ESPNU airs several live youth and collegiate sporting events online through the company's WatchESPN service. Additionally, some of the channel's flagship collegiate shows, such as College Football Daily and College Gameday, are also live-streamed online.
The bulk of live ESPNU programs available online are youth and collegiate sporting events, such as college and high school football and basketball games. During the football and basketball off-seasons, live events available online include the college baseball playoffs, international amateur basketball games, college lacrosse games and an assortment of other athletic contests.
During the collegiate basketball and football seasons, ESPN airs several ESPNU programs online through the WatchESPN service. Popular shows such as College GameDay, Unite, Coaches Spotlight and Inside the Polls air online and on ESPNU simultaneously. During the off-season, only re-airs of popular ESPN shows, such as 30 for 30 and E:60, are streamed on ESPNU.
ESPNU live online streaming is available through the WatchESPN service. Only subscribers of a participating TV service provider are eligible to watch ESPNU programs online via WatchESPN. Non-participating television providers can access ESPN3 programming at WatchESPN.com or through the WatchESPN service with an Xbox LIVE gold membership. The WatchESPN service provides a live stream of the ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNews, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Buzzer Beater, ESPN Goal Line and ESPNU networks.