Auburn Announces SEC Network + Schedule for Fall

 


 
AUBURN, Ala.
- Auburn Athletics has announced the addition of seven soccer and 11 volleyball matches to the SEC Network + schedule.  The newly formed War Eagle Productions, Auburn's video department within Athletics, will broadcast high-definition digital productions in partnership with the SEC Network.  These 18 events add to the already announced three soccer and six volleyball matches slated to appear on the SEC Network and ESPNU. Additional SEC Network + events could be added for both teams' away schedules.
 
"Through this partnership with the SEC Network, Auburn is about to embark on unprecedented exposure for many of our sports," said Cassie Arner, Associate Athletics Director for Strategic Communications. "SEC Network + will give us the platform to produce four and five camera broadcasts that will adhere to the same quality standards you see every day on ESPN. The number of people that we now have the opportunity to reach will no doubt grow the Auburn brand nationally."
 
From day-one, the SEC Network will be a fully integrated cross-platform media network, with robust sites and authenticated access to the SEC Network simulcast via WatchESPN for fans with access to the SEC Network through their TV provider.  In addition, fans with the SEC Network will have exclusive access to hundreds o additional live events through SEC Network + on SECNetwork.com and via WatchESPN.

 Soccer on SEC Network +
 Date  Opponent  Location  Time
 Aug. 29  UC Irvine  Auburn  7 p.m.
 Aug. 31  Georgia Southern  Auburn  2:30 p.m.
 Sept. 12  Samford  Auburn  7 p.m.
 Sept. 14  Milwaukee  Auburn  12 p.m.
 Oct. 3  Ole Miss  Auburn  7 p.m.
 Oct. 5  Tennessee  Auburn  2 p.m.
 Oct. 10  Missouri  Auburn 7 p.m.

 Volleyball on SEC Network +
 Date  Opponent  Location  Time
 Sept. 13  Winthrop  Auburn  12 p.m.
 Sept. 13  USF  Auburn  7:30 p.m.
 Sept. 19  Florida A&M  Auburn  7 p.m.
 Sept. 20  Jacksonville State  Auburn  12 p.m.
 Sept. 20  Northwestern State  Auburn  7:30 p.m.
 Sept. 26  Florida  Auburn  7 p.m.
 Oct. 17  Ole Miss  Auburn  7 p.m..
 Nov. 7  Arkansas  Auburn  7 p.m.
 Nov. 9  Tennessee  Auburn  1:30 p.m.
 Nov. 26  Kentucky  Auburn  5 p.m.
 Nov. 29  Mississippi State  Auburn  12 p.m.

SEC Network + -- exclusively available on SECNetwork.com  and via WatchESPN -- will add live and on-demand coverage of more than 550 digital-exclusive sporting events to the SEC Network multi-screen output in the first year.  Ranging across multiple sports from all member schools, SEC Network + events will all be high-quality, multi-camera productions - enabled by extensive new technological and production  capabilities built out by ESPN and SEC schools in support of the SEC Network launch.
 
In addition to authenticated access to the SEC Network and SEC Network + (via laptops and desktops; access via iOS and Android smartphones and tablets is via WatchESPN), SEC Network + will also serve as a platform to deliver additional events produced by the schools and SECNetwork.com will also feature original short clips, video from studio programs, original digital video projects and more. SEC Network + will launch August 14, along with the launch of the SEC Network television network.