The new SEC Network launched successfully Thursday night and now prepares to showcase its first live sporting event — Kentucky's basketball game against the Dominican Republic National Team in the Bahamas on Friday.
Kentucky's games Friday, Saturday and Sunday will all be shown live at 1 p.m. on the SEC Network.
Here are the channels on which viewers in Central Kentucky can find the network:
Time Warner Cable: Channels 79, 80 and 516 in standard definition, and channels 417, 517 and 518 in high-definition. Channels 80 and 518 will be used for alternate programming.
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DISH Network: Channel 404 with the Hopper digital box or on channels 408, 596 and 597 depending on equipment.
DirecTV: Channel 611
UK volleyball matches on SEC Network Plus
UK announced Friday that all of its home volleyball games and all of its SEC road matches will be broadcast live on SEC Network Plus, the new network's online platform.
All told, 27 of Kentucky's 31 matches will be shown.
Earlier this week, UK announced that most of its men's and women's soccer matches this fall will be broadcast in similar fashion.
Viewers interested in watching events on SEC Network Plus should visit SECNetwork.com or contact their cable or satellite provider for additional details.