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APSU vs Murray State Football to be broadcast on ESPN3

Clarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University’s road game at Murray State, Saturday, Oct. 19th, will be broadcast by ESPN3, according to a press release from  the Ohio Valley Conference.

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APSU vs Murray State on ESPN3 October 19th-(image by APSU Sports)

The 3:00pm contest will be part of the OVC “Game of the Week” package. ESPN3 is ESPN’s live multiscreen sports network, a destination that delivers thousands of global sports events annually and accessible online via WatchESPN.com, on smart phones and tablets via the WatchESPN app, through ESPN on Xbox LIVE to Gold members and on Apple TV.

ESPN3 is currently available in more than 85 million homes at no additional cost to fans who receive their high-speed Internet connection or video subscription from an affiliated service provider. It also is 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.

Kevin Ingram, host of “The Wake Up Zone” on 104.5 The Zone in Nashville, will handle play-by-play duties while and local broadcaster Bob Belvin, Sports Director for 100.7 FM/AM 540 (ESPN Clarksville), will provide analysis. The duo worked together last year in the league’s TV package.

All other Govs’ OVC contests will be available at no cost on the worldwide OVC Digital Network (OVCDN), including all four home games that are produced by the University’s Communications department.

Earlier this month it was announced Austin Peay’s games at Tennessee,  5:oopm, Aug. 31st, will be available on a pay-per-view basis while the Governors’ 6:00pm contest the next week at Vanderbilt will be televised by CSS.

In addition, the Governors games at Chattanooga (Sept. 14th) and Ohio (Sept. 21st) also will be available on a pay-per-view basis through the respective athletic departments’ websites.