WGY Inks New 5-Year Deal As Albany Affiliate For Syracuse U. Sports
May 29, 2012 at 11:41 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL Talk WGY-A-F/ALBANY-SCHENECTADY-TROY has signed up to continue for another five years as the CAPITAL REGION affiliate for IMG COLLEGE coverage of SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY football and men's basketball. Some games will air on sister Sports WOFX-A (FOX SPORTS 980), which will also broadcast the school's coaches' shows. WGY has been the local affiliate for ORANGE games since 2001.
"As a SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY alumnus, I'm very excited about the future of SYRACUSE athletics and our long relationship with the University to provide sports coverage to the CAPITAL REGION for the next five years," said JOHN COOPER, Regional Programming Manager/OM for CLEAR CHANNEL ALBANY. "WGY and WOFX will continue providing excellent SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY sports coverage to local listeners as well as fans throughout the country on iHEARTRADIO."
"We are excited to extend our relationship with WGY and provide the CAPITAL REGION's ORANGE fans the ability to hear full coverage of NEW YORK's college team," said SYRACUSE IMG SPORTS NETWORK GM JOE BALDINI.