ASU's Sun Belt opener with WKU to be televised on ESPN3

NEW ORLEANS ( – College football fans will have more opportunities to watch Sun Belt Conference teams this fall as the league announced today that six additional games will be available on ESPN3.

The six games selected for ESPN3 adds to the growing list of football coverage that the Sun Belt Conference and its institutions are directly responsible for.  In total, 28 games are currently scheduled to be carried during the 2012 football season because of the Sun Belt and member institution's willingness to deliver games.

ESPN3 is ESPN's live multi-screen sports network, a destination that delivers thousands of global sports events annually and accessible online via, on smartphones and tablets via the WatchESPN app and through ESPN on Xbox LIVE to Gold members.  It is currently available to 73 million homes at no additional cost to fans who receive their high-speed Internet connection or video subscription from an affiliated service provider.  The network is also available at no cost to approximately 21 million U.S. college students and U.S.-based military personnel via computers connected to on-campus educational networks and on-base military networks.

ESPN3 Games Announced on August 2

August 30

Texas-San Antonio at South Alabama – 6:30 p.m. (CT)

September 8

Akron at FIU – 5 p.m. (CT)

September 22

Troy at North Texas – 6 p.m. (CT)

September 29

Western Kentucky at Arkansas State – 6 p.m. (CT)

FIU at Louisiana-Lafayette – 6 p.m. (CT)

North Texas at Florida Atlantic – TBD