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SiriusXM to Air 29 College Football Bowl Games

Thursday, December 20, 2012

SiriusXM to Air 29 College Football Bowl Games12:00 EST Thursday, December 20, 2012SiriusXM subscribers get live play-by-play of games today through the BCS National Championship on January 7NEW YORK, Dec. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) announced today that it will offer listeners live play-by-play of 29 bowl games this college football postseason, including ? through its partnership with ESPN Radio - the BCS National Championship, the Rose Bowl, Tostitos Fiesta Bowl, Discover Orange Bowl, and Allstate Sugar Bowl. (Logo: The schedule runs from tonight's San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl (8:00 pm ET, on ESPN Radio, SiriusXM channel 84) through January 7, when the #1 ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish face the #2 Alabama Crimson Tide in the Discover BCS National Championship Game (8:30 pm ET on ESPN Radio, SiriusXM channel 84). A complete schedule of games and channels appears below.Fans can stay up to date on everything happening throughout the bowl season with SiriusXM College Sports Nation, channel 91, SiriusXM's 24/7 college sports channel.  From the best games, to the latest news and biggest stories happening around the college football landscape, SiriusXM College Sports Nation covers it all with a daily programming lineup that features 24/7 Sports Radio's on Campus with Bill King (weekdays, 6:00 am ET); SiriusXM College Sports Today (weekdays, 9:00 am ET), hosted by Mark Packer and Heisman Trophy winners Eddie George and Tim Brown; SiriusXM College Football Playbook (weekdays, 12:00 pm ET), hosted by veteran college football voice Jack Arute, former coach Rick Neuheisel and Heisman Trophy winner Gino Torretta; the Paul Finebaum Show (weekdays, 3:00 pm ET); and College Sports Coast-to-Coast with Chris Childers, former Florida Gators QB Chris Leak, and Coach Houston Nutt (weekdays, 7:00 pm ET).SiriusXM College Sports Nation will broadcast live from South Florida, the site of the Discover BCS National Championship game from Wednesday, January 2, through game day, January 7.  Hosts Jack Arute, Paul Finebaum, Tim Brown, Rick Neuheisel, Gino Torretta, Mark Packer, Bill King and Chris Childers will be live on site where they will interview Notre Dame and Alabama players and coaches, cover pre-game practices and preview the game. Additionally, College Sports Nation will broadcast live from the Rose Bowl, Tostitos Fiesta Bowl and Allstate Sugar Bowl beginning on December 28.College Bowl games on SiriusXM: (All times ET)San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl, San Diego, CA ? BYU vs. San Diego StateDecember 20, 8:00pm, SiriusXM channel 84Beef O'Brady St. Petersburg Bowl, St. Petersburg, FL ? UCF vs. Ball StateDecember 21, 7:30pm, SiriusXM channel 84R&L Carriers New Orleans Bowl, New Orleans, LA ? East Carolina vs. Louisiana-LafayetteDecember 22, Noon, SiriusXM channel 84Sheraton Hawaii Bowl, Honolulu, HI ? Fresno State vs. SMUDecember 24, 8:00pm, SiriusXM channel 84Little Caesars Bowl, Detroit, MI ? Western Kentucky vs. Central MichiganDecember 26, 7:30pm, SiriusXM channel 91Military Bowl presented by Northrup Grumman, Wash, D.C. ? San Jose St. vs. Bowling GreenDecember 27, 3:00pm, SiriusXM channel 91Belk Bowl, Charlotte, NC ? Cincinnati vs. DukeDecember 27, 6:30pm, SiriusXM channel 91Bridgepoint Education Holiday Bowl, San Diego, CA ? Baylor vs. UCLADecember 27, 9:45pm, SiriusXM channel 84Russell Athletic Bowl, Orlando, FL ? Rutgers vs. Virginia TechDecember 28, 5:30pm, SiriusXM channel 84Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas, Houston, TX ? Minnesota vs. Texas TechDecember 28, 9:00pm, SiriusXM channel 84Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl, Fort Worth, TX ? Rice vs. Air Force December 29, 11:45am, SiriusXM channel 84New Era Pinstripe Bowl, Bronx, NY ? Syracuse vs. West VirginiaDecember 29, 3:15pm, SiriusXM channel 84Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl, San Francisco, CA ? Navy vs. Arizona StateDecember 29, 4:00pm, SiriusXM channel 91Valero Alamo Bowl, San Antonio, TX ? Texas vs. Oregon StateDecember 29, 6:45pm, SiriusXM channel 84Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl, Tempe, AZ ? TCU vs. Michigan StateDecember 29, 10:15pm, SiriusXM channel 84Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl, Nashville, TN ? NC State vs. Vanderbilt December 31, Noon, SiriusXM channel 84AutoZone Liberty Bowl, Memphis, TN ? Iowa State vs. TulsaDecember 31, 3:30pm, SiriusXM channel 84Chick-Fil-A Bowl, Atlanta, GA ? LSU vs. ClemsonDecember 31, 7:30pm, SiriusXM channel Gator Bowl, Jacksonville, FL ? Mississippi State vs. NorthwesternJanuary 1, Noon, Sirius channel 93/XM channel 190Outback Bowl, Tampa, FL ? South Carolina vs. Michigan January 1, 1:00pm, SiriusXM channel 85Capital One Bowl, Orlando, FL ? Georgia vs. NebraskaJanuary 1, 1:00pm, SiriusXM channel 84Rose Bowl, Pasadena, CA ? Stanford vs. Wisconsin January 1, 5:00pm, SiriusXM channel 84Discover Orange Bowl, Miami, FL ? Northern Illinois vs. Florida StateJanuary 1, 8:30pm, SiriusXM channel 84Allstate Sugar Bowl, New Orleans, LA ? Louisville vs. Florida January 2, 8:30pm, SiriusXM channel 84Tostitos Fiesta Bowl, Glendale, AZ ? Oregon vs. Kansas StateJanuary 3, 8:30pm, SiriusXM channel 84AT&T Cotton Bowl, Arlington, TX ? Texas A&M vs. OklahomaJanuary 4, 8:00pm, SiriusXM channel 84BBVA Compass Bowl, Birmingham, AL ? Pittsburgh vs. Ole MissJanuary 5, 1:00pm, SiriusXM channel Bowl, Mobile, AL ? Kent State vs. Arkansas StateJanuary 6, 9:00pm, SiriusXM channel 85Discover BCS National Championship, South Florida ? Notre Dame vs. AlabamaJanuary 7, 8:30pm, SiriusXM channel 84All games airing on SiriusXM channel 84 are ESPN Radio broadcasts.For more information, please visit About Sirius XM RadioSirius XM Radio Inc. is the world's largest radio broadcaster measured by revenue and has 23.4 million subscribers.  SiriusXM creates and broadcasts commercial-free music; premier sports talk and live events; comedy; news; exclusive talk and entertainment; and the most comprehensive Latin music, sports and talk programming in radio. SiriusXM is available in vehicles from every major car company in the U.S., from retailers nationwide, and online at SiriusXM programming is also available through the SiriusXM Internet Radio App for Android, Apple, and BlackBerry smartphones and other connected devices. SiriusXM also holds a minority interest in SiriusXM Canada which has more than 2 million subscribers.This communication contains "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.  Such statements include, but are not limited to, statements about future financial and operating results, our plans, objectives, expectations and intentions with respect to future operations, products and services; and other statements identified by words such as "will likely result," "are expected to," "will continue," "is anticipated," "estimated," "believe," "intend," "plan," "projection," "outlook" or words of similar meaning.  Such forward-looking statements are based upon the current beliefs and expectations of our management and are inherently subject to significant business, economic and competitive uncertainties and contingencies, many of which are difficult to predict and generally beyond our control.  Actual results may differ materially from the results anticipated in these forward-looking statements.  The following factors, among others, could cause actual results to differ materially from the anticipated results or other expectations expressed in the forward-looking statements:  our competitive position versus other forms of audio entertainment; our dependence upon automakers; general economic conditions; failure of our satellites, which, in most cases, are not insured; our ability to attract and retain subscribers at a profitable level; royalties we pay for music rights; the unfavorable outcome of pending or future litigation; failure of third parties to perform; and our substantial indebtedness.  Additional factors that could cause our results to differ materially from those described in the forward-looking statements can be found in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011, which is filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") and available at the SEC's Internet site (  The information set forth herein speaks only as of the date hereof, and we disclaim any intention or obligation to update any forward looking statements as a result of developments occurring after the date of this communication.Follow SiriusXM on Twitter or like the SiriusXM page on Facebook. P-SIRIMedia contact:Andrew FitzPatrickSiriusXM212-901-6693andrew.fitzpatrick@siriusxm.comSOURCE Sirius XM Radio