John Sadak is back in 2017 for a third season calling NFL games on Westwood One. 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.
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HAMILTON, NY – For the first time since 1996, the Colgate Raiders are headed to the NCAA Tournament thanks to a 94-80 win over Bucknell in Wednesday night’s Patriot League final. Jordan Burns led the way with…Read More »
MILWAUKEE, WI – James Akinjo scored 25 points and Mac McClung added 23 as the Georgetown Hoyas defeated the Marquette Golden Eagles 86-84 on Saturday afternoon. The win is a big boost for the NCAA Tournament hopes of Patrick Ewing’s Hoyas, while the loss cost Marquette a share of the…Read More »
DURHAM, NC – Zion Williamson left the game after injuring his knee on the very first possession and top-ranked Duke never led in the game as #8 North Carolina left Cameron Indoor Stadium with an 88-72 victory. John Sadak and Will Perdue called the action on Westwood One Sports.Read More »
MORGANTOWN, WV – Jermaine Haley’s basket gave West Virginia a 65-64 win over 7th-ranked Kansas on Saturday afternoon. John Sadak and Will Perdue called the action on Westwood One Sports.Read More »
PHILADELPHIA, PA – For the third consecutive season, Army beat Navy, this time by a final score of 17-10 on a picture-perfect afternoon at Lincoln Financial Field. John Sadak and Mike Mayock had the call on Westwood One Sports.Read More »
COLUMBUS, OH – Notre Dame completed the biggest comeback in championship game history, climbing back from a 15-point deficit to defeat the Mississippi State Bulldogs 61-58 on a last-second three from Arike Ogunbowale. The Bulldogs lost their second title game in a row, while the Fighting Irish won their second…Read More »
COLUMBUS, OH – For the first time in history, both games of the Women’s Final Four went into overtime, and both were absolute thrillers. In the nightcap, Notre Dame took a double-digit first quarter lead, then trailed by double digits in the second quarter, then took the lead again in…Read More »
COLUMBUS, OH – Mississippi State forced overtime on a Roshunda Johnson three-pointer with six seconds to play, and then the Bulldogs took charge in the extra session to claim a 73-63 victory over fellow top-seed Louisville in the Women’s Final Four. Junior guard Victoria Vivians led the Bulldog attack with…Read More »