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ESPN Upstate Shifts Frequencies In Greenville

Entercom Sports “ESPN Upstate” has changed translator frequencies in Greenville SC to better cover that side of the market. The brand is now being heard on newly launched 97.7 W249DL Greenville as opposed to 105.9 W290BW in addition to 1330 WYRD and 93.7 WFBC-HD3 Greenville. W249DL operates with 250w/328m from Paris Mountain north of Greenville. 105.9 W290BW operates with 250w/106m from the Entercom studios east of Greenville. The move was part of a multi-facility change that saw Entercom move its 97.1 W246BU Spartanburg to 97.7 Greenville, while replacing that facility with the move of 97.1 W246CV Greenwood SC to Spartanburg as part of the AM Revitalization using the same facilities as the moved translator. W246CV rebroadcasts 950 WORD Spartanburg to bring the ESPN programming...[Read More]

ESPN To Return To Greenville/Spartanburg

ESPN Radio will return to the Greenville/Spartanburg market on Monday, February 24. The network will be heard on Entercom’s 950 WORD Spartanburg, 1330 WYRD Greenville, and Ted McCall’s 97.1 W246BU Spartanburg. Greenville hadn’t had an ESPN affiliate since Clear Channel Sports 1440 WGVL transferred to the Fox Sports Radio network in 2012, while Spartanburg’s “ESPN 1400” WSPG lost its tower in January when a tree knocked it over. The 97.1 translator had been rebroadcasting WSPG at that time. WORD/WYRD picked up the broadcasts of USC Upstate basketball when WSPG went dark. 950 WORD and 1330 WYRD are currently part of a trimulcast with sister News/Talk “Word 106.3” WYRD-FM Simpsonville, which will retain that programming when “ESPN Upstate&...[Read More]