Another classic Mount Union football game is scheduled to be broadcast by WIVM-TV in Canton and simulcast online Saturday, May 9 at 7 p.m.
WIVM-TV is on channel 39 over the air, channel 989 on Spectrum cable in Stark County and online at WIVMTV.com. Fans can also add the LiveStream app on their smart TV and search for WIVM.
At 7 p.m., the station will broadcast a 2016 NCAA quarterfinal playoff game between Mount Union and Capital at Mount Union Stadium. Both Ohio Athletic Conference teams were nationally ranked heading into the game as the OAC champ Purple Raiders were ranked No. 1 and the Crusaders were ranked No. 4. It was a rematch of an NCAA quarterfinal game from 2005 in which the Purple Raiders won on their way to the national title.
The 2006 season highlight film will also be shown immediately following the game.
Joe Tait and Harry Paidas are on the call for both games produced by Image Video, which operates WIVM-TV
Image Video of North Canton produced all the games and operates WIVM-TV.