Tim Hill Rises To WNKT Program Director

107.5 The Game WNKT ColumbiaCumulus Sports “107.5 The Game” WNKT Eastover/Columbia SC has promoted morning host Tim Hill to Program Director.

Hill joined WNKT in 2016 as midday host and quickly moved to mornings with Bill Gunter. He spent 13 years as sports anchor for WOLO-TV in the market and had also hosted a show on iHeartMedia’s “1400 The Team” WCOS from 2006-2008 with now SportsCenter anchor Matt Barrie.

Cumulus Media announces it has promoted sportscaster Tim Hill to Program Director for sports radio station 107.5 The Game (WNKT-FM) in Columbia, SC. Hill joined WNKT last year and continues in his role as Host of The Early Game morning show, which airs weekdays from 6am-9am on 107.5 The Game. Hill’s career spans over 20 years in sports broadcasting, including over 13 years heading sports coverage for ABC affiliate WOLO-TV in Columbia, SC.

Rick Prusator, Vice President/Market Manager, Cumulus Media-Columbia, said: “Tim has shown what experience, enthusiasm and passion can add to not only The Early Game morning show but how the entire radio station and Cumulus cluster in Columbia has benefited from Tim Hill being here in the past year.”

Brent Johnson, Operations Manager, Cumulus Media-Columbia, said: “I am a big Tim Hill fan, dating back to when he was Sports Director for a Columbia TV station. Since coming on board, he has really grown his morning show with Bill Gunter. He has such a huge knowledge of the South Carolina sports scene and so many great ideas.”

Hill said: “I am having a blast doing the morning show on 107.5 The Game and look forward to helping the station grow however I can. Cumulus is a great company to work for, and I hope to add to a culture that already aspires to be the best.”

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