ESPN3 now available to all Optimum Online subscribers on Long Island

Nov. 28, 2012


Stony Brook, N.Y. - In a move long awaited for Stony Brook Athletics fans on Long Island, ESPN3 has now been activated on Optimum Online, Cablevision's internet service, and is available to all subscribers by visiting or

Just in time for Stony Brook Football's FCS Playoffs run, ESPN3 is home to numerous Stony Brook Athletics events each year. During 2011-12, Stony Brook had over 10 events exclusive to ESPN3, and in 2012-13 so far, the football team has had four games (including this Saturday's contest vs. Montana State) exclusive to ESPN3, and the men's & women's basketball teams will have at least nine games air on ESPN3 beginning in December.

Stony Brook fans unfamiliar to ESPN3 should log on to or to find information on how to view games on ESPN3, which is now available to over 79 million homes and 21 million users on college campuses and military bases.

The Seawolves football team takes on Montana State in the second round of the NCAA Div. I Football Championship Saturday at 7 p.m. Click here for a direct link to view the game on ESPN3.