680 The Fan Named 'Official Sports Talk Radio Station' Of UGA
April 4, 2011 at 4:23 AM (PT)
It doesn't mean that football play-by-play is coming with the deal, but the UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION and IMG COLLEGE SPORTS' GEORGIA SPORTS PROPERTIES have inked an agreement with DICKEY BROADCASTING to make Sports WCNN-A (680 THE FAN)/ATLANTA the "Official Sports Talk Radio Station of the GEORGIA BULLDOGS."
THE FAN will air "BULLDOG focused primetime programming," press conferences, and coverage of the school's sports programs, starting "on or before" JULY 1st, and will air BULLDOGS baseball on sister Sports WFOM-A (1230AM THE FAN 2). Football game broadcasts remain on crosstown COX MEDIA GROUP Talk WSB-A-WSBB.
Station President/GM DAVID DICKEY said that his company "is excited to enter into this innovative partnership.... We look forward to working with UGA and IMG to bring in-depth and expanded coverage of UGA athletic programs and related content."