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Time Warner to televise Morrisville State football game, Saturday, October 25

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – Morrisville State College and Time Warner Sports of Central New York have reached an agreement to televise the Mustangs football game against New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC) opponent, Kean University, on Saturday, October 25 at 1 p.m. on Drake Field.

The broadcast can be seen exclusively on Time Warner Sports for Time Warner Cable audiences from Albany to Buffalo and Binghamton to the Canadian border. For the local Syracuse broadcast, viewers can see the game live on Time Warner Sports Channel 26.

“We’re really excited about having Time Warner back on campus. They do a great job and their presence on campus inherently adds a lot of excitement to the day’s game. We’re very proud of all things happening at Morrisville and having Time Warner here represents a great vehicle for spreading the word about the college,” Greg Carroll, Director of Athletics, said. “We are very excited to have this chance to have others be part of our transition to the NCAA.”

Morrisville State enters its third year as a provisional member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), Division III in 2008. Upon successful completion of the provisional period, Morrisville State will be a candidate for full accreditation as a member of the NCAA.

Morrisville State College offers more than 75 bachelor and associate degrees and options. Considered to be one of the most technologically advanced colleges in the nation for its ThinkPad University program and wireless technology initiative, the college recently became the first in the nation to comprehensively replace landlines in residence halls with individual cellular phones. Morrisville State College was also chosen as one of the top five colleges in the nation for campus activities by Campus Activities magazine.

The Morrisville State College Norwich Campus offers associate degree programs in accounting, business, computer systems technology, office administration, liberal arts transfer, nursing, early childhood, criminal justice and human services to south central New York residents and employers. Students may also apply coursework to other associate or bachelor degrees at the main campus.