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Thursday September 6, 2007Pay-Per-View Information for Florida vs. Troy Football Game

Gainesville, FL

The Troy at Florida college football game on September 8th at 6:00pm will be made available live via pay-per-view (PPV) to viewers of participating cable systems, satellite systems and commercial establishments throughout Florida.

The live PPV airing will be in addition to Sun Sports’ taped presentation of the game airing during the network’s Sunday morning edition of BREAKFAST WITH THE GATORS beginning at 8:30am and again Tuesday night at 11:00pm. David Steele, Nat Moore and Steve Babik will provide the commentary.

Immediately following the PPV presentation of the game, fans can switch to Sun Sports for complete live post-game coverage during the network’s GEICO GATOR POSTGAME show. Reports from Gainesville will also air during Sun Sports’ REC WAREHOUSE COLLEGE KICKOFF (live Friday, Sept. 7, 7:00pm) and the network’s TAILGATE OVERTIME PRESENTED BY AT&T show (live Monday, Sept. 10, 7:00pm).

Per Southeastern Conference television contracts, when an SEC team does not have its game selected by CBS, ESPN or Lincoln Financial, it is permitted to televise that game live on a statewide basis only on pay-per-view. Therefore, Sun Sports cannot air these games live on the network, but can make them available to cable/satellite systems and commercial establishments to deliver via pay-per-view.

The University Athletic Association donates proceeds from the PPV telecasts to the UF Libraries. Since 1992, the UAA has donated approximately $1 million to the UF Libraries and hurricane relief efforts through these telecasts.

Cable/satellite systems offering the game on pay-per-view will designate a channel location, separate from Sun Sports’ channel, for the pay-per-view presentation. Viewers should call/contact their local cable/satellite company for further details.

Fans outside Florida can ONLY access the game on PPV via ESPN GamePlan.

The following is a current list (as of 9/6/07) of operators offering the PPV game:

System Name Location Carriage Channel(s) Order via remote? Order via phone? PPV Order #
Bright House
Networks
Cantonment Digital 698 NO YES 850-968-6959
Bright House
Networks
Central Florida - Orange, Osceola, Seminole, Brevard, Volusia, Lake, Marion, Flagler Counties Digital 530 YES YES 1-877-892-EASY
Bright House
Networks
DeFuniakSprings Digital 698 NO YES 850-892-3155
800-288-1664
Bright House
Networks
Tampa Bay - Polk, Hernando, Citrus, Pasco, Hillsborough, Pinellas, Manatee Counties Digital 335 YES YES 866-976-3279
Comcast BrowardCounty Digital 798 NO YES 1-800-COMCAST
Comcast Cape Coral Digital 845 NO YES 1-800-COMCAST
Comcast Jacksonville Digital 497 YES YES 904-374-8000
Comcast Key West Digital 798 NO YES 1-800-COMCAST
Comcast Lake City, Live Oak Digital 497 YES YES 386-752-6161
LakeCity
386-362-3535
Live Oak
1-800-COMCAST
Comcast Lake County Digital 699 YES YES 352-787-7875
Comcast Miami-North Dade Digital 798 YES YES 1-800-COMCAST
Comcast Naples, Ft. Myers Digital 255 NO YES 1-800-COMCAST
Comcast Okeechobee, Belle Glade/Pahokee, Clewiston, Digital 331 YES YES 1-800-COMCAST
Comcast Palm Beach, Martin and St. Lucie Counties Digital 765 YES YES 1-800-COMCAST
Comcast Panama City Digital 541 YES YES 850-769-0392
Comcast Redlands, Kendall, Florida City, Homestead, Cutler Ridge Digital 798 NO YES 1-305-COMCAST
Comcast Sarasota, Port Charlotte, Venice Digital 699 NO YES 1-888-COMCAST
Comcast St. Augustine, Palatka Digital 497 YES YES 904-374-8000
Comcast Tallahassee Digital 746 NO YES 850-574-4000
Comcast Vero Beach (TreasureCoast) Digital 498 YES YES 1-800-COMCAST
Communicomm
Services
High Springs, Stalvey Analog 11 NO NO N/A
Cox
Communications
Gainesville, Ocala Digital 609 YES YES 888-269-9693
Cox
Communications
Pensacola, Greater Fort Walton Beach Digital 610 YES YES 850-478-0200
Knology Panama City Digital 259 YES YES 850-215-1000
Knology Pinellas County Digital 524 YES YES 1-877-KNOLOGY
Mediacom Gulf Breeze, Ft. Walton, Panama City, Pensacola, Havana, Wewahitchka Digital 160 YES YES 1-800-239-8411
             
Satellite Providers Florida Residents Only
Dish channel 457
DirecTV channel 697

Please check the Sun Sports PPV website for the latest updates.

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