105.5 ESPN/Ft. Collins-Greeley Inks Deal To Be Colorado State Sports Flagship
November 19, 2012 at 4:15 PM (PT)
FRONT RANGE SPORTS NETWORK Sports KJAC (105.5 ESPN)/TIMNATH-FORT COLLINS-GREELEY, CO has inked a new five-year deal with NELLIGAN SPORTS MARKETING to become the flagship for COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY football and men's and women's basketball, starting JULY 1st, 2013. Football and men's basketball, and select women's games, will also air on sister Sports KDSP (102.3 ESPN)/DENVER.
The RAMS are presently heard on a network headed by CRAWFORD Talk KLZ-A (THE SOURCE)/DENVER and are also heard on CLEAR CHANNEL Talk KCOL-A/FORT COLLINS-GREELEY; women's basketball airs on CLEAR CHANNEL Classic Country KIIX-A/FORT COLLINS-GREELEY.
CSU Director of Athletics JACK GRAHAM said, "This is an important step for COLORADO STATE Athletics to deliver our product to our fans. Partnering with 105.5 ESPN and the COLORADO STATE RADIO NETWORK through NELLIGAN SPORTS MARKETING will provide our fans throughout COLORADO not only our game broadcasts but additional programming, news and promotions year-round. The association with the ESPN RADIO brand positions the RAMS where we want to be. I believe our fans will benefit from this partnership and will find it even easier to hear our games in more places."
"105.5 ESPN is proud to be partnered with CSU athletics," said KJAC and KDSP GM TOM MANOOGIAN. "We are excited to be part of the vision that the University has for its athletics and we look forward to bringing the broadcasts to the FRONT RANGE!"