Kansas Spring Football Special Premieres Friday On FSN Midwest

May 10, 2007

Jayhawk football fans can take an inside look at Kansas spring football and look ahead to the 2007 season in FSN’s BIG 12 SPRING FOOTBALL TOUR: KANSAS. This 30-minute television special premieres Friday, May 11 on FSN Midwest.

Last year’s edition of BIG 12 SPRING FOOTBALL TOUR: KANSAS earned a 2006 regional Emmy Award for top sports program. This year’s edition includes:

– Highlights, sights and sounds from the spring game held on April 15 at Memorial Stadium

– An interview with head coach Mark Mangino

– A “Sounds of the Game” segment with Mangino, produced with a wireless microphone he wore during the spring game

– A feature on cornerback Aqib Talib

– A review of the 2006 season


Dates		Times (central)Friday, May 11	2:00 PMTuesday, May 15	6:30 PMThursday, May 17	7:00 PMFriday, May 18	7:00 PM (Royals viewing areas)Monday, May 21	12:30 PMThursday, May 24	6:00 PM (Royals viewing areas)Saturday, June 2	5:30 PMTuesday, June 12	12:30 PMSaturday, June 16	4:30 PMThursday, June 21	12:00 PM

In addition, the Big 12 Spring Football Tour will air on other FSN regional networks and on the Fox College Sports cable network. Check local listings for details. FSN is also producing spring football specials for other schools in the Big 12. Air dates on FSN Midwest for those shows can be found at FoxSports.com, search: Midwest.

Kansas season tickets are available via the internet at www.kuathletics.com, at Allen Fieldhouse or by calling (785) 864-3141 or toll free at 1-800-34 HAWKS.