It’s not just the Pac-12 Networks that are running into carriage issues. On Thursday, the news began spreading that Comcast had dropped the Big Ten Network in numerous states that didn’t have Big Ten schools, with initial reports saying further drops were coming. As per a comment The Athletic Detroit writer Brendan Quinn got from Comcast, though, the cable company says there are no plans to drop the network from in-market areas:
Reached out to Comcast media relations regarding this Big Ten Network scrap.— Brendan F. Quinn (@BFQuinn) April 12, 2018
Here is official clarification from the corporate office.
"In-market feed of Big Ten Network is still available - and will continue to be available - to our customers in Big Ten states." pic.twitter.com/q2ncJrbc87