Adam Zagoria covers basketball at all levels. He is the author of two books and an award-winning journalist whose articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Sports Illustrated, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide.
MSG and FOX Sports announced that they have reached an agreement to bring ACC football and basketball and Big East basketball to the MSG Networks this fall.
MSG will televise up to 10 ACC football games and up to 23 men’s ACC basketball games, as well as select women’s basketball and Olympic sports. MSG will also offer up to 10 Big East basketball games. Complete telecast schedules for MSG and MSG+ will be announced in the coming weeks.
“We are very excited to bring MSG viewers elite college football and basketball from two of the top conferences in the country,” said Daniel Ronayne, executive vice president and general manager, MSG Networks. “With nearly 400 live professional sports events scheduled for our networks this season, as well as a robust lineup of award-winning original programming, MSG Networks is the premier destination for New York area sports fans.”
“MSG has been a long-time distribution partner for Fox Sports, and we’re glad to continue that relationship with ACC and Big East content,” said Jeff Krolik, executive vice president, FOX Sports regional networks. “MSG’s wide footprint is a great platform to serve millions of college sports fans in the New York area.”
Adam Zagoria is a Basketball Insider who covers basketball at all levels. A contributor to The New York Times and SportsNet New York (SNY), he is also the author of two books and is an award-winning journalist and filmmaker. His articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide. He also won an Emmy award for his work on the SNY mini-documentary on Syracuse guard Tyus Battle.
A veteran Ultimate Frisbee player, he has competed in numerous National and World Championships and, perhaps more importantly, his teams won the Westchester Summer League (WSL) championships in 2011 and 2013.
He lives in Manhattan with his wife and children.