Aug. 20, 2010
Tennessee's 2010 football season opener versus UT Martin on Sept. 4 in Knoxville is being televised on a pay-per-view basis across the state of Tennessee. Kickoff is scheduled for 6 p.m. Eastern time (5 p.m. Central).
The announcing team for the game telecast is Randy Smith (play-by-play) along with former Vol Pat Ryan (color analysis).
Cable systems across the state of Tennessee are scheduled to carry the telecast from the VideoSeat pay-per-view service. Fans should contact their local cable system to find out how to order the game and receive price information.
The game also will be made available as a pay-per-view event to Tennessee Dish Network and DirecTV subscribers. Channel numbers and ordering information for home dish owners will be published the week of the game.
ESPN GamePlan is expected to offer the game to fans living outside the state of Tennessee via the ESPN GamePlan package. The game will be blacked out on ESPN GamePlan in the state of Tennessee and cannot be ordered as part of ESPN's package.