Salem New York welcomes Syracuse Sports


AM 970 The Apple will be the home of Syracuse Football and Basketball for the next 2 years. Syracuse Fans in NYC now have a radio home that will carry all of the football games and The Big East Basketball Schedule.

“Syracuse and AM 970 The Apple are a perfect fit featuring the powerhouse basketball & football program of the Syracuse Orange and AM 970’s FCC Maximum 50,000 watts of power,” says Sean O’Neill, General Manager of Salem Media of New York.

“College Sports is the perfect complement to our programming,” add Peter Thiele, Program Director. “Syracuse is THE University in New York for Sports.”

“This partnership gives our alums and fans in the New York metropolitan area an opportunity to follow Syracuse, New York’s lone BCS team,” said Syracuse director of athletics Dr. Daryl Gross. “We are excited to have a radio partner that has popular programming and understands the significance of Syracuse University athletics. We look forward to an exciting season of football and basketball as the Orange is in the Apple.”

AM 970 The Apple features great talk show hosts like Mike Gallagher, Dennis Miller, Bill Bennett, Michael Medved, Dennis Prager and Hugh Hewitt.