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    Good News Regarding ISU vs Virginia!

    I talked to someone at Comcast in Washington and the Iowa State/Virginia game will NOT be blacked out to Iowa viewers so if you have Directv or Dish with the sports pack you should be able to see the game!



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    Re: Good News Regarding ISU vs Virginia!

    What about on mediacom?



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    Re: Good News Regarding ISU vs Virginia!

    Let's get this on 22!!!


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    Re: Good News Regarding ISU vs Virginia!

    Why would it be blacked out to Iowa viewers in the first place? Do they expect people to travel from Iowa for this game?


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    Re: Good News Regarding ISU vs Virginia!

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneG View Post
    Why would it be blacked out to Iowa viewers in the first place?
    Because local/regional broadcasts for basketball are often limited to that local/regional area due to various conferences' rules.



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    Re: Good News Regarding ISU vs Virginia!

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneG View Post
    Why would it be blacked out to Iowa viewers in the first place? Do they expect people to travel from Iowa for this game?
    Some channels are only availabe to local viewers.



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    Re: Good News Regarding ISU vs Virginia!

    Quote Originally Posted by theshadow View Post
    Because local/regional broadcasts for basketball are often limited to that local/regional area due to various conferences' rules.
    I've never heard of blacking a game out nationally. I could understand blacking it out locally to improve attendance. It happens all the time with baseball. Blacking a game out nationally makes no sense. The game's on a national network.


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    Re: Good News Regarding ISU vs Virginia!

    Quote Originally Posted by gocubs2118 View Post
    Some channels are only availabe to local viewers.
    The channel the game is being carried on is available nationally.


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    Re: Good News Regarding ISU vs Virginia!

    our games with colorado have been blacked out here before



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    Re: Good News Regarding ISU vs Virginia!

    Will it be on Comcast Chicago?



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    Re: Good News Regarding ISU vs Virginia!

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneG View Post
    I've never heard of blacking a game out nationally.
    Happens in the Big 12 all the time. Several schools have hoops TV deals with various FSN affiliates, but conference TV rules don't allow for those particular FSN broadcasts to be aired outside the state.

    That's why, for example, a game at Colorado listed as FSN Rocky Mountain will be blacked out on FSNRM outside of Colorado -- even for those who have the sports pack from their satellite provider.



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    Re: Good News Regarding ISU vs Virginia!

    Quote Originally Posted by Haverhill View Post
    Will it be on Comcast Chicago?
    nope



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    Re: Good News Regarding ISU vs Virginia!

    darn, I as hoping the Jerry Seinfeld theory of breaking even went into affect and RW had been declared eligible.



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    Re: Good News Regarding ISU vs Virginia!

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneG View Post
    The game's on a national network.
    It's actually a regional channel. Comcast Sports Net Mid-Atlantic IIRC.



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    Re: Good News Regarding ISU vs Virginia!

    Quote Originally Posted by isuaggie View Post
    It's actually a regional channel. Comcast Sports Net Mid-Atlantic IIRC.
    Which can be seen nationally.


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