WGIR Adds UNH Sports
July 14, 2008 at 5:40 AM (PT)
UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE football and men's hockey, plus select men's and women's basketball and women's hockey games, will air on CLEAR CHANNEL Talk WGIR-A/MANCHESTER this season, as WGIR joins LEARFIELD SPORTS' WILDCAT SPORTS NETWORK. WGIR will also air football and men's hockey coaches' shows on MONDAY nights plus "WILDCAT SPORTS TODAY." The network has four other affiliates, with GARRISON CITY BROADCASTING Talk WTSN-A/DOVER, NH serving as flagship.
"This is exciting news for NEW HAMPSHIRE fans and radio listeners in southern NEW HAMPSHIRE," said UNH Athletic Director MARTY SCARANO. "We are delighted to begin a new relationship with CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO. This is positive in all aspects for all parties involved, including the many loyal listeners and supporters of WGIR-AM."
"The WILDCAT SPORTS NETWORK is committed to the history of WILDCAT Athletics, and I’m thrilled to be a part of the tradition that comes with being an affiliate," said CLEAR CHANNEL MANCHESTER Market Manager JOE GRAHAM.