WBIW.com News - local

Brought to you by WBIW News and Network Indiana

Big Ten Network Reports Progress With Comcast Negotiations

Last updated on Monday, February 18, 2008

(WEST LAFAYETTE) - The president of the Big Ten Network says there’s “good progress” in the channel’s stalemate with Comcast and other cable providers.

Mark Silverman told a Purdue audience there could be a deal "fairly soon."

The fledgling network wants a position on the basic tier for cable subscribers.

Most providers have placed the network on a sports tier which costs extra.

1340 AM WBIW welcomes comments and suggestions by calling 812.277.1340 during normal business hours or by email at comments@wbiw.com

© Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Click here to go back to previous page