Dial Global says its Westwood One Sports coverage of the 2012 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament begins on 3/13. Full play-by-play coverage from 67 men’s basketball games includes the “First Four”, action from all eight second-round and third-round sites, four select regional semifinals, all four regional finals and all three games from the NCAA Men’s Final Four in New Orleans. Dial Global will also broadcast the Division II Men’s Basketball Championship game from Highland Heights, KY on Saturday, 3/24.
Complete tournament coverage will be heard on over 500 affiliates and, for the first time, on the Slacker Radio mobile platform. Dial Global will also provide SiriusXM Radio with the broadcast of all 67 games in their entirety and all 67 Men’s Division I games will be streamed online for millions more to enjoy absolutely free of charge via the web at DialGlobalSports.com, NCAA.com and GoRadio.com.
Fans seeking more details including broadcaster assignments and to find a radio station airing Dial Global’s broadcast of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament in their area can log on to DialGlobalSports.com.
In addition to coverage of the men’s games, DG also produces a lineup of college basketball programming including: the one-hour daily preview show The NCAA Tournament Today hosted by John Tautges; Great Moments in Tournament History, a 60-second daily historical feature, narrated by Kevin Kugler, as well as Selection Sunday, hosted by John Tautges and John Thompson.
DG will provide coverage of all four NCAA Women’s Regional Finals on 3/26 and 3/27, as well as originate three games of play-by-play coverage from the NCAA Women’s Final Four in Denver on 4/1 and 4/3.