Comcast SportsNet West Inks DirecTV Deal

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Comcast SportsNet West will be available to DirecTV Inc. residential customers in the Sacramento, Calif., DMA who subscribe to the “DirecTV Total Choice” programming package beginning Tuesday, the direct-broadcast satellite provider said last Friday.

The Comcast Corp.-owned regional sports network will be anchored by games from the National Basketball Association’s Sacramento Kings and the Women’s NBA’s Sacramento Monarchs.

It will also feature extensive college-sports coverage, including Sacramento State University football; University of California-Davis football and basketball; and Fresno State football, as well as selected games from the Western Athletic Conference, Big Sky Conference and Mountain West Conference.