3 Straight Home TV Games in October
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Yale on YES is back for the 2010 football season. Three consecutive games from the famous Yale Bowl (Class of '54 Field) will air live on the YES Network this October. This is the third straight year Yale has partnered with the nation's most-watched regional sports network.
The YES games are Saturday, Oct. 16 (Fordham at Yale), Saturday, Oct. 23 (Penn at Yale) and Saturday, Oct. 30 (Columbia at Yale). All three telecasts begin at noon ET.
YES broadcaster Chris Shearn will handle the play-by-play, with color commentary coming from former Ivy League and National Football League lineman Ross Tucker and former Yale defensive back Jack Ford '72, a well-known author and TV personality.
The YES Network, the most-watched regional sports network in the country the past seven years, features telecasts of the 27-time World Champion New York Yankees and the New Jersey Nets. The network is available in New York, Connecticut, New Jersey and Pennsylvania on cable, DirecTV, AT&T U-verse and Verizon FiOS. and is also available nationally on DirecTV, AT&T U-verse, Verizon FiOS and select cable operators. In addition to the Yankees and Nets, YES televises Emmy Award-winning biography, interview and magazine programs, a live daily simulcast of WFAN's highly rated Mike'd Up: Francesa on the FAN, and college football and basketball games. Further YES Network information can be found at www.yesnetwork.com.