Enter your number to get our free mobile app

Western Colorado sports fans should be excited about the latest addition to the Grand Junction radio landscape.

The most trusted and well-known name in sports broadcasting, ESPN Western Colorado, is now available on your Grand Junction FM dial at 96.5 - and sports radio never sounded better.

ESPN Western Colorado was added to the Townsquare Media family of radio stations back in 2013 on AM 1230 KEXO, where it has steadily grown an audience of sports fans who eat, sleep, and breath sports. Townsquare Media is now pleased to launch ESPN Western Colorado on 96.5 FM as well.

ESPN Western Colorado features a daily lineup of compelling and entertaining sports talk programming highlighted by long-time ESPN host and anchor Mike Greenburg, best known for his nearly 20 years of co-hosting ESPN's popular morning TV show Mike and Mike.

Sports fans and ESPN listeners are also treated to regular national radio broadcasts of the top games in the country from the NFL, NBA, MLB, college football, and college basketball.

Here's what the daily lineup looks like on ESPN Western Colorado, 96.5 FM.

6:00-10:00am - Keyshawn, Jwill, and Zubin
Former NFL wide receiver Keyshawn Johnson, former NBA point guard, and college basketball superstar Jay Williams, and ESPN anchor Zubin Mehenti start your day by discussing last night's action and all the biggest sports stories of the day. You might remember Mehenti from his six years as a sports anchor/reporter on Denver television.

10:00- NOON - Greeny
Mike Greenburg is celebrating 25 years with ESPN and brings his unmatched depth of sports knowledge, fun, and entertainment back to ESPN Radio on a daily basis. He’ll be joined regularly by the biggest names in the game covering all angles of the sports world. If it matters in sports, it matters to Greeny.

NOON- 2:00pm -  Bart & Hahn
Former NFL linebacker Bart Scott and longtime NY broadcaster Alan Hahn tackle the sports stories that matter to you most.

2:00-4:00pm - Max Kellerman Show
If you're looking for a guy with an opinion, Max is your guy.  After spending two hours a day debating Stephen A. Smith on First Take, Max opens the floor to his listeners to shine a light on what matters to you the most. No matter what happened on the court, the field or the ring, the interaction with his audience is paramount. Just be prepared to back to it up and be educated in the process.

4:00-7:00pm - Chiney & Golic, Jr.
Chiney Ogumike and Mike Golic, Jr. are a youthful and energetic pair, committed to delivering the most entertaining, intelligent, and nuanced content on radio. Both are plugged into what’s going on, and the two are well connected with industry headliners and influencers, which makes for a most-entertaining three hours.

7:00-9:00pm - Spain & Fitz
Sarah Spain and Jason Fitz team up to take you through the night's sports action and dive into the big sports topics

9:00- Midnight - Freddie and Fitzsimmons
This three-hour late-night show recaps the top sports news events of the day and the biggest storylines from the games of the evening, mixing opinion, personality, and live guests and reporters.

Midnight- 6:00am - Sportscenter All Night
A fast-paced quick-moving show with scores, highlights, and soundbites from all the day's activities and sports news.

If you are a sports fan, you need to make ESPN Western Colorado a pre-set on your car radio at 96.5. It's the best way to be in the know about what's happening in the sports world. You can always listen online at espnwesterncolorado.com and on the ESPN mobile app.

Enter your number to get our free mobile app

CHECK IT OUT: 100 sports records and the stories behind them