Dave Ryan

Dave Ryan is a play-by-play announcer for NCAA basketball and lacrosse on Westwood One Sports. 2013 marked Dave’s second year as the voice of the Women’s Final Four. Since 2011, he is also the voice of the NCAA Division I Lacrosse semifinals and championship game on the Westwood One/NCAA Radio Network.

A graduate of Syracuse University, Ryan has called play-by-play for more than 20 sports, including the Men’s and Women’s College World Series, the NFL, Major League Baseball and more. In addition to his radio work, Ryan can be heard calling a variety of sports including football and basketball on the CBS Sports Network.

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OVC Championship Highlights: Murray State beats Belmont 77-65

09 March 2019 Comments are off for this post.
EVANSVILLE, IN – Ja Morant and the Murray State Racers are headed back to the NCAA Tournament after defeating Belmont 77-65 on Saturday night. Morant, a likely top-five pick in this year’s NBA Draft, had 36 points to lead the way for Murray State. Dave Ryan and Will Perdue called…
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College Basketball Highlights: Texas uses 22-0 run to beat #3 Oklahoma

27 February 2016 Comments are off for this post.
AUSTIN, TX – Texas went on a 22-0 run over more than six minutes down the stretch to come from behind and defeat third-ranked Oklahoma 76-63 on Saturday afternoon. Isaiah Taylor led the way with 18 points, while Connor Lammert and Javan Felix chipped in 14 apiece. Buddy Hield led…
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Men’s Lacrosse Championship Highlights: Denver bests Maryland for first title

25 May 2015 Comments are off for this post.
PHILADELPHIA – For the first time, the NCAA Men’s Division I lacrosse championship trophy is headed west. The Denver Pioneers became the first team from outside the Eastern time zone to win the title, defeating Maryland 10-5 in Monday’s championship game at Lincoln Financial Field. Wesley Berg once again led…
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Men’s Lacrosse Championship Preview

24 May 2015 Comments are off for this post.
PHILADELPHIA – 12 months ago, Denver and Maryland made it to Memorial Day Weekend as part of lacrosse’s final four, but for both the Pioneers and the Terps, that’s where the journey ended, with semifinal losses to Duke and Notre Dame respectively. In 2015, however, the road for one team…
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Men’s Lacrosse Semifinal Highlights: Maryland 12 – Johns Hopkins 11

23 May 2015 Comments are off for this post.
PHILADELPHIA – Matt Rambo scored four goals as Maryland advanced to the men’s lacrosse national championship game with a hard-fought 12-11 win over local rivals Johns Hopkins on Saturday. The Terps led 10-7 at the end of the three quarters before the Blue Jays rallied to tie it with three…
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