By Demian Russian
Former University of Illinois Men’s Basketball coach Bruce Weber will join Sirius XM Radio’s (NASDAQ:SIRI) post-game tournament coverage tonight, Friday, March 23rd.
Bruce Weber will host alongside Sirius XM Radio’s Chris Childers following the NCAA Tournament games until 3:00am ET on Sirius XM’s College Sports Nation, analyzing the night’s games, previewing upcoming matchups and taking calls from college basketball fans across the country.
Weber will also join SiriusXM College Sports Nation’s coverage from New Orleans for the Final Four.
As head coach of the Illini (2003-12), Weber led the team to two Big Ten regular season championships and six NCAA Tournament berths, including an appearance in the National Championship game in 2005. Prior to Illinois, Weber was head coach at Southern Illinois (1998-2003), and an assistant coach at Purdue (1980-98) and Western Kentucky (1979-80).
SiriusXM College Sports Nation (channel 91) is also available to listeners on SiriusXM Internet Radio and through the SiriusXM Internet Radio App for the Apple iPad, iPhone, iPod touch and several BlackBerry and Android-powered smartphones.
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