Raycom Sports Announces Mellow Mushroom as Presenting Sponsor of 2016 ACC Network Football

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Raycom Sports announced today that Mellow Mushroom will be the exclusive Official Presenting Sponsor for 2016 ACC Network Football. The agreement gives Mellow Mushroom full season ACC Network Football category exclusivity and broad consumer visibility via multiple touchpoints including extensive broadcast television exposure, as well as digital and social platform exposure. Per … Continue reading

Skillet and the ACC Network Team Up for 2016 ACC Syndicated Football

Platinum Selling Group’s Song “Feel Invincible” Will Open ACC Network Telecasts Charlotte, N.C. – Grammy-nominated and multi-platinum selling recording group Skillet will open ACC Network telecasts of ACC football this season. Skillet’s hit single “Feel Invincible” is featured on their just-released 10th studio album Unleashed.  “Feel Invincible” will be the soundtrack for the opening video … Continue reading

Havoline Football Saturdays Episode 4 Airs This Weekend; Features Deshaun Watson, Jared Lorenzen and Philip Lutzenkirchen

  Spotlights Clemson Heisman Hopeful Deshaun Watson, former Auburn Tight End Philip Lutzenkirchen and former Kentucky Quarterback Jared Lorenzen  Charlotte, N.C. – Raycom Sports’ multi-Emmy Award-winning summer television series, “Havoline Football Saturdays,” continues its 13th season this weekend with Episode 4. The series, with six one-hour episodes, is hosted by Tim Brando and syndicated in over … Continue reading

Havoline Football Saturdays Episode 3 Airs Starting July 29th

Emmy Award-Winning Havoline Football Saturdays  Episode 3 Airs This Weekend Spotlights Legendary Virginia Tech Head Coach Frank Beamer, South Carolina Running Back Marcus Lattimore and Road Trip to Boston for College Football at Fenway                 Charlotte, N.C. – Raycom Sports’ multi-Emmy Award-winning summer television series, “Havoline Football Saturdays,” continues its 13th season this weekend with … Continue reading

Havoline Football Saturdays Episode 2 Airs This Weekend; Features Luke Kuechly, Thomas Jones, Stephen Davis and Josh Dobbs

Emmy Award-Winning Havoline Football Saturdays Episode 2 Airs This Weekend Spotlights Carolina Panther Luke Kuechly, Running Back Legends Thomas Jones from Virginia and Stephen Davis from Auburn, and Tennessee Quarterback Josh Dobbs Charlotte, N.C. – Raycom Sports’ multi-Emmy Award-winning summer television series, “Havoline Football Saturdays,” continues its 13th season this weekend with Episode 2.  The … Continue reading

ACC Network Announces Talent for 2016 Football Season

ACC Network Announces Talent for 2016 Football Tom Werme and Stan Norfleet Join Team for 2016 ACC Football Season                      Charlotte, N.C. – Raycom Sports today announced the ACC Network broadcast team for the 2016 ACC football season. Veteran announcer Tom Werme will handle play-by-play duties, teaming up with Dave Archer, who begins his seventh season as analyst for … Continue reading

Bill Lancaster Joins Raycom Sports as Vice President of Sales

Bill Lancaster Joins Raycom Sports as Vice President of Sales CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Raycom Sports today announced that Bill Lancaster has been named Vice President of Sales. He joins Raycom from First Coast News/TEGNA Media in Jacksonville, Fla., where he served as Vice President-Station Manager and Director of Sales since 2014. Lancaster will start on … Continue reading

ACC Network Football Broadcast Schedule Announced for First Three Weekends of Season

ACC Network Football Broadcast Schedule Announced for First Three Weekends of Season Debut of New Head Coach and Defending ACC Champions Highlight Early Schedule Charlotte, N.C. – The first three games of the ACC Network’s 2016 ACC football season were announced today by Raycom Sports. The season kicks off with the debut of Virginia Tech’s new head coach … Continue reading

Hunter Nickell Named Chief Executive Officer of Raycom Sports

Hunter Nickell Named Chief Executive Officer of Raycom Sports CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Hunter Nickell has been named Chief Executive Officer for Raycom Sports, it was announced today. Nickell is an accomplished leader in sports media, digital platforms, event sponsorship and content development. Nickell has been a guiding force throughout his career, including Sports South, FOX … Continue reading

Raycom’s Brant and Haines Chosen as 2016 Francis Award Recipients

http://theacc.co/ACSMA16Francis LEWISVILLE, NC – Tim Brant, longtime Raycom football and basketball play-by-play announcer, and Ken Haines, the former President and CEO of Raycom, are the recipients of this year’s Marvin ‘Skeeter’ Francis Award. The Francis Award recognizes individuals for distinguished service to, or coverage of, the Atlantic Coast Conference. Haines joined Raycom during its founding … Continue reading