Learfield Sports Unveils New Mobile App


 

 

Sept. 20, 2013

RUSTON - Louisiana Tech Athletics and LA Tech Sports Properties joins Learfield Sports in announcing COLLEGE FOOTBALL 2GO, the brand-new mobile app which provides avid college football fans an innovative vehicle to follow all of college football and connect with their favorite team on their mobile device all season long.

The one-of-a-kind app offers live game audio of Learfield's partner universities plus expert analysis and live play-by-play coverage from the Learfield Sports Studios. Louisiana Tech fans who wish to listen to all the action from the LA Tech Sports Network broadcasts can utilize the new app.

"I am excited that we are now able to provide yet another way Louisiana Tech fans can listen on game-day, said General Manager Mason Ellenberger. "We are constantly striving to find new ways to bring the Louisiana Tech broadcasts into the homes and businesses of the loyal followers of Louisiana Tech Athletics."

Fans also will hear live listen-in's, behind-the-scenes interviews and expert analysis, coupled with live game audio from the hometown voices of their favorite broadcasters. Fans can listen to the app while on the move, or sync it up to the television broadcast for a hometown feel. COLLEGE FOOTBALL 2GO is available on iPhone, iPad and Android.

Fans can find the mobile app on the iTunes App Store or Google Play. It is free to download for smartphone or tablet use, with an in-app subscription for live game audio at $12.99/mo. or $29.99/season.

End Zone Radio, the brand new wrap-around show co-hosted by Bill Pollock and TJ Carpenter, will bounce fans around the universe of college football every Saturday from 11 - 6 p.m. CT - from key games, to big moments and nail-biting finishes.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL 2GO marks the second mobile application launched by Learfield Sports Digital - following Big Ten Connect, the first-of-its-kind mobile app covering the 2013 Big Ten Men's Basketball Tournament. COLLEGE FOOTBALL 2GO is built from the ground up entirely by Learfield Sports Digital and Phunware, a Texas-based developer. The app features: • END ZONE RADIO Show (live video and audio streaming wrap around radio show) • LIVE STATS & SCORES • SOCIAL • AUDIO AND VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS • *MY TEAM AUDIO: (50) live radio college football broadcasts including pre-game, play-by-play and post-game programming (*subscription based) • PERSONALIZED ALERTS

 

 

The COLLEGE FOOTBALL 2GO app will automatically roll out additional features and updates all season long. More information can be found at www.cfb2go.com, and fans can follow the app on Twitter at @CFB2GO and @EndZoneRadio, using #CFB2GO.

Learfield Sports, which manages multimedia rights for more than 50 collegiate institutions and associations, also titles the prestigious Learfield Sports Directors' Cup. The company's multimedia rights encompass numerous content distribution platforms to deliver the passion of college athletics across radio, television and digital networks to fans globally. Learfield Sports' exclusive sports programming reaches more than 50 million television households nationally and delivers nearly 17,000 hours of radio programming on more than 1,100 radio stations. To learn more about the company, its collegiate portfolio and 40-year history, visit www.learfieldsports.com.