WNSR Inks Deal To Air Vanderbilt Sports
May 29, 2013 at 10:19 AM (PT)
SOUTHERN WABASH COMMUNICATIONS Sports WNSR-A-W240CA-F (NASHVILLE'S SPORTSRADIO 560 ON 95.9 FM)/NASHVILLE has inked a new four-year deal to carry VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY football, men’s and women’s basketball, and baseball through the SPRING of 2017. The COMMODORES' football and men's basketball flagship remains CLEAR CHANNEL Talk WLAC-A/NASHVILLE.
“These are exciting times for VANDERBILT Athletics,” said WNSR GSM/afternoon host THOM ABRAHAM, who will also host an expanded "COMMODORES Countdown to Kickoff" pre-game show before football games. “The football program has risen to unprecedented heights, baseball has been rated No. 1 in the country and the basketball teams are always highly competitive. It’s hard to miss the new facilities being built on campus and we are thrilled to be able to add the COMMODORES to our lineup!”
VANDY Dir. of Athletics DAVID WILLIAMS said, “WNSR has been a good and steady partner for many years and its addition of an FM signal not only boosts both our women’s basketball and baseball broadcast reach but will also be a very valuable addition to our football and men’s basketball broadcasts as a member of our network.”