CBSSports.com College Network Launches 190 NCAA GameTracker Mobile Applications
Dec. 6, 2010
CARLSBAD, Calif. - CBSSports.com College Network, a division of CBS Interactive that produces over 175 official collegiate athletic sites, today announced the launch of 190 free mobile apps for 95 NCAA colleges and universities on Android and BlackBerry smartphones. The CBSSports.com College Network "GameTracker" mobile applications provide everything needed for college sports fans around the world to follow their favorite teams from their handheld device.
Each GameTracker app allows for quick access to the most comprehensive mobile coverage of 14 different sports directly from 95 of the top NCAA Division I schools. From live scores complete with play-by-play details, to schedules, stats, standings and breaking news, the GameTracker Mobile app is a must-have for alumni and fans alike.
"We're extremely focused on taking the first-class content produced by all of our partners on their official athletic sites and delivering it to fans and alumni around the world across as many platforms as possible," said Patty Hirsch, VP & General Manager, CBSSports.com College Network. "The launch of the CBSSports.com College Network GameTracker mobile apps is an important piece of our overall mobile strategy and a great vehicle to give fans access to exclusive content & live scores and stats while they are on the go."
For a list of the NCAA Division I schools with the GameTracker App for Android and BlackBerry, click here. All Apps are available as a free download from Android Marketplace or BlackBerry App WorldTM:
Produced in partnership with Polar Mobile, the new CBSSports.com College Network GameTracker Applications are powered by Polar's SMARTTM Sports Platform.
Entering the 2010 college football season, the CBSSports.com College Network produced the official athletic site for 52 of the 65 (80%) BCS eligible schools from the big six conferences. The CBSSports.com College Network features best in class service combined with cutting edge technology along with the power of the CBS brand to help protect and grow our partner brands and fan bases. For more information about the CBSSports.com College Network and to find out how we work with our existing partners to showcase the depth and breadth of their products and services, please visit collegenetwork.cbssports.com.
About CBSSports.com College Network
CBSSports.com College Network is the leader in the production, management and hosting of official athletic websites, e-commerce solutions, streaming products and mobile services for colleges and universities across the United States. CBS College Sports currently produces a network of approximately 130 official athletic sites for schools including the University of Notre Dame (und.com), University of Alabama (rolltide.com), Florida State Univeristy (seminoles.com), and the University of Southern California (usctrojans.com).
CBSSports.com College Network is a unit of CBS Interactive, the best online content network for information and entertainment. With more than 200 million people visiting its properties each month, CBS Interactive is the 8th largest Web property globally and the 5th largest Web property in the U.S. in terms of unique video viewers. Its portfolio of leading brands, which include CNET, CBS.com, CBSSports.com, GameSpot, TV.com, BNET, CBS RADIO and Last.fm, span popular categories like technology, entertainment, sports, news and business.