ORLANDO, Fla. – Sep. 6, 2011 – The BIG EAST Conference and XOS Digital, the leading provider of content management solutions and digital media services for collegiate and professional sports organizations, jointly announced today the launch of the entirely upgraded BIG EAST mobile application for the 2011-12 season. The application is available for iPhone, iPad, and Android devices, providing fans with full Conference coverage.
“This new and improved mobile app is a great way for our fans to follow all the BIG EAST teams, not only on gameday, but all week long,” said BIG EAST Commissioner John Marinatto. “The lightning-fast speed allows scores and stats to be accessed within seconds and ensures our fans never miss a beat during games.”
The BIG EAST mobile app, developed by XOS Digital, has been entirely upgraded for the 2011-2012 season, including high definition video and audio, faster navigation and live streaming, where available. Content features include weekly game highlights, live game scores and BIG EAST original programming, providing fans with the ability to follow the Conference from any location and at any time. App features include:
· Original video programming including BIG EAST Countdown to Kickoff and BIG EAST Rewind
· Team schedules and rosters for all conference sports
· Live scores, stats, standings and polls
· Breaking news and conference headlines
· Live audio for select games
“The new BIG EAST mobile app looks great, runs great and provides an extraordinary experience for BIG EAST fans, said Chris McCleary, CEO, XOS Digital. “This app will be an excellent supplement to any fan watching the game, whether in venue or at home.”
As part of the BIG EAST Digital Network, fans have the ability to download the official app from the BIG EAST’s website (www.bigeastmobile.com). The app can also be downloaded in the iTunes App Store and Android Market directly on mobile phones and tablets, by searching Official BIG EAST.