Skipper's Personality Helps Him Guide ESPN NASCAR's Betty Jane France Passes Away Tennis Channel Grows Distribution Tony Kornheiser Discusses New Podcast ESPN's Holly Rowe Returning To CFB Sidelines Social Studies: Oregon State's Kat Lucchesi ND-UT Put College Football On Sunday Night ABC ESPN's McEnroe Halts Working With Raonic Colts Announcers Make Several Missteps Media Notes
Published March 13, 1995
Former Oilers Coach Bum Phillips will not opt for another season of broadcasting Oilers games for KTRH radio (HOUSTON CHRONICLE, 3/10)....ABC's "Day One" recently featured the "extremes to which NASCAR sponsors go to get their corporate identities on camera." During the 10-minute piece, 47 corporate sponsors were mentioned (Jim Greenidge, BOSTON GLOBE, 3/10)....More talk on ABC's Armen Keteyian's upcoming piece on college basketball coaches. He "is believed to be gearing" his UMass piece on how the school has accepted basketball players with low high school grades in order to be a successful program under John Calipari (BOSTON GLOBE, 3/10)....CBS takes its coverage of this year's NCAA Men's Basketball Championship interactive with CBS on Prodigy and on CBS Eye on the Net. The Road to the Final Four Sweepstakes will be sponsored by Doritos (CBS).