Sept. 19, 2013
RUSTON - LA Tech Sports Properties General Manager Mason Ellenberger announced that Alexandria's ESPN Radio KDBS 1410 AM will join the LA Tech Sports Network beginning this Saturday for the Bulldogs game at Kansas.
In addition to carrying the Bulldog football games, KDBS 1410 AM will also carry the Hill Oil's Inside Bulldog Football radio coaches show each Monday during the season.
"I am very excited about this addition to the LA Tech Sports Network," said Tech Athletics Director Tommy McClelland. "It is very important that we continue to expand our reach and exposure to the entire region; especially central Louisiana."
With the addition of the Alexandria affiliate, the LA Tech Sports Network now includes a total of 12 stations providing coverage across the region, bringing the Bulldogs to listeners in Arkansas, East Texas, Mississippi and Louisiana.
"There has been a demand in the Alexandria and central Louisiana area for some time now and we have been diligently searching for the right fit", said Ellenberger. "I am very excited about this partnership with CENLA Broadcasting that will bring the Bulldogs each game-day into the homes and businesses in the Alexandria area."
In addition to KDBS 1410 AM (Alexandria), the LA Tech Sports Network includes KXKZ 107.5 FM (Ruston), KNBB 97.7 FM (Ruston), KJVC 92.7 FM (Mansfield), KTKC 92.9 (Springhill), KBEF 104.5 FM (Minden), KASO 1240 AM (Minden), KPCH 99.3 (Ruston), KVCL 92.1 FM (Winnfield), KRMD 1340 AM (Shreveport/Bossier City), KRMD 100.7 FM (Shreveport/Bossier City) and WUBR 910 AM (Baton Rouge).
"CENLA Broadcasting and ESPN Radio are excited to be presenting Louisiana Tech University and the Bulldogs to the fans and supporters spread across central Louisiana," said CENLA Broadcasting GM Taylor Thompson. "ESPN Radio will be showcasing the Bulldogs each and every week."
LA Tech Sports Properties continues to seek expansion of the network throughout the state and region. LA Tech Sports Properties, a property of Learfield Sports and the multimedia rights holder for Louisiana Tech Athletics, oversees all aspects of the LA Tech Sports Network.