KTRS/St. Louis Inks 3-Year Renewal With Mizzou Sports Properties
February 29, 2016 at 7:39 AM (PT)
CH HOLDINGS News-Talk KTRS-A/ST. LOUIS will continue as the ST. LOUIS affiliate for UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI football, men's basketball, and select women's basketball games under a three-year renewal with LEARFIELD's MIZZOU SPORTS PROPERTIES. The deal, which also includes the weekly "TIGER TALK" coaches' shows and daily reports on weekdays, takes the station's affiliation through the 2018-19 season.
"THE BIG 550 KTRS is proud to have extended our agreement of being the home and voice of the UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI in ST. LOUIS. For the last five years, KTRS has aired all MIZZOU football and basketball games, and is looking forward to continuing this for another three years," said KTRS GM MARK DORSEY. "The SEC is the elite conference in college football and basketball, and the UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI is one of the premier programs in college sports. KTRS is excited about this partnership and will continue to bring the best coverage of MIZZOU athletics to the ST. LOUIS region."
"We have a great relationship with the group at KTRS and they do an excellent job providing the broadcast of our football and men's basketball events," said MIZZOU Athletics Dir. MACK RHOADES. "We appreciate their continued partnership and support of MIZZOU Athletics."
"Over the past five years, KTRS has done a great job of bringing to life the MIZZOU Athletics broadcasts for our fans in ST. LOUIS, and we are thrilled to be extending this partnership for another three years," said MIZZOU SPORTS PROPERTIES GM NICK GARNER. "We're confident KTRS provides the best coverage and highest quality broadcasts for TIGER fans in the ST. LOUIS area."