Bronco Sports Properties, Groove Sign Partnership

BOISE, Idaho – Bronco Sports Properties has signed a partnership with Groove Entertainment Technologies, a local full-service provider of DIRECTV.

The Mountain West Conference continues to receive unprecedented national television exposure through a combination of telecasts on The Mtn., CBS College Sports Network and VERSUS, and DIRECTV is the only television provider in Boise currently offering access to all three networks.

With DIRECTV, The Mtn. (channel 616), CBS College Sports Network (channel 613) and VERSUS (channel 603) are also available in high definition.

Nearly 25,000 hours of MWC programming has aired on The Mtn. since the network's launch in September of 2006, and more than 260 MWC events are shown live annually through a combination of telecasts on The Mtn., CBS College Sports Network and VERSUS.

Other local providers include Cable One, which currently carries VERSUS (channel 326) and The Mtn. (channel 329), and DISH Network, which carries CBS College Sports Network (channel 152) and VERSUS (channel 151). DISH Network also carries both channels in high definition.

CBS College Sports Network is currently in 42 million homes and is available in more than 80 million nationwide, VERSUS is in more than 76 million households across the country and The Mtn. is available in more than 31 million homes nationally, and is currently in 10 million.

Groove is committed to bringing customers the best value and service in television. Contact Groove by phone (208-515-7069) and ask for the Bronco Nation package, or visit their Web site ( to get a head start on DIRECTV installation.
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