Google sponsors NCAA INDIANAPOLIS – The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), in partnership with Turner Sports and CBS Sports, today announced Google Cloud as its official cloud provider, and will use Google Cloud’s machine learning, analytics and data services to better serve the needs of its colleges and universities, athletic teams, and fan base. Through this partnership, more than 80 years’ worth of statistical game and competition data across the 90 championships and 24 sports the NCAA administers will be migrated to Google Cloud.
Intel partners with NCAA NEWS HIGHLIGHTS Intel, Turner Sports, CBS Sports and the NCAA announce multiyear corporate partnership to provide Intel True VR (virtual reality) technology to the 2017 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship.Starting with the NCAA Sweet 16® and Elite 8® in San Jose, California, and culminating with the NCAA Final Four® National Semifinals and National Championship, Intel True VR technology will live stream NCAA March Madness games in virtual reality through premium ticketing options available via the new NCAA March Madness Live VR app.Intel 360 replay technology will also be featured during CBS Sports and Turner Sports coverage of the SemiFinal Four and Championship games broadcast on CBS, allowing fans to catch memorable plays from all angles.
Getty Images signs deal with NCAA "Telling the NCAA student-athlete story at a championship is one of our main goals and this partnership will allow us to show the passion and pageantry through photography and technology enhancements," said Keith Martin, managing director of championships and alliances. "We look forward to working with Getty Images to provide the best coverage of our events and welcome their expertise in managing the licensing of our vast archive."
Marriott signs deal with NCAA BETHESDA, Md., March 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Marriott International announced that it will become an Official NCAA Corporate Partner across all 90 NCAA championships. Designated as the "Official Hotel Partner of the NCAA," Marriott International and its 30 distinct hospitality brands look forward to welcoming students, alumni, fans, and families across the country.
Pizza Hut sponsors NCAA PLANO, Texas, Oct. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- For one lucky college sports fan, Pizza Hut is making dreams a reality. Introducing the Pizza Hut All-American, an incredible college sports experience that will take one sports fan on an epic adventure to celebrate Division I NCAA championships during the 2016-17 season – and they'll get paid to do it.