UVU men's basketball finds new radio home

By Clint Burgi

For the Deseret News

Published: Thursday, Nov. 10 2011 10:00 p.m. MST

OREM - UVU basketball is now in The Zone.

Utah Valley University Athletics and Utah's Sports Radio Network - 97.5 FM/1280 AM/960 AM - The Zone have reached an agreement to broadcast Wolverine men's basketball games.

Beginning with Friday's season opener, all UVU basketball games will be carried live on 960 AM The Zone.

"Having our games broadcast to a wider audience, on an all-sports station has been a priority for UVU athletics and we're pleased that we'll now be on The Zone," said UVU director of athletics Mike Jacobsen.

"We have been longtime fans of the program so obviously we are thrilled to finally have UVU Basketball in The Zone. Here's to another great season in the Great West and beyond," said Roger Orton, Zone operations manager.

Fans will also still be able to access games online free at UVU's official athletic website, www.WolverineGreen.com.

Clint Burgi is the assistant athletic director for sports information at Utah Valley University. For more information on Wolverine athletics, visit http://www.WolverineGreen.com

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