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Full Bison Football schedule broadcast on Campus Radio 101.5 UMFM for tenth consecutive season
Posted Tuesday, September 1, 2009 12:50 PM
 
Bison Sports, in conjunction with Campus Radio 101.5 UMFM, is pleased to announce the return of Bison Football to the radio airwaves for the full 2009 season. UMFM will be the exclusive location to listen to all the home and away live action of Bison Football during the upcoming year.
 
This will be the tenth consecutive season for Bison Football on 101.5 FM. For the upcoming campaign, the radio broadcast team has Derek Taylor handing play-by-play and former Bison Matt Rollason performing colour commentary for the fourth consecutive season. In addition, for the Sept. 4 game at Regina and Oct. 23 game at UBC, former Bison and 2007 Vanier Cup MVP Mike Howard will provided colour in Rollason absence plus Howard will provide field level commentary during all home games.
 
“Once again, we are excited to see the return of Bison Football to the UMFM airwaves for a tenth consecutive season. UMFM has been a proud supporter of Bison Sports and Bison Football and look forward to providing another exciting season to all listeners,” commented Jared McKetiak, UMFM Station Manager.
 
Derek Taylor has a wealth of broadcasting experience with four years with Citytv Winnipeg and is currently at Fox Sports World. A former team captain, Rollason played football with the Bisons from 1997-2001. Since then, he coached linebackers with Winnipeg Rifles Junior Football Club and the Bisons. The Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service currently employs him. Howard was with the UMFM Football crew starting in the 2008 campaign.
 
For all road games, there will be a 15 minute pre-game show while there is a 30 minute pre-game show for all home games.
 
Bison Football - UMFM 2009 Broadcast Schedule (all times Central Time)
Friday, September 4 Bisons at Regina Starts at 7:45 p.m.
Friday, September 11 Bisons at Simon Fraser Starts at 8:45 p.m.
Saturday, September 19 Bisons vs. UBC Starts at 1:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 3 Bisons vs. Alberta Starts at 1:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 10 Bisons at Calgary Starts at 1:45 p.m.
Saturday, October 17 Bisons vs. Saskatchewan Starts at 11:30 a.m.
Friday, October 23 Bisons at UBC Starts at 8:45 p.m.
Saturday, October 31 Bisons vs. Simon Fraser Starts at 1:30 p.m.
 
For more information, contact:
Chris Zuk
Bison Sports Information Officer
Sport and Active Living Centre
zukc@cc.umanitoba.ca
Phone: (204) 474-7492
 
Related Links (Internal):
  •Bison Sports Official Site
  •Campus Radio 101.5 UMFM