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Originally published: 2013-06-12 23:21:31
Last modified: 2013-06-12 23:21:31

ASU Mountaineers sports roundup

WKBC returns as flagship for 14th-straight year  

WKBC-FM 97.3 (North Wilkesboro, Charlotte, Hickory, Statesville, High Country) will serve as the flagship station of the Appalachian IMG Sports Network for the 14th-consecutive year in 2013-14, ASU associate athletics director David Jackson announced on Tuesday, June 4.

With the announcement, ASU Athletics will maintain its strong radio presence throughout the region, as WKBC’s 100,000-watt FM signal reaches much of Western North Carolina and stretches into parts of five states (North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Tennessee and West Virginia).

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