Partnership With Stadium
Upcoming multiplatform national sports network Stadium has partnered with Facebook to show 15 college football games this fall live on the social media platform. The slate includes nine games involving teams from Conference USA and six from the Mountain West Conference, beginning with Miami (Ohio)-Marshall and UC Davis-San Diego State on Sept. 2. The productions will be customized for Facebook and include live curated chats and integration of real-time social media content from the participating schools. Stadium is scheduled to formally debut its 24-hour digital feed tomorrow and its over-the-air TV presence in early September.