Ian Eagle does his first Final Four after Jim Nantz gives up hoops; Raftery, Hill and Wolfson join

America’s pioneering basketball announcer, Marty Glickman, gave the game an identity and a melodic adaptation […]


2022 – NCAA Title game – the voices were right on their mics, from Jim Nantz, to Raftery and Hill

After sixty-two games of intense rivalries and eye-popping upsets, the NCAA Men’s Basketball […]


Nantz, Raftery, Hill, Kellogg, Gumbel and Wolfson will rule the roost of the Final Four broadcasts this weekend

First – A Fox spokesperson responded to a question about announcer spots still open, […]


Hardly a dramatic lead-in to the Final Four but no strangers; KU, Villanova, North Carolina and Duke

The final day, the doubleheader, the prelude to the Final Four went as expected, […]


CBS/Turner ready for the Final Four with many studio analysts; Superb Andy Katz is not on roster

We’re getting to the end of the road. CBS/Turner’s coverage starts Saturday at 2 […]


Halby’s Morsels: Nantz’ CBS future; Ali-Frazier; NFL changes; MLB thoughts; NHL observations

Nantz on Final Four down the road? One can only hope that Jim Nantz won’t […]


Steve Kerr’s trio of triumphs: 5 titles as a player, 3 as a coach and an analyst galore for CBS/Turner

With sports on hold across the country, the highly rated Last Dance documentary was […]


The week that defined Jim Nantz’ network career, stamping two historical comebacks elegantly

Can you think of any network sports announcer who covered two historical, frenzied and […]


CBS and Turner conclude a brilliantly produced NCAA Tournament; Nantz excelled, Hill made good points

Random review and capricious notes: First, congrats to CBS and Turner. The tale is often […]


Jim Nantz, a class act and on-air minimalist, leads CBS into tonight’s telecast of the NCAA title game

There’s a reason that Jim Nantz is at the very top rung of CBS Sports […]


Shouldn’t CBS have provided basic details about the official who called the foul on Auburn’s Doughty?

CBS and Turner have excelled. Other than a misstep, omitting the Auburn celebration after […]


CBS schedule set; Jim Nantz will call his 29th Final Four, joined by glib Bill Raftery and terse Grant Hill

So here we go. The final weekend of college basketball. Minneapolis in April is generally […]