University of Denver and Altitude Extend Broadcasting Agreement
DENVER—Altitude Sports announced today that it has renewed and extended its long-standing broadcasting relationship with the University of Denver. Altitude will continue to be the television home of the Pioneers through the 2023/2024 school year.
Altitude’s DU broadcast schedule will include regular season games of Men’s Hockey, Men’s and Women’s Basketball, Soccer and Lacrosse as well as Women’s Gymnastics. Coverage will commence Thursday, August 25th with DU taking on Gonzaga in a men’s soccer matchup.
“We couldn’t be more excited to be able to extend our relationship with the University of Denver,” said Matt Krol, VP & General Manager of Altitude Sports. “The Pioneers represent the type of local sports programming we’ve long been committed to bringing to fans throughout the Rocky Mountain Region. The University of Denver’s teams compete at the highest levels of intercollegiate sports, as evidenced by their National Championship in NCAA Men’s Hockey Tournament this pastseason.”
“We are very excited to continue to partner with Altitude Sports & Entertainment as our regional television home,” Vice Chancellor for Athletics and Ritchie Center Operations Josh Berlo said. “The partnership provides a platform for our student-athletes and programs to showcase their high level of success, while ensuring a high-quality production value for our fans on linear TV and through our Pioneer Vision and the NCHC.TV streaming platforms.”
At this time, you can find Altitude available on DIRECTV and DIRECTV Stream, Charter Communications, Evoca, and other cable providers in a 10-state region that includes Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, Nevada, South Dakota, Wyoming, and Utah. For additional information on cable and satellite providers in your area, visit www.altitudesports.com/channel-finder/. Altitude Sports continues to seek an agreement on a carriage deal with Comcast which would extend Pioneers coverage along the Front Range.
About Altitude Sports:
Seen in a 10-state territory, Altitude is the television network of the Denver Nuggets, Colorado Avalanche, Colorado
Mammoth, and Colorado Rapids. Altitude Sports broadcasts University of Denver sports (including hockey, basketball,soccer, volleyball, gymnastics, and lacrosse), the Air Force Academy (football, basketball, and hockey), as well as other local and regional sports, entertainment, and public serviceprogramming. A full list of Altitude programming and other information can be found at www.altitudesports.com