Posted: November 13, 2007
BETHLEHEM, Pa. – With the 143rd meeting of college football’s most-played rivalry just days away, fans without a ticket to the game can still follow the action live through a number of vehicles, thanks to the Lehigh Athletics Department.
If you won’t be with us at Goodman Stadium Saturday, here’s where you can catch the game:
Coverage begins at 12:30 pm EST with Steve Degler, Penske Hall of Famer Marty Horn ’86, former Lehigh linebacker Mike Yadush ’93 and WFMZ Sports Director Troy Hein.
WFMZ-TV: In the Lehigh Valley (channel 69; Service Electric dial position 8), Philadelphia (cable/satellite), most of western New Jersey (cable/satellite). Check local listings.
Fox Sports Net (FSN) Pittsburgh: Available on cable (and satellite) in western Pa., Harrisburg area, Scranton area, and parts of Maryland, West Virginia, and Ohio. Check local listings.
Fox College Sports (FCS) Atlantic: Available on digital cable systems nationally (over 56 million homes, 47 of the top 50 markets). Check local listings.
DirecTV: Through FSN Pittsburgh on channel 628.
DISH Network: Through FSN Pittsburgh on channel 428.
ESPN Radio of the Lehigh Valley: Located at 1230 AM and 1320 AM (WEEX-AM/WTKZ-AM).
Coverage begins at 10:00 am EST outside Goodman Stadium when WFMZ-TV Sports Director Troy Hein and 69 Sports’ Jim Vaughn host a special edition of 69 Sports Saturday. The Countdown to Kick-Off show with Matt Markus takes over at 11am, with interviews, analysis, and more. Renowned veteran Matt Kerrr and former Lehigh standout Kody Fedorcha ’00 will call the action live from high atop Goodman Stadium.
ON THE INTERNET
The television broadcast can be seen live and on-demand at Lehighsports.com, with streaming provided by industry pioneer Yahoo! Sports. On-demand access to Lehigh Athletics broadcasts – over 200 events per year – is available for a nominal fee of $4.95 per month. Other content leading up to the game includes Wednesday’s media luncheon, The Andy Coen Report weekly call-in show, and an interview with Coach Coen previewing the game (free podcast).
Here are the satellite coordinates for Saturday’s telecast:
KU BAND DIGITAL AMC 16 – TX23 SLOT C9
Downlink Frequency: 12164.50, Vertical Polarity
Symbol Rate: 6.1113 - FEC: ¾ - Data Rate 8.448 – 9 MHz