CBS College Sports Network

Network Profile

  • 38 million subscribers1
  • 49% of viewers earn more than $75,0002
  • HHI: $88,711, No. 1 national sports network2
  • CBS College Sports Network's audience is 31% more likely to have a HHI over $150,0002
  • The network ranks among the top three cable sports networks in virtually all affluent and purchasing power categories including automobiles, high-end technology, luxury travel and real estate.2

Integrated Media Opportunities

Campus Reps program: 200-plus student representatives 500,000 page views in March 4,000-plus fans 2,500-plus followers


Mike Jaquet
VP-TV Properties & Sales

CBS College Sports Network, available in HD, is the original 24-hour cable network dedicated to capturing the passion of college sports, covering 25 men's and women's sports and providing compelling coverage of more than 300 live events each season. Its live programming schedule is highlighted by teams from the Atlantic 10 Conference, Conference USA, Mountain West Conference, and Army and Navy. Over the past three years, these schools have sent more than 25 teams to the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament and more than 35 teams to bowl games, including two to the Bowl Championship Series.

CBS College Sports Network is the official home of Armed Forces football, with more Army, Navy and Air Force games than any other network. Its football schedule features 2009 bowl teams BYU, Houston, TCU and Utah. The basketball lineup showcases BYU, Dayton, Memphis, New Mexico, Temple, UNLV, the UConn women's team and many more high-profile schools. CBS College Sports Network also offers more than 40 championships year-round featuring baseball, hockey, lacrosse, softball and more.

In addition to live games and original programming, CBS College Sports Network showcases a variety of studio programming with expert analysis and highlights throughout the week. Featured shows include "Courtside With Seth Davis," "Inside College Basketball," "Inside College Football," "The SEC Tailgate Show" and "The Tony Barnhart Show."

In the spring, CBS College Sports Network produces and telecasts "The Alt Games: College Action Sports Championships," a first of its kind event. Some of the best collegiate beach volleyball, freeskiing, kayaking, snowboarding, ultimate Frisbee and wakeboarding teams in the U.S. compete in five cities.


More than 300 live appointment-viewing opportunities

No other network has exclusive rights to the tradition and excellence of Army, Navy and Air Force

BYU, Houston, TCU, Utah and other schools prove that big-time football lives outside the big six conferences

With 40-plus championship games, marketers can expect more of the best live all year long

No. 1 sports network in household income, intent to purchase and connectivity2

Source: 1CBS College Sports Network. 2MRI Spring 2009. Index is based on Adults 18+. Ratings are based on reported sports networks.