I was curious about the greats of Utah from a play-by-play perspective. I’ve known of Bill Marcroft but never heard any of his old calls. I looked on Youtube and not really anything there. I once worked in Sports Radio and worked with the UK Radio Network back in the day so my love of listening to a Home team Play-by-play has it where I always look for the local call. I’d love to hear the Ute broadcast of the Sugar Bowl against us.
I started thinking about this a few weeks ago when I started thinking of how I was raised in Los Angeles with Dick Enberg, Vin Scully, and Chick Hearn. Then when I moved to Kentucky I got to hear guys like Caywood Ledford for UK, Jack Buck for the St. Louis Cardinals, and Marty Brennaman for the Reds. Then this week SEC Network is putting out a new show about the play by play guys:
SO, I’m interested in hearing old BYU vs Utah games and the bowl game against Alabama and Pitt. Where can someone find those? I just think the play-by-play broadcast is so important to be able to pull.
FWIW, the GOAT will always be this man and it wasn’t the local broadcast: