January 31, 2012
Rivals and RivalsHigh, in an effort to bring our users more on-the-spot from-the-site video content as possible, is teaming up with iHigh on National Signing Day.
There will be streams coming from numerous high schools from across the country as players hold ceremonies to sign their Letters of Intent.
|RivalsHigh/iHigh Broadcast Schedule|
|Rivals.com, the leading online network of college team and recruiting Web sites, and IHigh.com, the Global Youth Network, have announced that the two organizations will partner to bring fans unprecedented coverage of high school sports starting with National Signing Day.|
|School||Ceremony Time (EST)|
|Hampton (Ga.) Lovejoy||8:00 a.m., Watch Live|
|Petal (Miss.) High||10:00 a.m., Watch Live|
|Oxford (Ala.) High||10:55 a.m., Watch Live|
|Hoover (Ala.) High||12:30 p.m., Watch Live|
|Louisville (Ky.) duPont Manual||1:40 p.m., Watch Live|
|River Ridge (La.) John Curtis||2:00 p.m., Watch Live|
|Prattville (Ala.) High||2:15 p.m., Watch Live|
|Louisville (Ky.) Trinity||2:30 p.m., Watch Live|
|Cincinnati (Ohio) Moeller||3:00 p.m., Watch Live|
|Loganville (Ga.) Grayson||3:00 p.m., Watch Live|
|Ft. Lauderdale (Fla.) Aquinas||3:00 p.m., Watch Live|
"We're excited to partner with iHigh, which now has thousands of broadcasts from high schools all around the country," RivalsHigh Senior Editor Tom Bergeron said. "Together, we'll put a national spotlight on events that most people would never have an opportunity to see."
iHigh's David Bannister, who works with many of the nation's leading high school programs, says that the partnership will provide fans with unprecedented coverage of their favorite teams.
"Fans can expect to see on iHigh and Rivals easy links to share content from both sites - from video, to photos," he said.
The leading online community for high school and college fan sites, Rivals has revolutionized college football and basketball recruiting coverage. It was first to provide such innovative features as national player rankings, online video highlights, player cards and searchable player database, official visit lists, coach "recruited by" function, text alerts to cell phones and much, much more.
"Rivals.com is one of the best brands in online sports coverage, and the premier gathering spot for fans to follow to learn and talk about their favorite teams," iHigh.com President & COO Tim Campbell said. "By highlighting the best of iHigh's over 50,000 team-produced live video events, fans can expect a lively online experience."