Blue Mountain State is an American sports comedy television series created by Eric Falconer and Chris Romano which follows the on and off-field antics of three incoming freshmen as they learn to adapt to life at a fictional mid-Western college (the Blue Mountain State of the title) where football and footballers are top dog.
The series aired in the USA on Spike from 11 January, 2010 to 30 November, 2011. There are 39 half-hour episodes in three seasons.
Blue Mountain State premiered in South Africa on DStv's Vuzu channel on Thursday 4 March 2010, at 20h30. It later aired on DStv's MTV channel. See "Seasons" below for seasonal broadcast dates and times.
Season 3 premiered on Vuzu on Thursday 21 June 2012, at 22h30. New episodes broadcast weekly. There are 13 episodes in the third and final season.
Blue Mountain State follows the on and off-field antics of college football powerhouse, Blue Mountain State. Former NFL running back and veteran actor, Ed Marinaro, stars as no-nonsense Coach Daniels.
In Season 3, Coach Daniels will have his authority challenged when the boosters force him to hire a hotshot offensive coordinator/head coach-in-waiting.
Alex, played by Emmy Award-winner Darin Brooks, will have to step up in Season 3 from being a fun-loving second-string to the starting Quarterback.
The cast also includes Thad, played by Alan Ritchson, the team's over-the-top team captain and Sammy, the team's mascot, played by Romanski.
Season 1 (13 episodes)
Channel: Vuzu | Premiere: 4 Mar 2010 | Finale: 27 May 2010 | Thursdays, 20h30
Channel: MTV | Premiere: 18 Apr 2010 | Finale: 11 Jul 2010 | Sundays, 22h30
Season 2 (13 episodes)
Channel: Vuzu | Premiere: 2 Jun 2011 | Finale: 25 Aug 2011 | Thursdays, 23h00
Season 3 (13 episodes)
Channel: Vuzu | Premiere: 21 Jun 2012 | Finale: 13 Sep 2012 | Thursdays, 22h30