"Comcast is an important and respected distributor," Delany said in a Capitol news conference. He said negotiations with the Philadelphia-based company, which serves Centre County, are ongoing."Their customers are our fans. And it's really about what is the best way" to deliver programming to them, Delany said.
"I've seen networks with far less compelling content than this (appear) on basic" cable, Delany said at the news conference.***"The fact is, we would not be the only network without 100 percent support from every subscriber," Delany said. " ... There's no one (channel) where 100 percent of people support it."
The Big Ten Network has made several pledges, including a ban on advertising for
It's also agreed to devote, within three years, equal time to men's and women's athletics, and to carry some academic programs.