SIRIUS XM debuting "College Sports Nation" channel


The new College Sports channel will be dedicated entirely to college sports, airing on SIRIUS channel 122 and XM channel 143. It showcases top college games and a full daily lineup of college sports talk programming that offers news, highlights and season-long analysis of the nation’s teams and conferences.  Each week, listeners will hear live play-by-play of some of the season’s most anticipated matchups, featuring the country’s top-ranked teams, plus shows hosted by coaches, Heisman trophy-winners and other college sports experts.

This weekend, the SIRIUS XM College Sports Nation channel will feature: #21 Auburn @ Mississippi St. (9/9, 7:30 pm ET), #23 West Virginia @ Marshall (9/10, 7:00 pm ET), #22 Georgia @ #24 S. Carolina (9/11, 12:00 pm ET), #12 Miami @ #2 Ohio St. (9/11, 3:40 pm ET) and #18 Penn St. @ #1 Alabama (9/11, 7:00 pm ET). 
Subscribers will have a dedicated channel featuring Mike Leach, Eddie George, Eric Crouch, Jack Arute, Bill King, Paul Finebaum, Chris Childers and a host of the top coaches in the nation.  Former Texas Tech head coach Mike Leach joins Jack Arute to host SIRIUS XM’s College Football Playbook Monday through Thursday (12:00-3:00 pm ET).   Leach, the all-time winningest coach in Texas Tech’s history, offers listeners a coach’s perspective on the biggest stories from around the world of college football.

Two Heisman Trophy winners, former Ohio State RB Eddie George and former Nebraska QB Eric Crouch, will host The SIRIUS XM College Tailgate Show every Saturday morning (9:00 am – noon ET) alongside Zig Fracassi.  George will also host SIRIUS XM’s College Football Playbook every Friday afternoon (12:00-3:00pm ET).