1070 The Fan's Coverage Of Butler Game Saturday To Be Simulcast On WIBC
March 29, 2011 at 4:53 PM (PT)
EMMIS Sports WFNI-A (1070 THE FAN)/INDIANAPOLIS' coverage of BUTLER's second consecutive Final Four NCAA men's basketball tournament appearance SATURDAY night will be simulcast on sister FM Talker WIBC. The BULLDOGS will face the VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH RAMS at 6:09p (CT) in the semifinals.
"BUTLER's back-to-back Final Four appearances are historic, and we want to recognize the significance of this event by simulcasting for maximum coverage as we do with the INDIANAPOLIS 500," EMMIS INDIANAPOLIS VP CHARLIE MORGAN. "As we wind up our first year as the radio home of the BULLDOGS, there is no better way than to be live from HOUSTON and to broadcast the game on both THE FAN and WIBC."
THE FAN will also air a special talk show SATURDAY with JOHN MICHAEL VINCENT broadcasting live from HOUSTON 11a-3p, while WIBC airs a special BUTLER pre-game show with "SATURDAY NIGHT HUDDLE" host JERSEY JOHNNY at 3p.