Pac-12 Networks, DAZN Canada Announce Multi-Year Partnership
Pac-12 Networks and DAZN Canada announced today a multi-year partnership which will bring more US college sports to fans across Canada. DAZN will make a significant number of Pac-12 Networks events available to DAZN’s Canadian subscribers, along with highlights and original programming. The partnership represents an important step forward in the Pac-12 Global initiative to showcase Pac-12 universities and their athletic programs to fans around the world.
“DAZN’s service gives our Canadian fans tremendous access to the Pac-12’s portfolio of high-quality live events and originals,” says Alden Budill, senior vice president/head of distribution and partner marketing for Pac-12 Networks.
“We’re thrilled to add DAZN to our list of partners and look forward to working with them to bring the very best of Pac-12 sports to our fans in Canada.”
“Giving Canadian fans more access to the sports they love continues to be a priority for us, and today we are excited to be adding yet another great sport property to the growing DAZN platform in Canada,” says Alex Rice, managing director for rights and strategic development at DAZN.
“The Pac-12 is full of high caliber student-athletes and competitions and Canadians will now have more access to that great content when, where and how they want to consume it.”
The partnership allows Canadian DAZN subscribers to receive Pac-12 Networks content, an offering that will comprise live events from all 12 universities, including a host of football games, men’s and women’s basketball games, Olympic events and Pac-12 Championships as well as a number of games from the Pac-12 men’s and women’s basketball tournaments. In addition, DAZN subscribers will also have access to Pac-12 Networks’ original programming including “The Drive: Pac-12 Football” and “Inside Pac-12 Football.”