Press Release

Posted by Keri Potts on July 29, 2013

Longhorn Network to Air Kansas vs. Texas Football Matchup Nov. 2

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Big 12 Conference Game is LHN’s Third Exclusive National Telecast of the 2013 Football Season

Longhorn Network is set to air the matchup between the Texas Longhorns and Kansas Jayhawks on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013 at 2:30 PM CT. The game will be televised live in HD from Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium and will be the third telecast of a UT football game on LHN during the 2013 season. Previously announced telecasts of Texas home contests for the network include New Mexico State on Saturday, Aug. 31 and Ole Miss on Saturday, Sept. 14.

LHN is the exclusive national distributor of the game, except within the state of Kansas and the Kansas City DMA, where the game also will be aired live via the Jayhawk Television Network.

Since the teams’ initial meeting in 1901, the Longhorns hold a 10-2 lifetime record against the Jayhawks. Texas came away victorious at the pair’s most recent contest in 2012 with a final score of 21-17.

LHN’s Texas GameDay will be live from inside DKR-Texas Memorial Stadium for two hours prior to kickoff with analysis and one-on-one interviews by LHN’s Lowell Galindo and Ahmad Brooks. Kaylee Hartung will report from the sidelines. An hour of post-game analysis will follow the game with Texas GameDay Final.

About Longhorn Network

ESPN has a 20-year agreement to own and operate a year-round, 24-hour network dedicated to Texas athletics in partnership with UT and IMG College.  Longhorn Network offers a variety of content, highlighted by more than 200 exclusive events annually from 20 sports, original series and studio shows, historical programming and academic and cultural happenings.

Where to Watch

Longhorn Network is available on AT&T U-verse TV, Verizon FiOS TV, Grande Communications, Cox Communications, Cablevision, Charter Communications, Google Fiber (in Kansas City), Consolidated Communications, En-Touch Systems, E-Tex Communications, Bay City Cablevision, Mid-Coast Cablevision and Texas Mid-Gulf Cablevision. Longhorn Network is now available online to Verizon FiOS, Grande Communications and Cox Communications subscribers at LonghornNetwork.com. It is also available on tablets and on smartphones to fans with an affiliated video subscription.

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ESPN contact: Keri Potts, (860) 766-4483 or keri.a.potts@espn.com

University of Texas media contact: Nick Voinis, (512) 471-2151 or Nick.Voinis@athletics.utexas.edu