Football Programming Announced
Aug. 13, 2004
Corvallis, Ore. - BEAVER GAME DAY:Almost nine hours of coverage begins with Willamette Valley's KEJO 'Joe Radio' 1240AM pre-game show featuring Jon Warren beginning four hours before every game. At home games, Jon and company will broadcast live from the Stadium Grill in the Hilton Garden Inn across from Reser Stadium. Beaver Sports Network coverage begins two hours prior to kick-off with KEX's Scott Lynn and Michael Convery joining the 'Voice of the Beavers' Mike Parker in setting the stage for the upcoming action. Convery will again cover the sidelines with Parker and a to-be-determined color analyst calling the game from the booth. After the final whistle, Parker will recap the stats and game summary with Convery reporting live from the locker room. After home games, former Beaver standout Steve Preece will handle the post-game Mike Riley interview live from the Valley Football Center. Scott Lynn will again anchor the post-game wrap up show by taking calls from 'Beaver Nation.' The wrap-up show will air from the radio booth and not the Hilton this season.PAC-10 ON XM SATELLITE RADIO:The Pacific-10 Conference has entered into an agreement with XM Radio, America's leading provider of satellite radio with over 2.1 million subscribers, to bring collegiate football and men's and women's basketball games to listeners across the country starting this fall. Each football Saturday XM Radio will broadcast select Pac-10 games of the week. As part of the official satellite radio partner of the Pac-10 and ACC, XM Radio will carry the football and basketball games as part of its basic channel line-up. XM offers more than 120 digital radio channels of commercial-free music and premier sports, news, and talk radio for a monthly subscription fee of $9.99. For more information about XM, visit www.xmradio.com.MIKE RILEY ON KEX 1190:Mike Riley will continue his weekly morning discussion on the Beavers' Portland home- KEX 1190 with Paul Linnman and Scott Lynn every Monday morning at approximately 8 a.m.BEAVER SPORTS TALK:Mike Parker will host Beaver Sports Talk with Mike Riley every Tuesday at 7 p.m. live from the Fox and Firkin (1st and Madison) in downtown Corvallis. Beaver Sports Talk is open to the public and airs across the Beaver Sports Network or through www.osubeavers.com. The one hour show begins Aug. 31.KEJO 1240 'JOE BEAVER SHOW':Mike Parker and Jon Warren will again host a weekly Beaver-themed program on KEJO 1240 'Joe Radio' in the Willamette Valley. New this year will be a weekly segment with Director of Athletics Bob De Carolis beginning Sept. 1 and every Wednesday through spring. The Joe Beaver Show airs weekdays from Noon-2 p.m.INTERNET:All football games and Beaver Sports Talk shows are available (live and archived) at www.osubeavers.com through a partnership with Yahoo! Sports. In 2003, the Beaver Sports Network reached an agreement with Yahoo! Sports to be part of a national network of real-time sports programming on the Internet generating revenues for the athletic department.