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ESPN to Broadcast Harvard Wrestling, Men's Lacrosse and Women's Lacrosse this Spring

Harvard wrestling, men's lacrosse and women's lacrosse will appear 10 times on ESPN3 and WatchESPN.

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard Department of Athletics is pleased to announce that it has partnered with ESPN to broadcast select wrestling, men's lacrosse and women's lacrosse games live through ESPN3 and WatchESPN this spring. ESPN3 will pick up the broadcasts from the Ivy League Digital Network, which will be produced in-house by Harvard.

The wrestling team's regular-season finale versus Lehigh, which will be held at Lavietes Pavilion on Feb. 23, will be the first event to hit the ESPN networks with action slated to begin at 12 p.m. The Crimson will host a youth dual prior to the match pitting Smitty's Wrestling Barn out of  Danville, N.H., against the Doughboys of Lowell, Mass.

The men's lacrosse team will have three games broadcast on ESPN3 and WatchESPN beginning with its March 22 meeting with Dartmouth. The games against Boston University (April 8) and No. 10/8 Princeton (April 19) will also be available nationally.

The women's lacrosse team will appear on ESPN3 and WatchESPN a total of six times including March 26 when it plays host to Boston College. The squad will also play against Vanderbilt (April 2), Brown (April 5), No. 15 Princeton (April 12), Boston University (April 16) and Dartmouth (April 25) in front of a national audience.

ESPN3 is available online to all customers with a subscription to a participating cable provider. The WatchESPN App is available on all mobile devices and requires a video subscription from an affiliated provider. To learn more about ESPN3 and WatchESPN, click here.

All 10 games which will be broadcast through ESPN3 and WatchESPN will also be available through a subscription to the Ivy League Digital Network.

Broadcast Schedule

Date

Event

Time

Sun., Feb. 23
Sat., March 22
Wed., March 26
Wed., April 2
Sat., April 5
Tues., April 8
Sat., April 12
Wed., April 16
Sat., April 19
Fri., April 25

Wrestling vs. Lehigh
Men's Lacrosse vs. Dartmouth
Women's Lacrosse vs. Boston College
Women's Lacrosse vs. Vanderbilt
Women's Lacrosse vs. Brown
Men's Lacrosse vs. Boston University
Women's Lacrosse vs. Princeton
Women's Lacrosse vs. Boston University
Men's Lacrosse vs. Princeton
Women's Lacrosse vs. Dartmouth

12 p.m.
1 p.m.
7 p.m.
2:30 p.m.
1 p.m.
7 p.m.
1 p.m.
7 p.m.
1 p.m.
7 p.m.