Here is Everything Streaming On ESPN+ This Weekend Including College Football, UFC, NBA Rooks, & More





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NBA Rooks

ESPN+ is ESPN’s subscription service for sports fans. It offers additional games streaming online that you won’t find on ESPN, EPSN2, ESPNU, etc. It not only offers more college football but also exclusive content from MLS, MLB, NHL, college basketball, CFL, UFC, and more. This week it has a huge collection of events that you will only find on ESPN+ so if you a sports fan and don’t want to miss out on these events you will need to subscribe to ESPN+.


  • NBA Rooks 
    • A brand new 16-part original series exclusively on ESPN+. Experience the very first NBA seasons of Zion, Ja, RJ, De’Andre, Coby and more top NBA Rooks as they take you behind the scenes for an exclusive look at their Rookie year. You’ll get to follow one of the most anticipated rookie classes in NBA history, on and off the court.
    • First four episodes are available now 
      • Episode 1 – “Who Gets #1?” – Zion Williamson is just one of an exciting group of NBA Rooks hoping to make a big impact this upcoming season.  At the NBA Lottery, teams, fans as well as the prospects themselves all nervously await as the Draft order is dramatically unveiled.
      • Episode 2 – “Big City Vibes” – Amid great excitement, the Rooks arrive in New York City and prepare to learn their destinies at the NBA Draft.   Travel to Ja Morant’s home-town of Dalzell, SC to learn more about his unique journey and path to the NBA. 
      • Episode 3 – “Dreams Come True” –The Rooks’ life-long dreams finally come true as they are selected at the NBA Draft.  The proud son of a former NBA legend, Bol Bol looks to carry on the legacy of his father -Manute Bol.
      • Episode 4 – “Hello, NBA” – The Rooks arrive in their new cities and then head to Las Vegas where they look to showcase their talents at the NBA Summer League.  The Pelicans’ Zion Williamson makes a big splash while the Knicks’ RJ Barrett and Bulls’ Coby White display their potential.
  • SneakerCenter
    • Episode 1 was released on 9/24 and episode 2 will be released 10/1
      • Episode 2 features WWE Champion Kofi Kingston whose current passion for sneakers was born from not having the means to afford new shoes when he was a kid.
    • New episodes will be released every Tuesday through early November

College Football:

  • Sat 10/05 12:00 PM Butler at Stetson
  • Sat 10/05 12:30 PM Rhode Island at Brown
  • Sat 10/05 1:00 PM North Dakota State at Illinois State
  • Sat 10/05 1:00 PM Davidson at Morehead State
  • Sat 10/05 1:00 PM Howard at Harvard
  • Sat 10/05 1:00 PM Columbia at Princeton
  • Sat 10/05 1:00 PM Fordham at Yale
  • Sat 10/05 2:00 PM North Alabama at Hampton
  • Sat 10/05 2:00 PM Eastern Illinois at Murray State
  • Sat 10/05 2:00 PM VMI at The Citadel
  • Sat 10/05 3:00 PM Eastern Michigan at Central Michigan
  • Sat 10/05 3:00 PM Indiana State at South Dakota
  • Sat 10/05 3:00 PM Southern Illinois at South Dakota State
  • Sat 10/05 3:00 PM Georgetown at Cornell
  • Sat 10/05 3:00 PM Furman at Samford
  • Sat 10/05 3:30 PM Western Michigan at Toledo
  • Sat 10/05 3:30 PM Gardner-Webb at Western Carolina
  • Sat 10/05 3:30 PM Ohio at Buffalo
  • Sat 10/05 3:30 PM Arkansas State at Georgia State
  • Sat 10/05 4:00 PM Missouri State at Western Illinois
  • Sat 10/05 4:00 PM Sam Houston State at Stephen F. Austin
  • Sat 10/05 4:00 PM Chattanooga at Mercer
  • Sat 10/05 5:00 PM Southeastern Louisiana at McNeese
  • Sat 10/05 6:00 PM Western Kentucky at Old Dominion
  • Sat 10/05 6:00 PM Savannah State at Charleston Southern
  • Sat 10/05 7:00 PM Rice at UAB
  • Sat 10/05 7:00 PM Tennessee State at Jacksonville State
  • Sat 10/05 7:00 PM Tennessee Tech at Southeast Missouri State
  • Sat 10/05 8:00 PM UTSA at UTEP

UFC 243:

  • UFC 243 PPV featuring Robert Whittaker vs Israel Adesanya on 10/5
  • Key Fighters: Robert Whittaker vs. Israel Adesanya – UFC Middleweight Championship 
    • Whittaker – Current middleweight champion and New Zealand born Australian. Ranked #11 on pound for pound list and Ultimate Fighter: Smashes Welterweight Tournament Winner
    • Adesanya – Interim lightweight champion and undefeated fighter at 17-0. Born in Nigeria, currently lives in New Zealand. Multiple kickboxing champion


  • ESPN+ will feature 51 games with every NHL team featured at least twice in October
  • In the Crease, the exclusive NHL studio show on ESPN+ hosted by Linda Cohn with analysis from Barry Melrose, returns Oct. 3. A new episode of In the Crease will air every morning at 10 am following game night

*Subject to change without notice.

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