SAN ANTONIO - The annual gridiron showdown between one of the city’s oldest school rivalries featuring the Central Catholic Buttons and the Holy Cross Knights will be carried live on Time Warner Cable’s Texas Channel. The matchup between the San Antonio Catholic high schools will take place Saturday, November 5, 2011 at 7 p.m. CT live from Harlandale Memorial Stadium. The Texas Channel, which is available to more than one million digital customers for free across the state, is on channel 888 in San Antonio.
Time Warner Cable’s coverage features play-by-play and color commentary from Lincoln Rose and Larry Pullin, and includes statistics and halftime coverage of the band and drill teams. The live coverage on the Texas Channel will mark the first time this game will be made available to digital customers throughout Texas.
“Those of us who live in San Antonio know of the storied rivalry between these two venerable high schools and we’re glad to be able to bring the excitement of this game to our digital customers on the Texas Channel,” said Jon Gary Herrera, vice president of communications for Time Warner Cable in Texas.
The Texas Channel is available on the following channels and markets:
- Channel 888 – Austin, Corpus Christi, Fredericksburg, Harlingen, Kerrville, Killeen, Laredo, New Braunfels, Round Rock, San Antonio, San Marcos, Waco, Wichita Falls
- Channel 185 – Dallas
- Channel 24 – El Paso
Along with the live viewing option, Time Warner Cable digital customers can relive the excitement of the game beginning Tuesday, November 8, 2011 on San Antonio On Demand channel 988 and on other local On Demand channels in Texas. San Antonio On Demand is San Antonio’s only free local On Demand channel. Sports fans will also enjoy area games from the 2011 season, classic high school football matchups, area college basketball games and other unique local programming. Local On Demand channel numbers can be found on the Time Warner Cable website.
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