WGN/Chicago Renews Northwestern U. Deal, Signs Dave Eanet To New Contract
February 26, 2016 at 5:19 AM (PT)
NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY football and men's basketball will continue to air on TRIBUNE MEDIA News-Talk WGN-A/CHICAGO under a new four-year deal, reports ROBERTFEDER.COM. In addition, WGN has also inked the WILDCATS' play-by-play announcer DAVE EANET to a four-year renewal.
“We’re proud to present NORTHWESTERN basketball and football, anchored by DAVE ‘MR. CAT’ EANET,” said WGN Pres./GM JIMMY DE CASTRO. “We look forward to bringing our listeners the excitement of CHICAGO’s BIG TEN team in the years to come.”