KNDY features Big 12 Video Zone on kndyradio.com to run official Big 12 Conference game highlights for all sports
July 2, – Dierking Communications, Inc. announced today that through an agreement with the Big 12 Conference (Big 12) and official media partner XOS Digital, Inc. (XOS), it has joined the Big 12 Affiliate Network, an exclusive program that enables the accredited media to feature official Big 12 game highlights for up to all 10 of the conference’s schools. This includes all sports such as football, basketball, baseball and softball.
“With our years of commitment to Kansas & Kansas State athletic coverage on-air, joining with the Big 12 Conference for a video platform online was a no-brainer for our audience” said Derek Nester, Internet Director with Dierking Communications.
As part of the Affiliate Network, KNDY received a digital video player called the Big 12 Video Zone, which now resides on the sports section of kndyradio.com. The Big 12 Video Zone provides fans and site visitors with free access to a full range of Kansas & Kansas State game highlights for a variety of sports. Video Zone highlights are available within an hour after each game’s conclusion.
In addition to game highlights, the Big 12 Video Zone provides fresh news content daily. Additional content includes official conference features on student athletes, weekend preview segments, classic Big 12 moments and select live streams for special events such as the Big 12 Media Days and the Big 12 Championship pre- and post-game press conferences.
“We’re pleased to welcome Dierking Communications, Inc. into the Affiliate Network, and proud to provide its official website with exclusive Big 12 game-day highlights that supplement its quality Big 12 sports reporting,” said Anna Marie Neri, director, Affiliate Network. “The Big 12 Video Zone tells the complete story behind each weekend’s games shortly after their conclusion and lets fans relive all the action behind their favorite Big 12 teams.”
About Dierking Communications, Inc.:
Dierking Communications, Inc. was founded in 1988 by Bruce Dierking, who purchased radio stations KNDY AM 1570 & FM 95.5 in Marysville, Kansas. Over the next two decades, the group has expanded ownership across a total of 6 radio stations across Kansas, including KDNS-FM 94.1 in Downs, KZDY-FM 96.3 in Glen Elder, KQNK AM 1530 & FM 106.7 in Norton.
About XOS Digital:
XOS Digital is the exclusive digital licensing and rights agency of the Big 12 Conference. Founded in 1999, XOS Digital is the leading provider of digital asset management solutions for collegiate and professional sports organizations. Its Affiliate Network grants accredited news organizations nationwide the right to feature Big 12 sports footage on their official news websites. For more information, visit: www.xosdigital.com.
For additional information contact:
KNDY AM & FM
937 Jayhawk Rd.
Marysville, KS 66508