Mililani, Hi (August 17, 2011) – Oceanic Time Warner Cable today announced the launch of OCSports featuring programming of local interest including live University of Hawai‘i sports. The network will carry locally relevant programming including live and repeat telecasts of UH sporting events. As in past years, Oceanic will also provide pay-per-view telecasts of many University of Hawai‘i football, basketball and wahine basketball games.
"Our OCSports services were designed to shine a bright light on University of Hawai‘i athletics and to help make those athletic programs fantastic local entertainment options in Hawai‘i," said Oceanic's Bob Barlow. The two offerings include:
"Hawai‘i fans have a unique relationship with University of Hawai‘i athletics, and we're pleased that our relationship with Oceanic Time Warner Cable will provide full access to our live sporting events," said UH Athletic Director Jim Donovan. "This is a long-term commitment built upon passion, professionalism, integrity and community. It's a win-win for everyone."
OCSports will kick off with the University of Hawaii's women soccer season opener against Washington State University on Friday, August 19, 2011.