WIVB will now serve as the “Official Television Station of UB Athletics”
As part of an agreement with the University at Buffalo, WIVB/WNLO will carry all 30 episodes of “UB Football Insider” and “UB Basketball Insider.”
“UB Football Insider” is scheduled to air on CW23 on Thursdays at 7:30 pm beginning with the premiere on August 16.
Once basketball season begins, “UB Basketball Insider” will air on Saturdays at 11:30 am on CW23.
“We are thrilled to enter this partnership with WIVB,” UB Director of Athletics Mark Alnutt said. “It’s the perfect platform to help us tell all the great stories surrounding UB Athletics and our tremendous student-athletes.”
In addition, WIVB, Western New York’s highest-rated news station, will provide in-depth coverage, interviews with coaches and student-athletes and behind-the-scenes stories on UB Athletics across its newscasts.’
“All of us at News4/CW23 are very excited about joining the team as the new Official Television Station,” Vice President and General Manager of WIVB/WNLO-TV Dominic Mancuso said. “Josh Reed and our entire sports staff look forward to bringing Buffalo viewers and Bulls sports fans the most comprehensive coverage ever of the UB Athletics.”