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    Why doesn't 100.3 the BUS carry WBB?

    Don't Iowa WBB games get carried on WHO? Why are ours on 1460 who's nightly signal doesn't make it to Pleasant Hill?

    I live in Pella and it's rediculous I can't listen to a game unless I find some free streaming audio.


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    Re: Why doesn't 100.3 the BUS carry WBB?

    Considering the coverage of WBB around the nation, I'm just happy that 1430 and 1460 carry it at all. Now if I could get them to stop interfering with each other I'd be extra happy.



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    Re: Why doesn't 100.3 the BUS carry WBB?

    If they thought it was a money maker, they'd make it happen. They're not going to do it just because they carry the men or because WHO carries both Iowa men and women's games.



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    Re: Why doesn't 100.3 the BUS carry WBB?

    They need more women's games on tv like the Mens on channel 5 whats up with that?



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    Re: Why doesn't 100.3 the BUS carry WBB?

    Quote Originally Posted by swiacyfan View Post
    They need more women's games on tv like the Mens on channel 5 whats up with that?
    Mediacom tries to do their part. At his Luncheons Bill has said lots goes into getting WBB on tv. Luckily the big 12 has a nice deal with FSN so we can get some on. It all comes down to money. OU WBB has a Sooner Sports Network that has televised almost all their conf. games.



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    Re: Why doesn't 100.3 the BUS carry WBB?

    Quote Originally Posted by swiacyfan View Post
    They need more women's games on tv like the Mens on channel 5 whats up with that?
    Because most people would be ticked off if the preempted lost with a womens basketball game.


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    Re: Why doesn't 100.3 the BUS carry WBB?

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    Because most people would be ticked off if the preempted lost with a womens basketball game.
    Hopefully once the DTV switch is complete, the women's BBall games might interrupt whatever the heck is playing on 5.2, so it wouldn't be an issue.



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    Re: Why doesn't 100.3 the BUS carry WBB?

    I don't think that chart has been updated for a while. I know the station in Albia doesn't carry all WBB like the chart says and I've never heard a WBB game on the BUS.


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    Re: Why doesn't 100.3 the BUS carry WBB?

    Because 100.3 is FM!


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    Re: Why doesn't 100.3 the BUS carry WBB?

    the games dont have to be on channel 5, i watch mediacom and they have replays after replays of games, so there has to be some time that they can buy, plus i never thought i would say this but the womens games are getting to be better than the mens by far. O well, not really a big deal.



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