WMUB to Televise More Than 100 Live College Basketball Games Through the American Sports Network


MACON – WMUB, Mercer University Broadcasting, will televise more than 100 NCAA Division I basketball games live during the upcoming season through the station's affiliation with the American Sports Network (ASN).

ASN produces live NCAA sports and is operated by Sinclair Networks, a division of television station owner Sinclair Broadcast Group. The sports network has also featured 33 NCAA football games that have aired on WMUB throughout the fall.

“We are pleased to continue our partnership with the American Sports Network and to be able to provide Central Georgia with live Division I basketball games unique to this market,” said Brad Bostwick, director of operations and programming for WMUB.

The network's basketball offerings include games in the Southern Conference, Conference USA, Horizon League, Patriot League, Colonial Athletic Association, Big South Conference, Ohio Valley Conference, Ivy League and Atlantic 10 Conference. Action begins this Friday as Florida Atlantic University visits Elon University for an 8 p.m. tip from Alumni Gym in Elon, North Carolina.

For a full schedule of live broadcasts, visit http://wmub.tv/sports/live/.

Launched on July 1, 2014, WMUB is part of Mercer's Center for Collaborative Journalism (CCJ) and serves the Central Georgia market over the air on digital channel 38 and on cable systems including Cox Communications (Channel 112), ComSouth (Channel 212), Watson Cable (Channel 15), Suburban Cable (Channel 15), Reynolds Cable (Channel 112) and Flint Cable (Channel 7).

Kyle is the director of media relations at Mercer. In addition to being the primary media contact for most academic and administrative units of the university, he coordinates hometown and university news releases and serves as editor of the News@Mercer e-newsletter and Reach magazine.​