From WAVE 3 News
LOUISVILLE, KY, May 20, 2014 — WAVE 3 News and WHAS-TV have been granted exclusive rights to broadcast Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) football and basketball games for the next three years, encompassing the 2014-2015, 2015-2016, and 2016-2017 seasons.
WAVE 3 News and WHAS-TV will combine to air a minimum of 22 regular season ACC basketball games, all 14 ACC tournament basketball games, and 13 ACC football games each season, as well as six pre-season football programs, an ACC Basketball Tip-Off Show, and three ACC "Kings of the Court" specials. WAVE 3 News will also have access to exclusive ACC digital content on WAVE3.com, featuring ACC Football, ACC Basketball, and ACC Olympic Sports content, including highlight packages of every ACC Football and ACC Basketball conference game.
"The University of Louisville will be a great asset to the ACC and Cardinal fans will enjoy the excitement the new league will bring to our region on local television," Ken Selvaggi, WAVE 3 News VP/GM said. "It will be a great partnership between these two stations, Linda Danna, WHAS-TV, President/GM said. "The community will benefit with the local offerings."