Written By: Steve Macy, NM State Associate Athletic Director
One of the questions that I have been getting the past couple of weeks is, “Where the heck is the football schedule?!?!” Good question.
Being in the WAC, we have the luxury of being a part of the ESPN family and the wonderful exposure it provides. The basketball win at Nevada-Reno on Saturday was a perfect example of that. However, there are some downsides as well.
First, there are the non-Saturday football games, which are difficult for fans in every market. Second, you get some weird start times every now and then. But, you offset those with the exposure that ESPN affords and accept it.
The hardest one of all for a marketing staff is the football schedule. Here is how it works and why we won’t see a schedule until at least the WAC Basketball Tournament. Continue Reading This Post >>