Ari Wolfe will handle play-by-play duties for both U of L basketball and football broadcasts. An experienced play-by-play announcer, Wolfe is the voice of the Philadelphia Soul, and Arena Football League team and has worked with Fox Sports during NFL broadcasts.
"I wanted to be a part of an amazing college athletic program," Wolfe said in an interview broadcast during WHAS' 5 PM telecast. "I think it will be a good fit for me. Louisville sounds like a place I can call home for a long time."
Doug James will join Wolfe in the booth providing color commentary during U of L football television broadcasts. A former player at the University of Michigan, James has been part of the UofL broadcast team for 15 years.
Will Wolford will provide reports from sideline during U of L football games. Wolford played 13 seasons in the NFL and is currently the owner/operator of the Louisville Fire Arena2 football team.
Bob Valvano will provide color analysis of U of L basketball games. The former basketball coach at Bellarmine University, Valvano has worked as a radio host and television analyst with ESPN since 1998.
Former U of L basketball player Robbie Valentine will be the courtside reporter for UofL basketball games. A member of the Cardinals 1986 NCAA Championship team, Valentine was a part a part of the U of L television broadcast team with FOX 41 since 1998.