Charter and ESPN agree to deal for SEC Network

|About: Charter Communications, Inc. (CHTR)|By:, SA News Editor

Charter Communications (CHTR -0.1%) has reached an agreement with ESPN (NYSE:DIS) over distribution of the SEC Network,

Subscribers will have access to SEC football on mobile devices by using their Charter authentication information.

The ease with which ESPN has lined up carriage deals pales in comparison to the stalemate between Time Warner Cable and DirecTV over regional sports network SportsNet LA.