March 29, 2013
LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. - Siena Lacrosse returns home following a season long three-game road trip when the Saints host Manhattan in the MAAC home opener at Siena Turf Field at 3 p.m. The game will be televised throughout New York on Time Warner Cable SportsChannel.
Robert Lee and Chris Watson have the call of the game on Time Warner Cable SportsChannel. To see which channels the game will air on, refer to the chart on the right. Fans outside the viewing area can also watch the TV feed online at SienaAllAccess.com.
Selected first in the MAAC Preseason Coaches' Poll, Siena (2-7, 0-1) has won five straight MAAC home games and 15 of their last 16. Overall, the Saints have won 30 of their last 32 regular season MAAC games and are 38-7 (.844) in the MAAC over the past seven seasons.
The Saints have won seven in a row over Manhattan (2-7, 0-1) and outscored the Jaspers 39-14 in capturing the past three meetings in Loudonville. Picked last in the MAAC Preseason Coaches' Poll, Manhattan has struggled this season in ranking fourth worst nationally in scoring (7.6), sixth worst in scoring defense (12.6) and last in faceoff percentage (33.7%).
Watch The GameAlbany - Ch. 50 (SD), Ch. 1803 (HD)
Hudson Valley - Ch. 413 (SD), Ch. 461 (HD)
New York City - Ch. 198
Syracuse - Ch. 813
Rochester - Ch. 1026
Buffalo - Ch. 713
Fans can watch the game by purchasing a Siena Lacrosse Family Pack or a single game passport at SienaAllAccess.com. Family Packs cost just $99.95 - a 35% savings off the total value - and include streaming video of all eight home games, an exclusive Nike Siena Lacrosse sweatshirt, a professional digital 8x10 photo and weekly Siena Lacrosse Insider e-mail updates. Individual game passports are available for $7.95.
Fans can follow all the action by watching the game on Time Warner Cable SportsChannel or online at SienaAllAccess.com. Additionally, receive in-game updates on twitter @SienaSaints and follow the live stats and read the game notes by clicking the links at the top of the page.