New Conference Products Include Mobile, Tablet, Responsive Web, Video Management & Distribution and a new TheW.tv Media Wall
For Immediate Release: July 1, 2015
Contact: Ryan McCrary, Senior Director, Communications
SAN BRUNO, Calif. and BOULDER, Colo. – Today the West Coast Conference and SportsLabs, a leading sports technology provider, have launched a new web site and full suite of enhanced digital products, that provide West Coast Conference fans with improved mobile, tablet, web and other services — including a new video experience.
“We are thrilled to offer our fans, alumni and students new and better digital experiences to keep them closer and more engaged with their schools, teams and the games,” WCC Commissioner Lynn Holzman said. “We chose SportsLabs because of its ability to elevate the digital presence of the West Coast Conference and TheW.tv and go beyond building a web site to helping us engage our fans.”
“The West Coast Conference is a prestigious conference and we are excited to have it as part of the SportsLabs family of premium partners,” said John Burris, President of SportsLabs. “Together, we will now take the WCC brand and experience to more fans through the broadest set of digital products.”
The New Launch Includes:
Fully Responsive Web: The new site allows users to view content in a consistent, streamlined manner across all desktop, mobile and tablet devices.
TheW.tv Content: Unparalleled access to robust live and on demand video content that is unique to TheW.tv, the official digital network of the conference.
Game Center: A refactored game center will engage fans on gameday, keeping them in the loop with live video, scores, stats, and play-by-play coverage.
Archived Games: Now fans can relive all the great moments in West Coast Conference history with archived games.
Intuitive Designs: A new sleek navigation enables fans to quickly stay up to date on conference news and events.
Mobile and Tablet: Comprehensive mobile and tablet applications
About West Coast Conference
The West Coast Conference was formed in 1952 and has evolved and grown to become a nationally recognized and competitive force in Division I intercollegiate athletics, with 15 conference-sponsored sports: baseball, men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s cross country, men’s and women’s golf, women’s rowing, men’s and women’s soccer, softball, men’s and women’s tennis, women’s sand volleyball and women’s volleyball. The WCC is characterized by the stability of its membership and its unique emphasis on combining excellence in athletics with excellence in academics. For more information, visit WCCsports.com or follow the West Coast Conference on Twitter @WCCsports.
SportsLabs (www.sportslabs.com) is a leading sports technology provider. At the core of the SportsLabs’ technology is its proprietary Advanced Media Platform (AMP), which streams more audio/video content to more platforms than any other college sports provider. AMP for Sports also ingests content from across the sports, social and media landscapes, normalizes that content and then presents it to fans on any digital device and platform in the market. SportsLabs is a Silver Chalice company, the high-growth venture arm of the Chicago White Sox.