Ted Emrich returns for his third Olympic Games for Westwood One. In Rio, he will serve as play-by-play announcer for track and field as well as various other events. Emrich also calls college basketball and college football for the network.
Emrich also works for ESPN as a basketball play-by-play announcer. Emrich was previously a host, anchor, and reporter for ESPN Dallas 103.3 FM and spent eight seasons (2008-2016) as the studio anchor for University of Texas football and men’s basketball on the Longhorn IMG Radio Network.
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KANSAS CITY, MO — After a disappointing loss in the National Championship Game last year, Mississippi State is headed back to the Final Four. The Bulldogs, the top-seed in the Kansas City Regional, held off third-seeded UCLA,… Read More »
DAYTON, OH – Texas Southern and Syracuse each advanced from the First Four on Wednesday night. The Tigers rolled past North Carolina Central in the early game, while the Orange held on late to get past Arizona State. Texas Southern will face top-seeded Xavier in Nashville on Friday, while Syracuse… Read More »
FRISCO, TX – For the sixth time in seven years, the Bison of North Dakota State are FCS national champions. NDSU defeated last year’s champs, James Madison, 17-13 on Saturday to capture the title. Jason Horowitz and Al Groh called the action on Westwood One Sports. Read More »
LINCOLN, NE – Jonathan Taylor ran for 249 yards on 25 carries and added a pair of touchdowns as Wisconsin defeated Nebraska 38-17 on Saturday night at Memorial Stadium. Ted Emrich and Al Groh called the action on Westwood One Sports. Read More »
PULLMAN, WA – Washington State earned its first win over a top-five team since 1992, defeating USC 30-27 on Friday night. Luke Falk had a pair of touchdown passes for the Cougars. Ted Emrich and Brady Poppinga called the action on Westwood One Sports. Read More »
OKLAHOMA CITY – Behind 41 points from Morgan William, No. 2-seed Mississippi State clinched its first ever berth in the Final Four with a 94-85 overtime victory over top-seeded Baylor in the Oklahoma City Regional Final. The 41-point performance is a career-high for William, and a Mississippi State Tournament record. Ted… Read More »
DAYTON, OH – Despite trailing by as many as seventeen points, a resilient Trojan squad used a string of second-half runs to erase the deficit and pull ahead for good with under seven minutes to play, as USC defeated Providence 75-71 in a Dayton First Four battle and avenged their First Round loss from last… Read More »
DAYTON, OH – In a back-and-forth “First Four” affair–which included eight ties and three lead changes–UC Davis held off a pesky NC Central squad 67-63 in Dayton. The sixteenth-seeded Aggies were led by Junior forward Chima Moneke’s 18 points and 12 rebounds. Senior Brynton Lemar chipped in 15 points off of… Read More »