John Sadak makes the move from college football to Sunday NFL broadcasts for Westwood One in 2015. Sadak spent three seasons calling college games for the network from 2012 – 2014, and also serves as a play-by-play announcer for NCAA basketball.
The 2013 national Broadcaster of the Year per Ballpark Digest also serves as the radio and TV play-by-play voice of the New York Yankees’ Triple-A baseball team in Scranton, Pennsylvania and calls a variety of sports on national television for CBS Sports Network.
The New York City native’s announcing background includes college football, men’s basketball and other sports on TV for the ESPN and FOX families of networks along with multiple Final Fours and national championships of various Division I sports for the NCAA. The two-time Delaware Sportscaster of the Year according to the National Sportscasters & Sportswriters Association has called college soccer, baseball, softball, ice hockey, field hockey, lacrosse, volleyball and water polo.
A graduate of Rowan University, Sadak’s work has been honored by the Delaware Press Association, Philadelphia Press Association, New Jersey Associated Press Broadcasters Association, Communicator Awards, Society of Professional Journalists and College Broadcasters Incorporated. He was an inaugural member of the WGLS-FM Hall of Fame at his alma mater.
John Sadak's Posts
INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Top-seeded UConn capped off an undefeated 38-0 season with a convincing 82-51 win over fourth-seeded Syracuse to capture their fourth-straight NCAAW Championship. Husky leader–and projected top pick of the 2016 WNBA Draft–Breanna Stewart scored…Read More »
INDIANAPOLIS – Syracuse’s win over Washington in the national semifinals brought the Orange within one win of their first NCAA championship. Similarly, Connecticut’s win over Oregon State in the semis brought the Huskies within a single victory of their fourth straight national title, an NCAA record. First title, or fourth…Read More »
INDIANAPOLIS – No matter the results, history will be made at the 2016 NCAA Women’s Final Four in Indianapolis. Connecticut appears in its ninth consecutive Final Four and can win a record fourth straight title. Three newcomers, meanwhile, appear on the Final Four stage with designs on their first championship.…Read More »
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. – Morgan Tuck had 22 points and Breanna Stewart added 21 points and 13 rebounds to lead top-seeded Connecticut to an 86-65 rout of Texas in a regional final at Bridgeport. The Huskies, 36-0 on the season, advanced to their ninth consecutive Final Four where they will face…Read More »
RALEIGH, NC -East Region No. 1 seed North Carolina got a spirited effort from the ninth-seeded Providence Friars Saturday night, but pulled away in the second half en route to a 85-66 victory. UNC had five players score in double digits, while Kris Dunn was the lone bright spot for…Read More »
RALEIGH, NC – The Cavaliers shook off a cold offensive first half by shooting a laser-hot 73 percent from the field in the second, as top-seeded Virginia defeated ninth-seeded Butler 77-69 and punched its ticket into the Sweet Sixteen. Malcolm Brogdon poured in 22 points for the ‘Hoos, while Anthony Gill banged his way to…Read More »
RALEIGH – Atlantic Coast Conference powers and dual No. 1 seeds North Carolina and Virginia dominate Saturday’s NCAA Round of 32 doubleheader in Raleigh, but No. 9 seeds Butler and Providence will have something to say with who advances to next week’s Sweet Sixteen. Virginia battles Butler at 7:10 p.m.…Read More »
RALEIGH, N.C. – Left unmarked underneath the basket on an inbounds pass, Rodney Bullock’s go-ahead layup with 1.5 seconds left on the clock proved to be the difference; Providence edged USC 70-69 in the first-round of the NCAA Tournament. Providence forward Ben Bentil scored 19 points to lead all scorers.…Read More »