2013-14 Michigan Basketball Broadcast Information
Michigan Sports Marketing Network
In its 11th season as a division of IMG College, the Michigan Sports Marketing represents one of the largest and most listened-to college sports network in the Midwest.
Anchored by WWJ-AM (950) in Detroit, the Michigan Sports Marketing Network is comprised of 36 affiliate stations that cover the state of Michigan during the basketball season. They also oversee the production, selling and vending of the game day programs and the university's official website, MGoBlue.com. The Michigan Sports Marketing pregame show begins one half-hour prior to each game, with a half-hour postgame show at the conclusion of each game. Matt Shepard will return as the play-by-play announcer for the Wolverines.
Following is a list of basketball game radio affiliates for 2013-14:
|Sault Ste. Marie||WKNW-AM||1400|
WWWW 102.9 FM to Broadcast Games 6 p.m. or Later
In the Ann Arbor area, all Michigan men's basketball contests with a tip at 6 p.m. or later will be broadcast on WWWW (102.9 FM). Games that start earlier than 6 p.m. will air on WTKA (1050 AM).
Michigan Sports Network Game Audio
All regular-season and Big Ten Tournament games will be streamed free of charge in Window Media format. Links will be provided on the MGoBlue.com front page and the men's basketball page. Michigan cannot stream its broadcast of any NCAA Tournament games, but the NCAA provides a free audio feed of its radio network's broadcast.
Inside Michigan Basketball (Television)
Inside Michigan Basketball, the U-M athletic department-owned basketball television show, will continue its seventh season on Fox Sports Detroit. Hosted by Matt Shepard, the 30-minute program featuring John Beilein and dedicated to Maize and Blue hoops teams will be shown regularly Mondays at 5 p.m. and replayed during the week on FS Detroit.
» Please check the station's website for replay dates.
Inside Michigan Basketball will also be available on MGoBlue.com TV through a subscription. The show is tentatively set to begin Dec. 9 and Dec. 16. After the holiday break, the show will run from Jan. 6 until March 10, with possible shows March 17, 24 and 31 depending on the postseason schedule. [ Subscription Pricing ]
For the seventh season, the Michigan Sports Network will present the Inside Michigan Basketball with John Beilein radio show, which is broadcast live from 7-8 p.m. at Pizza House in Ann Arbor and hosted by Matt Shepard. The one-hour show, featuring comments and discussions from Coach Beilein, his staff and select guests, will be broadcast on 1270 AM WXYT in Detroit and on 1050 AM WTKA in Ann Arbor, and will be available via internet stream at MGoBlue.com (subscription). There are 15 shows on the schedule, beginning Wednesday, Dec. 4, with the possibility of three additional shows if the Wolverines move into the postseason. For restaurant information or table reservations, call (734) 995-5095.
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A full listing of scheduled shows can be found below:
|Wednesday, Dec. 4||Listen|
|Monday, Dec. 9||Listen|
|Monday, Dec. 16||Listen|
|Monday, Dec. 23||Listen|
|Monday, Dec. 30||Listen|
|Monday, Jan. 6||Listen|
|Monday, Jan. 13||Listen|
|Monday, Jan. 20||Listen|
|Monday, Jan. 27||Listen|
|Monday, Feb. 3||Listen|
|Wednesday, Feb. 12||Listen|
|Monday, Feb. 17||Listen|
|Monday, Feb. 24||Listen|
|Wednesday, March 5||Listen|
|Monday March 10||Listen|
|Monday, March 17*||Listen|
|Monday, March 24*||Listen|
|Monday, March 31*||Listen|
Inside Michigan Basketball Affiliates (28 Stations)
Big Ten Conference Teleconference
Every Monday starting Dec. 9 and throughout the conference regular season, each Big Ten coach will be available via conference call for a 10-minute time frame. John Beilein will participate on the conference call from 11:20 to 11:30 a.m. ET. For a complete teleconference schedule and the access number, phone the Big Ten Communications office at 847-696-1010, ext. 142.