STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State Softball and HailStateTV will continue their alliance in 2013, as the MSU premium streaming service plans to offer live video and audio streaming of Head Coach Vann Stuedeman's club beginning with the Bulldogs' season-opening Kickoff Classic beginning this Thursday, February 7. In addition, Fox Sports Net and ESPNU will televise a total of three games, the Southeastern Conference announced Monday.
On Sunday, March 24, at noon, the series finale of the Kentucky series in Lexington will be broadcast live on FSN. Less than three weeks later, ESPNU will televise the series opener against rival Ole Miss live from the MSU Softball Stadium on Friday, April 12, at 7 p.m. Two weeks later on Sunday, April 21, the Bulldogs will be back on FSN for the series finale at Alabama. In addition to regular season action, Bulldog fans can watch the SEC Tournament May 8-11 on ESPNU and ESPN2.
HSTV will broadcast 38 of MSU's 2013 softball games live via audio streaming, while 24 of State's 25 home affairs are scheduled to be offered via live audio and video streaming on HSTV (schedules subject to change).
The online audio streams will be
free of charge, but video streams will require a current HSTV
subscription. HailStateTV's full subscription (video and audio) is just
$99.95 per year, $39.95 for four months, or $12.95 per month. From Feb.
4-6, a special
14-day free trial of HSTV is available.
Also don't forget to pick up MSU's premium mobile apps for Android, iPhone and iPad so that you can listen to live audio of MSU softball this spring on the go (HSTV login required - see below for details).
To sign up for a full package
(grants access to premium video and free audio on PC, and audio only on mobile
1) Visit HSTV signup headquarters
2) Select your choice of the 12-Month, 4-Month or 1-Month HSTV subscription to create an account (special 14-day free trial is available Feb. 4-6)
3) Visit HSTV's Live Events page, click on the video/audio icons that appear at start time, login and enjoy the content!
NOTE: To listen to audio on mobile apps, you must purchase the MSU premium app of your choice on your mobile device and use your HSTV login to access
To access free audio on PC:
1) Visit HSTV's Live Events page, click on the audio icon that appears at start time and enjoy the content!
To access free audio on mobile apps:
1) Purchase the MSU premium app of your choice on your mobile device
2) From a PC, visit HSTV signup headquarters and select the "2013 HSTV Softball Free Audio" Package to create an HSTV login (if you choose not to opt for a full package)
3) Login on the MSU mobile app you purchased to listen to games live!
Important HSTV & SEC Video Streaming Policies That You Should Know Before Subscribing:
- Due to Southeastern Conference contractual television agreements, all games that are streamed on an on-demand basis cannot begin before 11:30 p.m. local time the night of the game in question.
- All HSTV schedules are subject to change due to television and radio conflicts