Presentation on theme: "SOUTHFLORIDABULLS2009-2010. Conference Facts USF is a member of the Big East Conference, which was founded in 1979 and headquartered in Providence, RI."— Presentation transcript:
Conference Facts USF is a member of the Big East Conference, which was founded in 1979 and headquartered in Providence, RI. Members of the Big East include Cincinnati, Connecticut, DePaul, Georgetown, Louisville, Marquette, Notre Dame, Pittsburgh, Providence, Rutgers, St. John’s, Seton Hall, Syracuse, Villanova, West Virginia The Big East television package reaches nearly 25% of all television sets in the nation The Big East has an automatic bid to the Bowl championship Series as well as several other college football bowl games, including; Toyota Gator Bowl, Brut Sun Bowl, Meineke Car Care Bowl, Texas Bowl, International Bowl and PapaJohns.com Bowl The Big East is celebrating 25 years of the men’s basketball tournament played at the world-famous Madison Square Garden OVERVIEW BIG EAST Conference Quick Facts:
USF OVERVIEW University of South Florida Quick Facts: Build Brand Awareness Reach Your Target Audience Reach Your Target Audience Increase Sales USF Facts USF is the second largest University in the Southeast and the second largest in Florida According to a recent USF study, USF's economic impact on the Tampa Bay area is approximately $3.2 billion annually There are 3.5 million people residing in the Tampa Bay area USF has approximately 44,000 students making it the 9th largest university in the U.S. There are over 200 undergraduate and graduate degree programs at USF Tampa Bay is the 9th largest media market in the country Over 100,000 USF graduates live and work in the Tampa Bay area and approximately 70% of all grads are between the ages of 18-49 There are over 15,000 active, dues-paying Alumni Association members
TELEVISION USF Television Broadcasts The USF ISP Television Network has some of the best programming in all of college sports. With twenty plus coaches television shows and forty plus broadcasts of live and tape delay football and Olympic Sports, USF can be seen on ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN 360, ESPNU, ABC Action News TV 28 and Bright House Networks – The Official Cable Partner of USF Athletics. The Jim Leavitt Show The Jim Leavitt Show airs on Saturdays during the college football season. The 30 minute show includes game highlights, player features, coaching segments and scouting reports. There are twelve total broadcasts. The Stan Heath Show The Stan Heath Show airs on Saturdays during the college basketball season. The 30 minute show includes game highlights, player features, coaching segments and scouting reports. There are twelve total broadcasts. USF TELEVISION BROADCASTS The USF ISP Television Network is comprised of over fifty broadcast s through out the course of the year.
RADIO USF football radio broadcasts can be heard across eleven affiliates. USF basketball broadcasts can be heard on WHNZ 1250 AM in Tampa, FL. Football "Voice of the Bulls" Jim Louk brings South Florida fans all the excitement of Bulls football. Louk calls the games alongside color analyst and former Tampa Bay Buccaneer Mark Robinson on flagship station 970 WFLA-AM. Men’s Basketball The University of South Florida men's basketball games can be heard on their flagship, WHNZ 1250 AM, across the Tampa area. The veteran announcing tandem of Jim Lighthall (play-by-play) who returns for his 11th season and Todd Kalas (color analyst) make the calls. Bull Sessions "USF Bull Session with Jim Leavitt" and "USF Bull Session with Stan Heath" are 60 minute call-in shows during the season where USF fans can ask questions of the head football and men's basketball coaches. WHNZ 1250 AM serves as the home of the coaches' call-in shows. These shows include a call-in format for fan questions, coaching segments and scouting reports.
FOOTBALL RADIO AFFILIATES TampaWFLA-AM970 TampaWHNZ-AM1250 TampaWQBN-AM1300 DeFuniak SpringsWZEP-AM1460 Fort LauderdaleWFLL-AM1400 Fort MeyersWNPL-AM1460 Fort MeyersWPTK-AM1200 LakelandWLKF-AM1430 OrlandoWORL-AM660 Port Saint LucieWPSL-AM1590 SarasotaWSRQ-AM1220 StuartWSTU-AM1450
FOOTBALL RAYMOND JAMES STADIUM Home to the USF football team. Average attendance is 53,170. Video Board Opportunities Features Replays Sideline Signage Premium - One (1) 7' x 38' sideline sign East Zone/West Sideline - One (1) 7' x 19' field level sign Electronic Ribbon Board Scrolling electronic message displayed on fascia ribbon boards Coaches’ Headsets Corporate logo on each headset of the USF coaching staff Bull Zone Five Hour pre-game hospitality area that allows sponsors to interact with USF patrons
FOOTBALL Game Entitlement Title of one home football game, including: Advance radio / TV publicity Live game-day radio mentions Six (6) box suite invitations (including tickets and food / beverage) Twenty (20) game tickets Public address / video board promotion Temporary game-day signage - welcome banners Opportunity for product promotion Program cover logo recognition Website recognition the week of the game Game Day Promotion/Vehicle Display Opportunity for product display, sampling or couponing in and around Raymond James Stadium at one home game, as mutually agreed upon Opportunity to conduct in-stadium promotion or contest Corporate Hospitality Private location for a pre-game party, including: Catered meal Game tickets Electronic ribbon board recognition RAYMOND JAMES STADIUM Home to the USF football team. Average attendance is 53,170.
