KSPN, USC Ink 5-Year Extension
January 18, 2011 at 3:36 PM (PT)
ESPN Sports KSPN-A (710 ESPN)/LOS ANGELES and the UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA have inked a five-year extension of their football and men's basketball play-by-play broadcasting agreement through the 2015-16 basketball season. PETE ARBOGAST and PAUL MCDONALD will continue calling football and CHRIS FISHER and JIM HEFNER will remain as men's basketball play-by-play crew on the station.
"We are delighted to continue to have 710 ESPN as our flagship radio outlet for Trojan football and men's basketball games," said USC Athletic Dir. PAT HADEN. "As the worldwide leader in sports, the way that 710 ESPN has represented USC's brand is consistent with the way we present it, both in LOS ANGELES and nationally."
710 ESPN VP/GM SCOTT MCCARTHY added, "All of us at 710 ESPN LOS ANGELES have greatly enjoyed our partnership with the UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, and we are thrilled to be able to extend the relationship. It is an honor to serve TROJAN Fans as the radio broadcast partner for one the nation's premiere university athletic programs. We look forward to another five years of exciting play-by-play coverage."