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CBS Could See Strong Audience For Arkansas-Kentucky HoopsPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 27 / 15
The undefeated Kentucky men’s basketball team tomorrow plays its final regular-season game against a ranked opponent – No. 18 Arkansas – on CBS at 4:00pm ET. UK’s three CBS games to date this season have averaged 2.6 million viewers, with its top CBS audience on Dec. 13 again...
A N.Y. TIMES report says DC attorney CRAIG MASBACK will be named Exec Director of USA Track & Field tomorrow, according to people "familiar with his hiring" (N.Y. TIMES, 7/15)....THE NAACP honored DON
NFLPA General Counsel RICHARD BERTHELSEN was named President of the VA-based Sports Lawyers Association (SLA)....The ''99 Women''s World Cup Organizing Committee named ROBIN ROYLANCE Dir of Marketing.
SIG ROGICH, a former PR consultant to former PRESIDENTS RONALD REAGAN and GEORGE BUSH is working to restore MIKE TYSON''s "tattered reputation." Rogich said he helped write Tyson''s public apology and
CHRIS EVERT has been added to the board of Florida Panthers Holdings Inc. (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 7/14). ...Olympic Properties U.S., the marketing venture between the SLOC and USOC, hired CHRIS SULLIVAN
Clarion Marketing and Communications announced the following promotions/hires: Clarion PerformanceProperties promoted BUTCH QUICK to VP/Senior Art Dir; RONNIE TUCKER to VP/Management Supervisor; TIM S
Mavs Owner ROSS PEROT JR. is asking $1.25M for the Squaw Mountain Lodge ranch in TX, which he purchased in a December ''95 auction for $571,650 (FT. WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM, 7/11)....U.S. & World Figure S
TRACY DOLGIN has been named Fox Sports Net (FSN) Exec VP & COO. Dolgin, who will still retain his duties as Fox Sports Exec VP/Marketing & Promotion, will oversee operational areas of FSN. Additional
Nashville''s NHL expansion franchise named DAVID POILE as its GM. Poile most recently was the Capitals'' VP/GM (Leipold Hockey Holdings)....A.T. Kearney Executive Search VP/Global Sports & Entertainme
JOHN DALY has withdrawn from next week''s British Open golf tournament, citing in a letter to the host Royal and Ancient Club that "my personal health and well being require me to be elsewhere" (CBS S
JAY GROSSMAN, Dir of Hockey Ops for Athletes & Artists, has been named VP/Marquee Hockey, a new division of The Marquee Group (The Marquee Group)....LISA OLSON has been hired by the N.Y. Daily News as