Beginning today, fans of the University of Texas who receive Longhorn Network as part of their video subscription will receive live access to the network on WatchESPN across computers, smartphones and tablets. Fans across the US can now log into WatchESPN.com and download an update to the WatchESPN app for iOS and Android devices with their provider log-in credentials to access the network on digital platforms in the home and on the go.
Texas fans who previously visited the Longhorn Network app to view a simulcast of the network will now receive a message redirecting them to the WatchESPN app for live access to the network. Affiliated providers for authenticated access to Longhorn Network on WatchESPN currently include AT&T U-verse, Charter, Consolidated Communications, Cox, DISH, Google Fiber, Grande Communications and Verizon FiOS.
With the addition of Longhorn Network, plus SEC Network and SEC Network +, WatchESPN is now the live streaming home for 10 ESPN networks, including ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPN Goal Line/Buzzer Beater/Bases Loaded, ESPN Deportes, ESPNEWS and ESPN3.