Tulane Football, Men's Basketball To Air On 106.1 The Ticket/New Orleans
August 7, 2013 at 4:13 AM (PT)
CUMULUS Sports WMTI (106.1 THE TICKET)/NEW ORLEANS will air TULANE UNIVERSITY football and men's basketball this season. The station will also air call-in shows for football, men's basketball, and women's basketball. Baseball and women's basketball will air on RADIO FOR THE BLIND AND HANDICAPPED noncommercial Radio Reading Service WRBH/NEW ORLEANS. MAPA BROADCASTING Sports WSLA-A/SLIDELL-NEW ORLEANS will serve as an affiliate of the TULANE network for additional metro coverage.
"We are happy to announce that we have grown the TULANE RADIO NETWORK into two flagship stations and have added additional coverage for our fans, with a total of seven stations now carrying football," TULANE Director of Athletics RICK DICKSON said. "We are excited to continue our relationship with WMTI FM 106.1 `THE TICKET' and happy to be able to re-launch our previous partnership with WRBH FM 88.3. We have made great strides to make sure all our major sports teams have extensive coverage in LOUISIANA and throughout the GULF REGION."
"CUMULUS MEDIA owns and operates THE TICKET, WMTI FM 106.1 and we are very excited about carrying the GREEN WAVE football and men's basketball games. CUMULUS believes in serving the local community and this union with TULANE is an amazing opportunity for us to continue working with our community," CUMULUS Regional VP SUSAN LUCCHESI said.
"WRBH FM 88.3 is delighted to renew its partnership with TULANE Athletics and we are looking forward to be serving as the flagship station for the TULANE women's basketball and baseball game broadcasts once again," WRBH Executive Director NATALIA GONZALEZ said.