Appears to be much confusion nationally over this channel, that apparently launches today. It is where espn3 games are streamed, but only 8 games today. Others think it's another game streaming at 6pm. Guess you'll find out at 6pm
Here is directv's response to a Memphis fan
Joined: Jun 2008
I Root For: Memphis Tigers
RE: DirecTV Channel Question
ESPN SPORTS EXTRA 2015 WEEK 1 INFO
FAQs about Saturday's TV broadcast GOTIGERSGO.COM
We received some more information on the ESPN College Extra Channel that launches on Saturday and will carry the Memphis/Missouri State game at 6 p.m. (CT).
What Is It?
You are now able to watch a limited selection (8 channels each week) of ESPN3 content (which only aired online before) on a regular television channel on certain mobile/satellite providers without hooking up your computer to your TV. What Channel Will It Be on?
- DirecTV Channels 788-795 (Memphis game on Channel 790)
- AT&T U-verse Channels 614-621 in U400, U450, U450 Latino and Sports Packages.
- Verizon FiOS channels 321-328
- On Bright House Networks, Cox, TimeWarner Cable and select NCTC members, you'll need to check your local listings. Is There An Additional Cost?
No, but blackout and regionalization restrictions will continue to apply. The channels are carried on the sports tier and previously were marketed as ESPN GamePlan and FullCourt Is every ESPN3 event going to air on these channels?
No, each week in football season, they will select 8 telecasts to show on ESPN College Extra. Is the game still on ESPN3/Watch ESPN?
Yes, it will still air on digital devices through the WatchESPN app. gotigersgo.com/sports/2015/9/4/FB_0904152913.aspx