NORTHERN ARIZONA LUMBERJACKS ANNOUNCE STATEWIDE RADIO NETWORK, FLAGSTAFF FLAGSHIP PRIOR TO 2017-18 SEASON
Fans to Enjoy Brand-New Audio Streaming Feature via NAUAthletics.com
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona University Athletics and its multimedia rightsholder, Learfield’s NAU Lumberjack Sports Properties, announced today details supporting its statewide radio network prior to the 2017-18 collegiate athletic season.
In Flagstaff, fans can hear live football and men’s basketball game action on 93.5 FM and AM 930 KAFF Country Legends. KAFF Country Legends will carry select women’s basketball games and the NAU coaches’ shows as well. In Prescott, fans will be able to turn to 97.9 The Eagle for the same comprehensive NAU programming.
“93.5 and AM 930 KAFF Country Legends is excited to add NAU Athletics to our Northern Arizona community-driven, hometown radio station,” said General Manager Steve Hoshor. “NAU Athletics and the Legends of Country make a pretty strong team in Northern Arizona. NAU fans can still catch NAU Athletics on 97.9 The Eagle in Prescott.”
For NAU fans in Phoenix and Window Rock, Lumberjack football and men’s basketball games can be heard on Money Radio 1510 AM/105.3 FM, and on KHAC 880 AM respectively.
Additionally, a first for Lumberjack fans, all audio streams can be accessed on NAUAthletics.com.
According to NAU Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics Dr. Lisa Campos, “We are excited about the continued growth of our radio network, and how it will provide NAU alumni and fans a way to connect with NAU Athletics in Flagstaff and across the state of Arizona.”
“It’s important for us to identify trusted, quality radio partners for NAU fans where we’re assured best-in-class game broadcasts and programming coverage,” said Todd Wyard, general manager for Learfield’s NAU Lumberjack Sports Properties. “We’re looking forward to an excellent athletics year for the Lumberjacks, and we’re pleased to have secured affiliates in key markets across Arizona to reach as many fans as possible. The brand-new audio streaming straight from the official athletics website will be a huge value add for fans this season as well.”
Northern Arizona is one of nearly 130 collegiate institutions, conferences and arenas represented by Learfield. The company’s rich history includes over four decades of developing trusted, long-term relationships with some of the most revered institutions and associations in the world of college sports. Additionally, it titles the Learfield Directors’ Cup and offers its partners professional concessions and ticket sales; branding, licensing and trademark consulting; digital and social platform expertise; campus-wide business and sponsorship development.