SOURCE: Vyve Broadband

Dixon Schwabl

August 14, 2014 13:29 ET

SEC Network Kicks Off on Vyve Broadband

New Channel, Available to Customers in All Vyve Markets, Provides 24/7 Coverage of Southeastern Athletic Conference (SEC) Football, Basketball and 19 Other Sports; The SEC Network Offers Access to More Than 1,000 Athletic Events From One of the Nation's Most Competitive Conferences, Plus Exclusive Digital Content

RYE BROOK, NY--(Marketwired - August 14, 2014) - Vyve Broadband announced today that it will offer the new SEC Network to all customers across its entire nine-state footprint. The SEC Network will provide Vyve customers with the unmatched ability to view 24-hour-a-day, 7-day-a-week coverage dedicated to SEC football, basketball and 19 other men's and women's sports. 

Vyve reached an agreement with Disney/ESPN, the parent company of the SEC Network, last week. Vyve will start offering the new channel on August 14 -- the same day that the SEC Network launches nationally. 

The SEC Network will cover more than 1,000 events in its first year, including 45 football games, more than 100 men's basketball games, 60 women's basketball games, 75 baseball games, and hundreds of other events from across the full range of SEC men's and women's sports.

Specifically for SEC football fans, SEC Network programming will include studio shows, original content such as "SEC Storied," spring football games, signing day and pro day coverage.

"Vyve customers have made their passion for sports programming, especially for the extremely competitive SEC, very clear," said Jeffrey DeMond, chief executive officer of Vyve Broadband. "The SEC network will bring football, basketball, baseball, and other campus sports directly to our customers. This is something that Vyve customers have asked for, and we're very happy to be able to deliver it to them."

Vyve customers will also get exclusive online access to additional SEC events and coverage through the SEC Network's digital portals, and the Watch ESPN app, via Vyve's TV Everywhere platform. This digital content will include both live and on-demand programming that can be viewed on computers and mobile devices anytime, anywhere using Vyve's super fast Internet. Launch dates for the Watch ESPN app will be announced in the near future.

Customers interested in additional information regarding Vyve Broadband and the SEC Network are encouraged to visit and Customers can also learn more by calling 1-855-578-VYVE.

About Vyve Broadband LLC

Vyve Broadband is an innovative company, founded in 2012 serving largely non-urban communities in nine states including Oklahoma, Texas, Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, Tennessee, Georgia, Colorado and Wyoming. A technology leader in the cable and broadband sectors, Vyve Broadband offers an extensive range of broadband, fiber connectivity, cable television and voice services for commercial and residential customers. Vyve was formed as a platform to provide the very best next-generation services and features available, combined with a sector-leading customer experience. Residential services include high-speed Internet with speeds up to 105 Mbps, all-digital, high-definition video and fully featured digital voice. Vyve Business Services provides optical Ethernet, PRI and hosted voice services to the business community.

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    Shawn Beqaj
    Vyve Broadband
    914-234-8306 (o)
    914-329-7182 (c)