After Fox says no thanks, Big 12 in market for media rights to its football championship game
Thursday, 17 January 2019 The Big 12 is in the marketplace with three of its conference championship football games, including one that kicks off in just 11 months. The conference, which is based in Irving, has been shopping the 2019, 2021 and 2023 games to media companies over the last several months after Fox told Big 12 officials that it was not interested. The Big 12 had hoped that Fox (NASDAQ: FOX, FOXA), one of its two primary media partners, would pick up the rights to the championship games in the odd-numbered years.…
On Wednesday, 21st Century Fox reported earnings early for the 2019 second quarter.
Thanks to 'Bohemian Rhapsody' the numbers outperformed Wall Street expectations.
The Wrap reports that Fox reported..