Episode 53: Bill Roth, Broadcaster, “Intro to Sports Media” Professor at Virginia Tech

Published Date 04/02/2018
Media Source Sports TV Ratings
Department Communication
Faculty Member Bill Roth
External Link Episode 53: Bill Roth, Broadcaster, “Intro to Sports Media” Professor at Virginia Tech
summary For his podcast, ”The World’s Fastest-Growing Sports Media Podcast with @SportsTVRatings,” Robert Seidman interviewed Bill Roth about his sports media and analytics courses at Virginia Tech. Seidman noted, “Bill Roth has a broadcasting career that spans 30 years, including an impressive 27 of them consecutively calling Virginia Tech football. Bill has transitioned to calling some national games on ESPN & CBS Sports Network but Bill is back in Blacksburg helping Virginia Tech launch its academic curriculum that has a concentration on sports media and analytics. It was a lot of fun talking to Bill about his career in broadcasting and what it’s been like/some of the challenges launching a new sports media-related curriculum at Virginia Tech.”