WOKY/Milwaukee To Flip To Sports On Monday
January 2, 2013 at 11:41 AM (PT)
MILWAUKEE is getting a third all-Sports station with CLEAR CHANNEL's announcement of the flip of Classic Country WOKY-A (AM920 THE WOLF) to Sports as "THE BIG 920," effective MONDAY (1/7). The station will be an affiliate of FOX SPORTS RADIO, NBC SPORTS RADIO, and DIAL GLOBAL's national sports play-by-play, and will simulcast some shows with sister Sports WTSO-A (THE BIG 1070)/MADISON.
“We are bringing sports fans in the MILWAUKEE and Southeastern Region of the state the best local sports talk in WISCONSIN”, said Regional Market Manager JEFF TYLER. “We developed the most popular sports talk package for MADISON a decade ago and now we are bringing the same outstanding line-up to MILWAUKEE. We know that the sports fans want to talk PACKERS, BADGERS, BREWERS and BUCKS, and we have the expert team that will talk with them.”
The lineup includes WTSO's morning show with WISCONSIN BADGERS play-by-play team MIKE LUCAS and MATT LEPAY 6-8a (CT), followed by FSR's DAN PATRICK 8-11a and JAY MOHR 11a-2p; "ON WISCONSIN" with BRIAN POSICK (2-3p) and the MIKE HELLER afternoon show (3-6p) are also simulcasts from WTSO.