The inaugural Raycom College Football All-Star Classic will be on Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 2 p.m. (CT) at Cramton Bowl in Montgomery and will be broadcast live on CBS Sports Network.
The Raycom College Football All-Star Classic will be a week-long event that features elite college football seniors participating in NFL-formatted practices that are open to the public. They Raycom College Football All-Star Classic will be coached by former NFL head coaches Jim Bates and Dan Reeves.
"We are excited to partner with The College Football All-Star Classic and support this first class event for the City of Montgomery" said Raycom Media President and CEO. Paul McTear. Jr. "Raycom Media has the experience and assets to help this game become a highly anticipated annual event."
Raycom will utilize their broadcasting and digital network to promote The Raycom College Football All-Star Classic and engage fans in exciting ways. Raycom has a strong presence in collegiate athletics including long-term media rights to Atlantic Coast Conference Athletics.
"Raycom is a perfect fit for our game". said Executive Director Johnny Williams. "Raycom is an established brand that has had a legendary presence in collegiate athletics and is also headquartered in Montgomery."
"We are pleased and grateful that Raycom. a hometown company. is stepping forward to be the title sponsor of the All-Star Game". said Montgomery Mayor. Todd Strange. "Raycom has long been an outstanding corporate citizen in Montgomery. We are fortunate Raycom is lending its resources and support to help ensure this football classic will be a success."
The Raycom College Football All-Star Classic will be a premiere all-star event that is operated by a management team with over 250 years of experience. For more information visit: collegeallstargame.com | fb.com/theallstargame | twitter.com/theallstargame