Last April 4, CBS College Sports Network became CBS Sports Network. This was announced last February. The reason for the change is that CBS wants to match with & expand their sports division, CBS Sports. This channel is positioned as a destination for all sports fans. Viewers can watch all sports, which still includes college sports. This is an important step that CBS Sports evolution. Looks like Hearst’s ESPN got a new competitor. ESPN has existed for so long & now has 4 national channels: ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN Classic & ESPN Deportes. So, why not have a competitor. Through this, CBS strives to be the leading sports provider.