posted January 7, 2009

Tips for Watching the January 17th Hope/Calvin Game

At Official Hope vs. Calvin Satellite Parties
All across America thousands of fans are gathering to celebrate one of the greatest rivalries in college basketball and you're invited! Join in the excitement, watch the Rivalry, see old friends and greet new ones.

On Saturday, January 17 at 3 p.m. EST, you can gather with alumni, parents and friends from Hope and Calvin at locations across the United States.  Each site will tune into a special broadcast of the Hope vs. Calvin men's basketball game.  Visit www.hopecalvin.com for a list of locations hosting these events.

On Direct TV Satellite
World Harvest Television (WHT) will be airing the game live nationwide at 3:00 PM ET on DIRECT TV on Channel 367. This is in the basic package so everyone who subscribes to DIRECT TV will be able to watch the game.  International viewers who get the DIRECT TV American Package can also receive WHT.

Streaming Online Video
Log onto http://www.lesea.com/broadcasting/Satellite.cfm and select the Watch Satellite Broadcast. Viewers have a choice of Windows Media or Real Media.

In West Michigan on WGVU Public Television
In the West Michigan viewing area, you can watch the game live on WGVU TV 35/DT 11 and WGVK TV 52/DT 5. For more information on WGVU visit www.wgvu.org.

On AT&T U-Verse
If you have a subscription to AT&T U-Verse, World Harvest Television is on Channel 578.

On an Old-Fashioned Satellite Dish
For those of you that may still have that old satellite dish in the backyard, you can pull the game down on Galaxy 16, Transponder 15.

Audio & Box Score Online
If the above methods don't work for you, you can follow the game live through online radio and up-to-the-minute box scores and stats:

Audio - http://sports.yahoo.com/top/collegebroadcast/teams/hop

LIVEScoreboard - http://www.hope.edu/pr/athletics/livestats/