Chris Lewis

Location: Boise, Idaho

E-mail: clewis4444@gmail.com

Phone: 856-701-4906

Agency: CSE Talent

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Work Experience
 

CBS Sports Network, Viacom CBS

Play-by-Play Announcer — December 2020 to present

 

● Play-by-Play for college basketball games on CBS Sports Network

● College football Play-by-Play for select games

NBC Olympics, NBC Universal

Play-by-Play Announcer — June 2021 to Present

 

● Play-by-Play for NBC Sports Olympic Coverage of Table Tennis

● Broadcast the 2020 Tokyo Games remotely from Stamford, CT

Bronco Sports Properties, Boise State/Learfield Sports

Radio Broadcaster — October 2013 to present

 

● Play-by-Play of every Boise State Women’s Basketball game

● Fill-in Broadcaster for Boise State Football & Men’s Basketball

● Host of Boise State Athletics “Off The Blue” Podcast

 

Mountain West Network, Boise State

Play-by-Play Announcer — September 2014 to present

 

● Video Play-by-Play Announcer for Boise State Olympic Sports

● Radio Announcer for Basketball in the Mountain West Tournament

● Host of "Boise State Women's Basketball Preview Show"

 

Cumulus Radio, KTIK Boise (93.1 FM)

Sports Talk Radio Host — September 2014 to May 2020

 

● Host of "Idaho Sports Talk" Weekdays from 1-3pm

● Play-by-Play and Coaches Show Host for High School Football

● Host of "Bronco Gamenight" - Boise State Football Postgame Show

 

Idaho Falls Chukars, Kansas City Royals Rookie Affiliate

Director of Broadcast/Media Relations — 2013-2014

 

● Provide Play-by-Play Broadcast of every game

● Put together media game notes, stat packs, recaps, and press releases

● Assist media to provide maximum coverage, and manage social media

Freelance Play-by-Play

Various Assignments — 2012 to Present

 

● Play-by-Play for Basque Soccer Friendly (Athletic Bilbao-Club Tijuana)

● Sidelines for Sports USA Media and Gameday Radio College Football

● Lead announcer for US Youth Soccer Regionals with Tourbeau Sports

● Play-by-Play of Idaho HS State Championships for NFHS Network  

● Play-by-Play and Reporter for Global Basketball Summer League

● Play-by-Play for the Camden Riversharks of the Atlantic League

 

ESPNU Campus Connection

Syracuse Bureau Chief— June 2012 to June 2013

 

● In charge of providing Syracuse University student content to ESPNU

● Serve as a liaison between Syracuse student media and ESPNU

 

WAER Radio (88.3 FM)

On-Air Talent, Producer, Personnel Director — October 2010 to May 2013

 

● Play-by-Play of Syracuse University Football, Basketball, and Lacrosse

● Studio Host, Feature Reporter, and Sports Update Anchor

 

Awards

NSMA Nominated for 2017 Idaho Sportscaster of the Year

 

Idaho State Broadcasters Association Best Sports Talk Show

STAA All-American (2012, 2013) Rated 5th best College Broadcaster by Sportscasters Talent Agency of America

 

Syracuse Press Club                 Host of Best Professional Radio Sports Show (2013)

References

Jim Jackson - Philadelphia Phillies and Flyers Announcer

 

Bob Behler - Boise State Play- by-Play Announcer 

 

Paul Jolovitz - 94.1 WIP Sports Talk Host 

 

Dave Sims - Seattle Mariners and FS1 Play-by-Play Announcer        

Memberships

NABJ - National Association of Black Journalists

NSMA - National Sports Media Association

Education

Syracuse University

 

Bachelor of Science - 2013 Whitman School of Management

2010 - present

2010 - present