Rick Byrd to Guest on Nationally-Televised Basketball Show
CHICAGO, Ill. - - Belmont University men's basketball head coach Rick Byrd will be a featured guest contributor on the second of three installments of the Coaches' Tournament Show on Fox Sports Net affiliates nationwide.
Produced by Intersport, an industry leader in sports and entertainment programming, the Coaches' Tournament Show will break down the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Championship, second and third round results, and preview upcoming Sweet 16 games.
Byrd, who participated in the Final Four preview show a year ago, will be joined by two other highly-successful NCAA Division I head coaches - Bob Huggins of West Virginia and Brian Gregory of Georgia Tech.
The hour-long program will premiere in Fox Sports Net markets throughout the country on Tuesday, Mar. 20. In the middle Tennessee region - on Comcast ch. 28 and HD ch. 1675 - the program will air at approximately 10 p.m. CT - following the Oilers/Predators hockey game.
Fans are encouraged to check local listings for show times and channel listings in your market.
Byrd ranks eighth among all active NCAA Division I head coaches in career wins with 637. In 2012, he led the Bruins to their fifth NCAA Tournament in the last seven years.