Thursday, May 23, 2013

College Ultimate Championships

The 2013 College National Championships are this weekend!

Since April, 700+ college teams have been competing in the USA Ultimate College Championship Series. There are now 20 teams from each division - Open (Men )& Women.

When: May 24 - May 27, 2013

Where: Madison, Wisconsin

:Top Seeds:
Open: Oregon, Wisconsin, North Carolina, Pittsburgh (2012 champion) & Texas.
Women: Oregon, Carleton College, Iowa State, Iowa & Tufts.

ESPN will be online streaming the live "games" via ESPN3, and then show tape-delayed "games" via ESPNU starting on May 29th. To watch streamed Ultimate games online, you will need your Username & Password to login to your account with your cable/internet provider.

Sunday, May 26 [Times ET]
1:00pm – Women's Semifinal: ESPN3
3:30pm – Women's Semifinal: ESPN3
6:30pm – Men's Semifinal: ESPN3
9:00pm – Men's Semifinal: ESPN3

Monday, May 27
1:00pm – Women's Final: ESPN3
3:30pm – Men's Final: ESPN3

Wednesday, May 29
7:00pm – USA Ultimate College Championships Highlight Show: ESPNU
8:00pm – Men's Championship Game: ESPNU
9:00pm – Women’s Championship Game: ESPNU

Thursday, May 30
1:00am – Men's Championship Game: ESPNU
2:00am – Women’s Championship Game: ESPNU

The windy weather was an issue last year for the broadcast games. Precipitation on Saturday & Sunday is at 20%. Winds generally higher during the scheduled final games. Here's the weather report for Madison:
Madison, WI Wind Forecast. [SOURCE]

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