WTIC NewsTalk 1080 and University of Saint Joseph Announce Broadcast Partnership

WTIC to Broadcast USJ Men’s Basketball Inaugural Season Home Games

October 11, 2018 - 8:59 am

Entercom, the unrivaled leader in sports radio, and the University of Saint Joseph in Connecticut have reached a broadcast agreement. As part of the agreement, 1080 WTIC News Talk (WTIC-AM) in Hartford, CT will broadcast home games of the university’s men’s basketball team’s inaugural season. The partnership will run through the 2018-19 collegiate season.

“We are very excited to partner with the University of Saint Joseph and their newly-announced men's basketball program,” said Stephanie Perl, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Hartford. “This partnership is an excellent opportunity to expand our sports offerings to our listeners on 1080 WTIC while complementing our already strong sports programming.”

As part of the partnership, Joe D’Ambrosio, co-host of 1080 WTIC News Talk’s morning show “Mornings with Ryan Dunaway,” will provide play-by-play commentary of the games. Coverage begins with the team’s opening game against William Paterson University on November 9 at 7:30 p.m. ET.

Listeners can tune in to 1080 WTIC News Talk (WTIC-AM) in Hartford on-air, as well as nationwide on theRadio.com app. Fans can also connect with the station on social media via TwitterFacebook and Instagram.

1080 WTIC News Talk is a Radio.com station. Radio.com is now the fastest growing digital audio app in the United States and the current leader in local sports coverage. The digital platform currently has over 300 stations and 1,100 podcasts with more added continuously.

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