DirecTV Renews ESPN PPV


DirecTV Inc. has renewed ESPN’s out-of-market pay-per-view packages for college football, basketball and baseball.

Deal terms were not disclosed, but subscribers to the DBS leader will once again be able to purchase the “ESPN GamePlan,” “ESPN Full Court” and “ESPN College Grand Slam” packages.

ESPN GamePlan kicks off this Saturday with Miami (Ohio) against Michigan and Wake Forest squaring off against Clemson.

Subs buying the football plan before Sept. 30 will pay $99 for the full season’s worth of games, while those coming on board later will pay $20 more. Fans can also purchase a weekend subscription plan for $19.95