Polynesian Bowl to be televised live on CBS Sports Network

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Polynesian Football Hall of Fame and CBS Sports on Thursday announced an exclusive, multi-year partnership that will allow the Polynesian Bowl to be televised live on CBS Sports Network.

"We are honored to call CBS Sports Network the home of the Polynesian Bowl," said Jesse Sapolu, four-time Super Bowl champion, Polynesian Football Hall of Fame chairman and inductee. "Millions more will now have the opportunity to watch the best high school football players compete in the most beautiful place in world."

This year's game will be held on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019 at Aloha Stadium.

The Polynesian Bowl is a premier football all-star game featuring a selection of the nation's top 100 high school players.

Hawaii News Now will produce the broadcast. Following the live airing on CBS Sports Network, the game will also be televised on KGMB.

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