April 21, 2017 – Sioux Falls, SD: Midco Sports Network® is excited to announce an expanded one-year agreement with the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) for live coverage of 20 football games in the 2017 season.
The partnership will include 11 weeks of the “NSIC Thursday Night Game of the Week,” airing each week from August 31 through November 9 at 7 PM on MidcoSN. In addition, nine games will air live on Saturdays.
MidcoSN® will also expand its coverage of the NSIC/Sanford Health men’s and women’s basketball tournaments. MidcoSN will add the Saturday and Sunday quarterfinal games to its existing coverage of semifinal and championship games. All 14 tournament games will be produced and aired live on MidcoSN.
“We are pleased to expand our partnership with the NSIC. The newly created 'NSIC Thursday Night Game of the Week' – along with the additional conference tournament basketball games – give fans all across the region a compelling reason to tune in. The NSIC is a great conference that aligns with our goal of providing viewers with exciting live game action,” said Mark Powell, VP of MidcoSN.
“Midco has been a tremendous supporter of the NSIC over the years, and we are thrilled to be able to continue to grow our partnership, exposing the region to the first-class student-athletes in Division II,” said NSIC Commissioner Erin Lind.
MidcoSN’s David Brown will call the “NSIC Thursday Night Game of the Week.”
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About the NSIC
The NSIC is a 16-team, 18-sport, NCAA Division II conference with teams located in Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota. The mission of the NSIC is to promote, conduct and regulate competitive sports programs which will assist student-athletes in their successful athletic, academic and person development.