BASKETBALL USF SUN DOME Home to the USF basketball teams; average men's attendance is 5,123. There are approximately 14 men's home games each year. Scorer’s Table Rotational Signage Sponsor logo on approximately 40' of courtside rotational signage at the scorer's table Baseline Signage Sponsor logo on a 2.5' x 10' baseline static sign Team Bench Banner One (1) 2' x 25' banner located behind the team bench Chairbacks & Kickplates Sponsor logo on all chair backs or kickplates in the Sun Dome Goal Pads Sponsor logo on the pole or base of both goal pads Pole logo is approx. 3' x 1' and base logo is approximately 3' x 4‘ Temporary Floor Signage Sponsor logo on floor during all basketball events in view of nationally television audience
BASKETBALL Video Board Feature Fan interactive graphics or informational graphics during game, i.e. Kick for Cash, Coach’s minute Video Board Replays Instant replays sponsorship per game on the video board Video Board Spirit Bumpers Crowd enticing video graphics during live play, i.e. Wow, great shot, get loud Pro Ad LED Boards Exclusive logo presence on Pro Ad LED boards for allocated time per game, full 4’ x 60’ Pro Ads during pre-game and half-time and exclusive logo on Pro Ads scoreboard (8) 4’ x 13’ Pro Ads Sixty seconds on full 4’ x 60’ Pro Ads pre-game Sixty seconds on full 4’ x 60’ Pro Ads half-time One hundred eighty seconds on eight 4’ x 13’ corners of Pro Ads Scoreboard USF SUN DOME Home to the USF basketball teams; average men's attendance is 5,123. There are approximately 14 men's home games each year.
USF SUN DOME The USF Sun Dome has an average of over 100 events through out the year and 300,000 attendees. Events include concerts, graduations, mixed martial arts, sports camps, job fairs/career expos, etc. Sun Dome Naming Rights An all-encompassing naming rights marketing package is available to put your company and your brand out in front of the consumers and businesses of the Tampa Bay region and the nation Concourse Sponsorship Branding of entire entry concourse – signage, murals, floor decals, wraps, interactive displays, etc. The Patio at entry 2 Branding opportunities available, display or kiosk set up available, etc. Interior Signage Static Scoreboard Signage - permanent back lit panels visible for all events held in the arena Static Lower Arena Signage –permanent back lit panels Video Screens Four (4) 12’ x 16’ video screens in the four corners of the arena Electronic Signage Four (4) 4’6” x 60’ LED ribbons above the video screens in four corners of the arena
USF SUN DOME MARQUEE Permanent Signage 4’ x 8’ static backlit panel, two (2) facing west-bound traffic and two (2) facing east-bound traffic LED Video Screens Your logo and message will appear on the electronic video boards at least 400 times a day and possibly up to 1,400 times per day Video screen runs in full color, 24 hours per day 7 days per week USF SUN DOME MARQUEE LED marquee located on Fowler Avenue, the 4th busiest street in Tampa with 62,000 cars passing by daily.
BASEBALL RED MCEWEN FIELD Home to the USF baseball team. There are approximately 30-35 home baseball games each year. Main Scoreboard Signage Static Matrix Board Outfield Wall Sign One (1) 8’ x 10’ sign on the outfield wall Game Entitlement Title of one home baseball game, including: Game ball presentation Multiple PA and matrix board recognitions Live game-day radio mentions Twenty-Five (25) game tickets Opportunity for premium item giveaway, tabling and/or sampling Opportunity for banner displays Internet recognition week of game as a presenting sponsor Game-Day Promotion Opportunity for product display, sampling, contest or couponing in and around Red McEwen Field
OLYMPIC SPORTS Softball There are over 50 events held each Spring at the USF Softball Complex Outfield Fence Sign One (1) 8’ x 6’ sign on the outfield fence Soccer There are over 20 events held each Fall at the USF Soccer Stadium Sideline Sign One (1) 3’ x 10 sign on the sideline and/or end lines of the USF Soccer Stadium Women's softball, women's soccer and men's soccer opportunities
PRINT Print packages are available in various size and color options and may include season tickets and parking passes Game Programs Football - Bull Rush Basketball - Bull Shots Schedule Cards Football Men’s Basketball Women’s Basketball Baseball Softball Men's and Women's Tennis Other Print Opportunities Schedule Posters Schedule Magnets Ticketbacks Ticket Brochures Direct Mail Opportunities Will Call Envelopes
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