High School Football Is Coming to Watch on Facebook

Facebook reached a partnership with ASBN to livestream 17 high-school-football games

The slate kicks off Friday night with a match-up of California powerhouses
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Action from beneath the Friday-night lights is coming to Watch on Facebook.

The social network reached a partnership with ASBN to livestream 17 high-school-football games, kicking off with Bishop O’Dowd (Oakland, Calif.) visiting De La Salle (Concord, Calif.) Friday at 7 p.m. PT/10 p.m. ET.

Other top teams that will be featured in the slate of games include Bishop Gorman (Las Vegas) and St. Thomas Aquinas (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.).

The games will be available via the ASBN Varsity Gridiron Edition page, and social production teams and correspondents will attend each game to spur audience interaction via social elements such as live chats.