As part of a multi-year agreement, ESPN+ will also stream one regular-season football game per year (Sept. 10 vs. Kent State in 2022) and the annual spring football game. In addition to live game programming, SoonerVision on ESPN+ will also offer historical content (several options are already available, including the best games in OU history along with broadcasts featuring Bud Wilkinson, Barry Switzer and Bob Stoops), current coaching shows, pro days, pregame shows and more.
Content is available through ESPN+’s SoonerVision landing page, with live football and volleyball events beginning at the start of the fall track and field season. By subscribing to ESPN+, fans also have access to Big 12 Now on ESPN+, which features hundreds of live events each year.
ESPN+ is the industry-leading sports streaming service that offers fans in the US thousands of live sporting events, original programming not available on ESPN’s linear television or digital networks, and exclusive editorial content from dozens of ESPN writers and reporters. Launched in April 2018, ESPN+ has grown to more than 22.3 million subscribers.
Fans sign up for ESPN+ for just $6.99 per month (or $69.99 per year) on ESPN.com, ESPNplus.com or the ESPN app (mobile and connected devices). It’s also available as part of the Disney Bundle, which gives subscribers access to Disney+, ESPN+ and Hulu for $13.99/month (Hulu without ads) or $19.99/month (Hulu without ads). Hulu + Live TV subscribers also get ESPN+ at no extra cost.
Sooner Sports Network (Free)
The new “Sooner Sports Network” brand is also available by visiting www.soonersports.com/watch and includes on-demand video features, game replays (after 72 hours), highlights, press conferences and more. Previous SoonerSports.tv subscribers are no longer billed. While all Sooner Sports Network video content will be free, occasional specific series or long-form videos will require viewers to sign in with their free account (previous SoonerSports.tv subscribers can use their same credentials to authenticate). Archived videos from previous seasons marked “Premium” can also be accessed for free by logging in.
Former SoonerSports.tv customers who have questions about their accounts can submit a fan support ticket here.
Frequently Asked Questions
When will Oklahoma programs start appearing on ESPN+?
SoonerVision on ESPN+ begins August 1, 2022. OU programming is now available.
What will I get with my ESPN+ subscription?
- 1 Oklahoma regular season football game (previously available on pay-per-view)
- 25+ Oklahoma basketball games
- All other Olympic sports live for Oklahoma Athletics
- Thousands of events from MLB, NHL, MLS, LaLiga, Bundesliga, Top Rank Boxing, UFC Fight Nights, Grand Slam Tennis and other college sports competitions
- ESPN+ Originals
- The entire 30 for 30 library.
Do I need a cable subscription for ESPN+?
ESPN+ does not require a cable subscription or long-term contract. Fans sign up for ESPN+ for just $6.99 per month (or $69.99 per year) on ESPN.com, ESPNplus.com or the ESPN app (mobile and connected devices). It’s also available as part of The Disney Bundle, which gives subscribers access to Disney+, ESPN+ and Hulu for $13.99/month (Hulu without ads) or $19.99/month (Hulu without ads). Hulu + Live TV subscribers also get ESPN+ at no extra cost. Fans can subscribe and start streaming instantly on connected TVs, tablets, laptops, phones or other supported devices. ESPN’s linear channels (ABC, ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPNews) and ESPN3 still require TV Everywhere credentials (cable authentication) to view.
How can I stream?
+ Apple TV
+ Amazon FireTV
+ Xbox consoles (X/S, One)
+ Playstation consoles (PS4, PS5)
+ Tizen devices
+ ESPN.com, ESPNplus.com or in the ESPN app (mobile and connected devices)
How do I register?
1. Visit espnplus.com and click “Sign Up Now”
2. Create your ESPN+ account and click “Sign Up” at the bottom of the form
3. Choose a monthly ($6.99/month) or annual plan ($69.99/year)
4. Enter your payment information and submit
5. Start watching!
In the ESPN app:
1. Open the ESPN app or install from your device’s app store
2. Go to the ESPN+ tab in the app and tap “Subscribe Now”
3. On the registration page, click “Subscribe Now” again.
4. Press confirm on the app store popup window (payment will be connected through the app store on the device)
5. Start watching!
Is ESPN+ part of the Disney Bundle?
yes Bundle subscribers can get the full ESPN+ experience, the world’s best stories
with Disney+ and your favorite TV episodes from Hulu (ad supported) all for just $13.99/month.
Are ESPN and ESPN+ the same?
No, both products live in the same app but are authenticated differently. Events appearing on ESPN linear channels (ABC, ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPNews) and ESPN3 require TV Everywhere credentials to view.
Can fans watch ESPN+ outside the US?
ESPN+ is not currently available outside the US.
Can fans watch multiple ESPN+ streams at the same time?
Yes, you can access three ESPN+ streams at any time.
Where can fans find more information about ESPN+?
I need help.
Fans can contact ESPN+ Customer Service with any questions:
+ Online: support.espn.com
+ Phone: 1-800-727-1800
+ Chat: support.espn.com
+ Email: [email protected]
+ Support available for ESPN+ customers: 9am to 1am ET, 7 days a week
Does this mean all OU games will be on ESPN+?
No. Athletics events that traditionally appear on ESPN’s linear channels (ABC, ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPNEWS) OR FOX’s linear channels (FOX, FS1) will continue to be, as the television network’s choice for rights from the first and second tiers remain the same as they have been in recent years. ESPN and FOX Sports will make their selections of football, basketball and Olympic sports programming to be shown on their linear channels, and OU events not selected in the first- or second-tier selection process will then be made available for show on ESPN+.
Will I be able to watch Oklahoma programming on Bally Sports?
No. Bally Sports programming at the University of Oklahoma ended on June 30, 2022.