Compass, Learfield Extend Deal Over Big Ten Hoops Tourney, Football Final
July 30, 2012 at 3:58 AM (PT)
COMPASS MEDIA NETWORKS and LEARFIELD SPORTS have inked a multi-year contract extension for COMPASS to continue with the right of first refusal for national radio broadcast rights to the BIG 10 men's basketball tournament and football championship game. DIAL GLOBAL remains the exclusive ad sales representative for COMPASS' game broadcasts.
"We are thrilled to continue our partnership with COMPASS MEDIA NETWORKS," said LEARFIELD Pres./CEO GREG BROWN. "COMPASS provides our schools with tremendous national exposure to fans nationwide."
"LEARFIELD SPORTS has been a wonderful partner," said COMPASS CEO PETER KOSANN. "We are honored to continue this partnership and will continue to expand the breath and depth of our coverage."