107.5 The Game/Columbia Inks New Deal To Remain Gamecocks Flagship
May 20, 2013 at 5:28 AM (PT)
CUMULUS Sports WNKT (107.5 THE GAME)/COLUMBIA, SC has reached agreement with IMG COLLEGE on a new four-year contract to remain the flagship station for UNIV. OF SOUTH CAROLINA sports. THE GAME will air football, men's basketball, and baseball, and will simulcast women's basketball with Talk WIS-A when there are no conflicts.
"We are thrilled to continue our great partnership with IMG and GAMECOCK Athletics," said CUMULUS COLUMBIA OM and GAMECOCK IMG FOOTBALL NETWORK host BRENT JOHNSON. "I am personally excited to be part of the broadcast team that gets to cover these amazing teams and to witness the culture change that continues. We are more committed than ever to present GAMECOCK Nation with the best broadcasts in the SEC. It is an honor to be the official Home of the GAMECOCKS."
"We are pleased to announce our extension with 107.5," said GAMECOCK SPORTS PROPERTIES GM LIZ MCMILLAN. "They have been outstanding partners with the University and do an excellent job of providing listeners with the best GAMECOCK coverage throughout the Midlands."
"We are delighted to continue our relationship with 107.5 as the `Home of the GAMECOCKS' in the MIDLANDS," said SOUTH CAROLINA Athletics Dir. RAY TANNER. "We appreciate the commitment 107.5 has made in its coverage of our athletics programs, including adding women's basketball games to its schedule. The station's strong signal blankets the MIDLANDS, giving our fans wall-to-wall coverage of GAMECOCK Athletics."