The Mtn. Coming to DIRECTV in August

Have no fear, Mountain West Conference fans. The Mtn. has a date for its debut on DIRECTV.

DIRECTV will launch The Mtn., the network covering the college sports network, Wednesday, Aug. 27, on Channel 616. That's just in time for football season.

The Mtn. will be available on DIRECTV's Choice and above packages for the states and DMAs servicing Mountain West Conference institutions in Colorado, New Mexico, Nevada Utah and Wyoming plus the markets of Dallas/Fort Worth and San Diego.

Customers throughout the remainder of the nation can access The Mtn. with a subscription to DIRECTV's SportsPack.