DENVER – Entravision Communications Corporation (NYSE: EVC) today announced that it has acquired the radio broadcast rights for the 2011 Denver Broncos preseason and regular season games on two of its Denver radio stations, KJMN-FM 92.1 and KMXA-AM 1090. In addition, Entravision will televise a Denver Broncos sports highlights show every Saturday night on its Denver Univision affiliate KCEC-TV.
“Entravision is proud to be able to offer our Denver audiences a diverse lineup of sports programming. Whether it’s this summer’s CONCACAF Gold Cup, the America’s Cup Soccer matches, or the Broncos on their quest to the ‘Big Game,’ we know the Hispanic community of Denver will enjoy all the action,” said Mario M. Carrera, Vice President and General Manager for Entravision Communications Corporation’s Colorado markets.
KCEC-TV’s new show, “Primero Y Diez: Broncos” (First and Ten: Broncos), will air from 10-10:30 p.m. on Saturdays, beginning Aug. 27, and will run through the end of the Broncos’ regular season schedule. This locally produced half-hour sports show will include Broncos game highlights, player interviews and historical facts to introduce the game of “football” to Hispanic fans. Luis Canela, Noticias Univision Colorado’s award-winning sports anchor, and Gabriel Muñoz, Entravision Production Director, will anchor the show.
“We are thrilled to join Entravision – the premier force in Colorado Hispanic media – to deliver the excitement of Broncos football to a growing and enthusiastic base of our fans,” said Mac Freeman, Senior Vice President of Business Development for the Denver Broncos.
About Entravision Communications Corporation
Entravision Communications Corporation is a diversified Spanish-language media company utilizing a combination of television, radio and digital operations to reach Hispanic consumers across the United States, as well as the border markets of Mexico. Entravision is the largest affiliate group of both the top-ranked Univision television network and Univision's TeleFutura network, with television stations in 20 of the nation's top 50 Hispanic markets. The company also operates one of the nation's largest groups of primarily Spanish-language radio stations, consisting of 48 owned and operated radio stations. Additionally, Entravision has a variety of cross-platform digital content and sales offerings designed to capitalize on the company’s leadership position within the Hispanic broadcasting community. Entravision shares of Class A Common Stock are traded on The New York Stock Exchange under the symbol: EVC.