The “UMBC Randy Monroe Basketball Show” will make its season debut at the Skylight Room in the the Commons on Tuesday, November 9, at 12:30 p.m. Now in its third year, the hour-long program will be taped before patrons at the Skylight Room and will air on Thursday, November 11, on Fox 1370 Sports Radio and www.fox1370.com from 6-7:00 p.m.
Host Paul Mittermeier will chat with Coach Monroe, a special player guest and head women’s basketball coach Phil Stern as both teams prepare for the 2010-11 seasons. The men open at home on Sunday, November 14 vs. VMI at 3 p.m., while the women open with two games on the road before opening on Tuesday, November 16, at 7 p.m. vs. Coppin State.
For the third consecutive year, all UMBC men’s basketball games will be broadcast on Fox 1370 Sports Radio and the 50,000-watt Baltimore-based station will also air a minimum of eight women’s games and UMBC men’s lacrosse in the spring. Mitttermeier, Gary Stein and UMBC alums Troy Green and Steve Levy are the hosts for all the play-by-play action.
The rest of the 15 coaches’ shows will be taped at Gianni’s Italian Bistro in Arbutus. Please refer to the www.umbcretrievers.com basketball page for the schedule.