Clear Channel Grand Forks Back As University Of North Dakota Sports Flagship
June 28, 2013 at 3:56 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL's GRAND FORKS cluster will continue to serve as the radio flagship for UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA athletics in 2013-14 under a new four-year contract.
The school's Athletic Director BRIAN FAISON announced THURSDAY (6/27) that all 12 of the program's radio affiliates will return next season, with Classic Hits KQHT (96.1 THE FOX)/GRAND FORKS airing men's hockey and football, Country KSNR (100.3 CAT COUNTRY) host for men's and women's basketball, and Sports KKXL-A (1440 THE FAN) airing women's hockey, volleyball, and men's baseball, plus coaches' shows on WEDNESDAY nights. Football, men's hockey, and the coaches' shows will also air on FORUM Talk WDAY-A/FARGO, which has reached agreement on a deal to add other events as well, and CLEAR CHANNEL Talk KFYR-A and Sports KXMR-A (ESPN 710)/BISMARCK will also air men's hockey and football.
TIM HENNESSY will call men's hockey for his 35th year, JACK MICHAELS is back for a third year calling football, PAUL RALSTON returns for his ninth year calling men's basketball, MITCH WIGNESS will call women's basketball for the second season, and DARRIN LOOKER is back for an eighth season of calling women's hockey.