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    TV question

    This may have been asked, but didn't see. How does cyclones.com have the game to viewed for $9, but Mediacom can not get a feed to watch it on TV??? There are obviously TV cameras there for coverage because cyclones.com has it. I really want to watch it, but huddled up in my little office watching it on a 17 inch monitor does not sound fun. I would rather watch Iowa get spanked on a 60 inch in HD.

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    Re: TV question

    Part of the problem might be with Fox. They are mad at Mediacom about the Big 10 Network, and they have to give permission to have a game televised (they refused to allow the Kent State game on TV).



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    Re: TV question

    Quote Originally Posted by erikbj View Post
    This may have been asked, but didn't see. How does cyclones.com have the game to viewed for $9, but Mediacom can not get a feed to watch it on TV??? There are obviously TV cameras there for coverage because cyclones.com has it. I really want to watch it, but huddled up in my little office watching it on a 17 inch monitor does not sound fun. I would rather watch Iowa get spanked on a 60 inch in HD.
    Not quite sure where you're going with this. The ISU-Iowa game wasn't on cyclones.com. The ISU-Toledo game will be, because ISU got permission from the Big 12 to piggyback onto Toledo's webcast -- which is provided by in-house cameras on an in-house video board.



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    Re: TV question

    30,000 people watching a webcast. That shouldn't be choppy at all.



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    Re: TV question

    Quote Originally Posted by theshadow View Post
    Not quite sure where you're going with this. The ISU-Iowa game wasn't on cyclones.com. The ISU-Toledo game will be, because ISU got permission from the Big 12 to piggyback onto Toledo's webcast -- which is provided by in-house cameras on an in-house video board.
    I didn't know that it was Toledo's webcast. I thought it was being shown on TV in their area. my bad.

    However it is nice that UNI and Drake are on TV.



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