Compass Media Takes On Big 10 Hoops
July 9, 2009 at 3:08 PM (PT)
COMPASS MEDIA NETWORKS will be expanding coverage of play-by-play sports with the addition of a full slate of NCAA men's basketball regular season games, culminating in exclusive coverage of the first two rounds of The Big 10 men's basketball tournament in 2010 and exclusive coverage of the entire BIG 10 men's basketball tournament starting in 2011.
"With the continued growth of sports radio and the passion Americans have for college basketball, the decision to secure these rights was a slam-dunk," COMPASS MEDIA NETWORKS Founder/CEO PETER KOSANN said.
"We look forward to working with COMPASS MEDIA NETWORKS for the upcoming season and many years to come," BIG TEN SPORTS PROPERTIES GM SCOTT BAILEY said.
"We will announce our full schedule of games within the next few months," COMPASS MEDIA NETWORKS - Sports GM/Exec. Producer MICHELLE SALVATORE said. "We will deliver to stations a full compliment of games from all regions of the country."