Change how you follow the ThunderWolves in 2012-13

Change how you follow the ThunderWolves in 2012-13

CSU-Pueblo Athletics to boast added online content in 2012-13 as well as online streaming of selected games, coaches' shows, social media, live statistics, and more.


PUEBLO, Colo. (GoThunderWolves.com - Aug. 28, 2012) - In 2012-13, you can follow your favorite CSU-Pueblo athletics program, or all of the Pack sports, from afar and conveniently by visiting GoThunderWolves.com, using your smartphone and utilizing special apps, on Facebook and Twitter, and more.  In most cases, all of the new ways to follow the ThunderWolves are free.

America One Networks Live Pay-Per-View Streaming Video

As in the past, all ThunderWolves football, basketball, volleyball and wrestling events will be broadcast live via America One Networks for a fee.  Games can be viewed for $8 per game, and $30 day passes and all-sports passes are also available.  The 2012-13 season kicks off with the football team's showdown with 24th-ranked West Texas A&M on Thurs., Aug. 30.  For more information, visit www.AmericaOneSports.com or the ThunderWolves' America One Networks page at www.GoThunderWolves.com/AmericaOne.

Live Play-by-Play from KSCJ-AM, KCCY-AM and iHeartRadio

As in years' past, the voice of the ThunderWolves, Jim Brooks, will carry play-by-play of all CSU-Pueblo football games on KCSJ AM-590 as well as all CSU-Pueblo men's and women's basketball games on KCCY AM-1350.  For football broadcasts, Brooks will be joined by color commentator and Pueblo Chieftain reporter, Joe Cervi.  Broadcasts on either station will be carried on iHeartRadio, available both as an audio stream on your home computer or by downloading the iHeartRadio app on your Droid or iPhone smartphone.  For more information, visit www.590kcsj.com, www.1350kccy.com or www.iheart.com

John Wristen Show, live from Andy McCarthy's at University Station

This year, the John Wristen Show will air throughout the season on I-25 News Radio (1480 AM and 93.9 FM) each Wednesday night at 7 p.m. at a new location, Andy McCarthy's Bar and Grill at University Station, located at 2149 Jerry Murphy Rd. in Pueblo (map). 

Fans can either come out to watch the show in person and ask questions, as well as enjoy the extended happy hour prices and giveaways during the show.  To listen to the show online, visit www.i25talk.co or listen through your smartphone with the TuneIn online radio app.

The first premiere show takes place at a special date and time on Tuesday, Aug. 28 at 7 p.m.

Social Media on Facebook and Twitter

This season, CSU-Pueblo Athletics has expanded its Facebook presence to the largest in the conference as each of the ThunderWolves' 16 athletic programs have Facebook pages, which includes fan interaction from coaches and members of the athletic department.  You can also use it to keep abreast of all breaking news, scores and more!

If you haven't already done so, start by "liking" CSU-Pueblo Athletics on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/PackAthletics and following the ThunderWolves on Twitter @gothunderwolves.

If you have a favorite program, use the links from the CSU-Pueblo Athletics Facebook Page or simply search for "CSU-Pueblo Football", for example, and like the "official pages" of your favorite Pack Athletics programs.  Once you follow your favorite program, vote on weekly Facebook Player of the Week polls while that team is in-season.  The winning student-athlete will be featured on the Facebook cover photo for that sport during the week. 

Exclusive Content on GoThunderWolves.com

If you still haven't gotten enough, visit GoThunderWolves.com regularly to get unique feature stories, video profiles, video highlights and more.

Follow the ThunderWolves Student Insider, Weston Allenback, who will serve as the embedded reporter with each of the CSU-Pueblo Athletics programs.  Allenback will provide preview stories of big games, student-athlete profiles and feature stories, and more!

Watch exclusive video updates of Pack Athletics, including coach and student-athlete interviews, game highlights, and more as the ThunderWolves roll out its "Inside the Wolf Den" video series.  The videos will air both on GoThunderWolves.com as well as the Pack's YouTube Channel, www.YouTube.com/GoThunderWolves.

Fans can also enjoy weekly newsletters for each of the 16 CSU-Pueblo athletics programs, released every week during the season.  Additionally, fans can also get a more in-depth look at each program by viewing the media guide of each sport, which will be published online at the beginning of each season starting in 2012-13. 

And as always, every effort will be made to carry live statistics for every home CSU-Pueblo Athletics event.  For more information on the Pack's Live Stats, visit www.GoThunderWolves.com/LiveStats.  Fans can also continue to vote on one of GoThunderWolves.com's most popular features, the weekly Red Creek Land Company Athlete of the Week poll. 

To get more information on any the CSU-Pueblo Athletics media initiatives in 2012-13, contact the CSU-Pueblo Sports Information Office at (719) 549-2022.