Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Flanagan's Lobos Want Their CSTV.(Final)

Byline: Mike Hall Associate Sports Editor

For mid-major conferences such as the Mountain West, CSTV should be a breath of fresh air.

For women's basketball teams on the verge of establishing themselves as major players -- such as the University of New Mexico -- CSTV could be the strong wind that blows them in that direction.

College Sports Television made its nationwide debut April 7. Available right now only on DirecTV (channel 610), the new network will broadcast 24 hours per day with approximately 40 percent of its programming being live game coverage. DirecTV -- a satellite service -- has more than 11 million subscribers.

CSTV will make its physical presence known in Albuquerque on Thursday when it does a live telecast of the 3 p. …

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