University of Miami is Launching the First College Sports VR Channel

By: Hayley McGlone - Aug 5, 2016
References: vrfocus & engadget
The University of Miami partnered with Eon Sports VR to create the first collegiate sports VR channel.

The University of Miami VR channel will offer college football fans a unique viewing experience. To access the virtual reality channel Hurricane fans will have to purchase a UM-branded VR headset. With the headset practice footage, scrimmages, huddles and interviews will all be streamed to the channel for fans to watch. University of Miami is planning to stream content for the men's and women's athletic teams.

The University of Miami VR channel will provide groundbreaking utilization of technology for college sports coverage. With college football and basketball being so incredibly popular in the US, the VR channel will likely be a big draw for fans looking to see as much of the action as possible.