Longhorn Network adds major provider in AT&T

The Longhorn Network has added a major television provider just

in time for its second season of Texas football.

AT&T Inc. said Friday it was carrying the network with its

U-verse TV service. The company said customers would have the

network in time for Saturday night’s season opener against


The Longhorn Network is also carrying the Longhorns’ second game

Sept. 8 at home against New Mexico. It isn’t known whether the

network will get more games this season.

AT&T said the network would be available on computers and

mobile devices at a later date.

Financial terms of AT&T’s deal weren’t disclosed. The

Longhorn Network is a 20-year, $300 million partnership between

ESPN and Texas athletics.