Caridi will remain as WVU’s voice

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The Mountaineer Sports Network from IMG announced Monday that Tony Caridi will return as chief announcer for the burgeoning new network.

Caridi will serve as radio play-by-play announcer for West Virginia University football and men’s basketball games and will host these sports’ respective coaches’ shows on the new sports network. Caridi will also host a television show to be developed covering WVU sports produced by the Mountaineer Sports Network from IMG.

Under terms of Caridi’s agreement, he will continue to appear on “Northside Automotive Statewide Sportsline,” a popular radio show airing weeknights from 6 to 7 p.m.

Additional talent for the WVU broadcasts, including color commentary and sideline reporting, will be announced in the future.

“I’m excited to continue my relationship with the Mountaineer Sports Network from IMG and the wonderful and passionate fans that love the Mountaineers,” Caridi said. “It’s an honor and privilege to be associated with a network that’s always been respected as one of the nation’s best, particularly as coverage of Mountaineer sports now expands.”