Mediacom to televise Iowa playoff football


WEST DES MOINES — High school football teams across Iowa are now advancing through early rounds of the IHSAA State Football Playoffs, and 28 teams will reach semifinal competition, where games in all classes will be televised live on Mediacom MC22.

Semifinal action begins Nov. 10 with 8-player competition, and continues daily through Nov. 13. Winning teams will compete in seven (7) championship games to be played the following week, Nov. 18-19.

In partnership with the Iowa High School Sports Network (IHSSN), Mediacom will televise full coverage of the 14 semifinal games, providing live viewing for family and sports fans in Iowa and adjacent states. The MC22 TV football schedule is listed below and will feature 28 high school teams in all divisions. IHSSN will also provide a live steam of the semifinal games at

In addition to live coverage of the 14-game semifinal series, MC22 will show full replays for the seven (7) championship games during daytime and evening programming on Nov. 20-21. Live coverage for championship games will be carried on select IHSSN regional television partners.

The arrangement that expands television viewing for Iowa High School Athletic Association (IHSAA) events is part of a multi-year partnership between the IHSSN and Mediacom. The collaboration includes high school boys’ football, basketball, wrestling and baseball. The 2022 Girls/Boys State Track meet has been added to receive televised coverage. Mediacom services are available in 315 Iowa communities, and MC22 is automatically included in all video subscriptions.

Wednesday, Nov. 10

10 a.m. – 8-player semifinal game 1

1 p.m. - 8-player semifinal game 2

Thursday, Nov. 11

10 a.m. – Class A semifinal game 1

1 p.m. – Class A semifinal game 2

4 p.m. – Class 4A semifinal game 1

7 p.m. – Class 4A semifinal game 2

Friday, Nov. 12

10 a.m. – Class 1A semifinal game 1

1 p.m. – Class 1A semifinal game 2

4 p.m. – Class 5A semifinal game 1

7 p.m. – Class 5A semifinal game 2

Saturday, Nov. 13

10 a.m. – Class 2A semifinal game 1

1 p.m. – Class 2A semifinal game 2

4 p.m. – Class 3A semifinal game 1

7 p.m. – Class 3A semifinal game 2

* State Championship Series – full replay coverage, 7 championship games: Saturday, Nov. 20 – series for 4A, 1A, A, and 8P championships; Sunday, Nov. 21 – series for 2A, 3A and 5A championships MC22 program times:


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