Tom McCarthy is entering his fourth season as a play-by-play announcer for coverage of select Sunday afternoon NFL games after previously calling college basketball and football on Westwood One in 2008 and 2009.
Tom currently does basketball and football play-by-play for CBS Sports Network, and will join CBS Sports for select NFL broadcasts for a second season in 2015. He is also the television play-by-play voice for the Philadelphia Phillies. He spent the 2006-2007 seasons as a radio broadcaster with the New York Mets before joining the Phillies. McCarthy spent six seasons with the Trenton Thunder, the former double-A affiliate of the Boston Red Sox, doing play-by-play on radio and television for CN8. He has also worked as the radio voice of the Saint Joseph’s University men’s basketball, Rutgers University football and Princeton University football and men’s basketball.
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KANSAS CITY, MO – It started out as a tight contest, …until three-and-a-half minutes into the second half, when Kansas went on a blistering 31-9 run to blow out fourth-seeded Purdue 98-66 and advance to their second Elite Eight in… Read More »
KANSAS CITY, MO – Michigan Senior Derrick Walton, Jr. just missed a game-winning three-point attempt as the clock ran out, preserving a narrow 69-68 Oregon victory and a spot in the Elite Eight for the second year in a row. The third-seeded Ducks were led by Tyler Dorsey’s 20 points and… Read More »
KANSAS CITY, MO – The college basketball season can be long, but not so long that coach John Beilein can’t remember how poorly his Wolverines started league play. The Big Ten tournament champions looked like NIT invitees for sure after starting the year 4-6, but since then they’ve gone on… Read More »
KANSAS CITY, MO – For a Midwest Regional semifinal, you can’t get more Midwestern than Kansas, Michigan and Purdue. Oregon is the only regional outlier set to tip off on Thursday, facing the Big Ten tournament champion Michigan Wolverines at 7:09 ET. The second game will see perennial blue-blood Kansas… Read More »
ORLANDO, FL – Fourth-seeded Florida opened up a double-digit lead late in the first half and then shifted into another gear, using a 21-0 run to pull away from fifth-seeded Virginia and cruise to a 65-39 victory. Forwards Justin Leon and Devin Robinson scored 14 points apiece, and each finished with a… Read More »
ORLANDO, FL – The friendly Sunshine State confines of the Amway Center did third-seeded Florida State no favors, as eleventh-seeded Xavier blitzed the Seminoles early and often on their way to a 91-66 blowout win. Junior Trevon Bluiett scored a game-high 29 points for the Musketeers, who will await the Arizona-St.… Read More »
ORLANDO, FL – Younger coaches often have to get their team to buy into them, to believe they can coach them up well. In the absence of experience, sometimes bonding is the best way to go about that, and Mike White knows how to make his Florida Gators smile and… Read More »
ORLANDO, FL – The University of Florida has won two NCAA basketball titles, their rival Seminoles have not won any. But they’ll be ignoring the rivalry for this weekend at least, as each first has to dispatch Virginia and Xavier, respectively, to keep their title dreams alive into the Sweet… Read More »