FSN's Big 12 Showcase Originates from KU this Week

Nov. 16, 2006

LAWRENCE, Kan. — This week’s Big 12 Showcase on FSN originates from the University of Kansas, where the Jayhawks meet Kansas State in the 104th edition of the Sunflower State Showdown this weekend. The program airs locally on Friday, Nov. 17 at 2:30 p.m. on FSN Midwest.

Big 12 Showcase is a 30-minute show that airs weekly on FSN affiliates throughout the country. This week’s episode previews the rivalry game, and includes an interview with KU head coach Mark Mangino. Big 12 Showcase is hosted by Bill Land.

On Saturday, FSN telecasts the K-State vs. KU game to a national audience for the second consecutive year. Joel Meyers (play-by-play), Dave Lapham (analyst) and Emily Jones (reporter) call the action from Lawrence for the 2:30 p.m. CT kickoff.