Two Mercer football games will be broadcast this season as part of the Southern Conference's 14-game football package.
Eight games will appear on ESPN3, while six will be available on the newly formed American Sports Network, an initiative launched by the Sinclair Broadcast Group.
Mercer's first Southern Conference game, against Furman on Sept. 6, will be broadcast on ESPN3. The Bears' game at Chattanooga on Oct. 25 will be broadcast by the American Sports Network.
The American Sport Network consists of commercial TV stations owned by the Sinclair Broadcast Group and reaches close to 40 percent of all TV households in the United States with 167 stations in 77 markets.
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Here is the complete broadcast schedule
Sept. 6: Furman at Mercer, ESPN3
Sept. 20: VMI at Samford, ESPN3
Sept. 27: Western Carolina at Furmana, ASN
Sept. 27: Samford at Chattanooga, ASN
Oct. 4: The Citadel at Wofford, ESPN3
Oct. 11: Wofford at Western Carolina, ESPN3
Oct. 18: Chattanooga at The Citade, ASN
Oct. 25: Mercer at Chattanooga, ASN
Nov. 1: Furman at VMI, ESPN3
Nov. 8: Wofford at Chattanooga, ESPN3
Nov. 8: Western Carolina at Samford, ASN
Nov. 15: Wofford at Furman, ESPN3
Nov. 22: The Citadel at VMI, ESPN3
Nov. 22: Chattanooga at Furman, ASN