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Behind the Broadcast: ESPN matches NBC’s offer, keeps rights to Big East sports

Saturday, March 2, 2013
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ESPN decided that having a watered-down Big East Conference on its network was better than seeing it on a rival channel. Last Saturday, ESPN decided to match the deal that the Big East Conference made with NBC Sports Group....

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