How do I get the Big Ten Network from DIRECTV?

The Big Ten Network is on Channel 610 as part of our CHOICE and above programming packages. If you do not currently have The Big Ten Network, you can upgrade your package here.

Available in HD, the Big Ten Network showcases sports from all the universities in the conference. Please note that Big Ten Conference games not shown on Channel 610 may be available on alternate channels (609, 611, 612 and 615) at no additional cost.

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To access DIRECTV HD programming, HD Access fee ($10.00/mo.), a DIRECTV Slimline Dish, along with a DIRECTV HD receiver (H20, H21, H23, HR20, HR21, HR22, HR23, HR34), HD television equipment and a qualifying programming package are required.