Television Coverage Announced for Arkansas State Game
Game time set for 2:30 p.m.
August 8, 2002

BLACKSBURG - The Virginia Tech Athletics Department announced Thursday the game time and television coverage for the Hispanic College Fund Football Classic, to be played on Sunday, Aug. 25 at Lane Stadium/Worsham Field between Virginia Tech and Arkansas State.

Television Coverage
MarketCall LettersAffiliate
Norfolk, Va.WSKYIndependent
Richmond, Va.WRICABC
Roanoke, Va.WJPRFox
Greensboro, N.C.WXIVIndependent
Clarksburg, W.Va.WVFXFox
Tri-Cities, Tenn.WKPTABC
Washington, D.C.WJLAABC
Milwaukee, Wisc.WMLWIndependent
Jonesboro, Ark.KAITABC
Phoenix, Ariz.KAZEIndependent
Dallas, TexasKFWDABC
Las Vegas, Nev.KFBTW-B
Boston, Mass. NESN
Atlanta, Ga. CSS
Portland, Ore. Action Sports
Kansas City, Mo. Metro Sports
 
The kickoff will be at 2:30 p.m., and the game will be broadcast by the over-the-air stations listed to the right.

Additionally, several regional sports networks have picked up the game. NESN, which reaches over three million cable homes in Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Rhode Island and Connecticut, along with ComCast Sports South (3.6 million cable homes in South Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee, Kentucky, Florida, Mississippi and Alabama), Action Sports (200,000 cable homes in Oregon and Washington) and Metro Sports (Kansas City metro area) have agreed to carry the game.

It was also confirmed that kickoff for the Louisiana State game on Sept. 1 has been set for 2:30 pm and will be televised on ABC.