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Game to be Televised in Tucson!


The inaugural game will be broadcasted to over 75 million homes across the nation

TUCSON, Ariz. (Dec. 10, 2015) – The NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowl has announced that their game will be televised, live, in its host region on the Tucson CW affiliate, KWBA via American Sports Network (ASN). ASN, a division of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI), will televise the game, making it available on Sinclair’s television stations across the country, including other linear broadcasters and regional sports networks. The game will also be streamed on

"It's important for a successful bowl game to have a linear partner that will broadcast the event throughout Southern Arizona and across the nation,” said Alan Young, CEO of the Arizona Sports & Entertainment Commission. “We are thrilled that Tucson's CW affiliate and American Sports Network will deliver the NOVA Home Loans Arizona Bowl to more than 75 million homes on game day."

CW can be accessed on the following carriers/channels in Tucson:

  • COX - Channel 8 and 1008 in HD
  • COMCAST - Channel 8 and 214 in HD
  • DIRECT TV - Channel 58 (also in HD)
  • DISH NETWORK - Channel 58 (also in HD)


"We at Scripps Tucson and the TucsonCW station KWBA are pleased to be able to bring the game to live over the air TV,” said Jim Arnold, Vice President and General Manager of E.W. Scripps Company in Tucson. “I hope the stadium will be sold out and for those who can't make it to the game, I'm glad we are able to offer it."

Tickets to the NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowl are available online via Ticketmaster at

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About the NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowl

The NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowlwas sanctioned in March 2015 as the 41st NCAA college football game and the third bowl game staged in Arizona. Kicking off in December 2015, the bowl game will feature two teams from the Mountain West Conference – Colorado State University and the University of Nevada. The NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowlis dedicated to promoting community engagement and support in the Tucson area. For more information about the NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowl, or for ticket information, visit

About the Arizona Sports and Entertainment Commission

The Arizona Sports and Entertainment Commission is a non-profit organization created in 1988. The Commission collaborates with hundreds of partners to help fulfill the mission of bringing national and international sporting events to the state, assisting in the promotion of existing events and Arizona sports teams, and developing youth sports programs throughout the Valley. In 1999, it assumed oversight of the Arizona Sports Hall of Fame, and in 2012, the Grand Canyon State Games. For more information about the Commission call 602.258.6272 or visit

About NOVA® Home Loans

NOVA® Home Loans has served the needs of homeowners and homebuyers since 1980. We are able to originate loans in 12 states. In 2001, we merged our flexibility as a mortgage broker with the efficient service of a mortgage bank to create a better way of lending. Efficiency and teamwork are the keys to our accelerated loan delivery. Loan applications are handled in-house from start to finish - eliminating the need to ship your application around the country for underwriting, approval and document preparation. For more information, visit

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