Campus Insiders (www.CampusInsiders.com), the leading digital destination for college sports fans, today announced that Kristen Keith has been named the first correspondent for the Big 12 Digital Network powered by Campus Insiders.
The Big 12 Digital Network powered by Campus Insiders will showcase the competitions, coaches and student-athletes in every Big 12-sponsored sport. Keith will become one of the signature talents for the network and will be working out of the conference office to provide coverage of Big 12 member schools and happenings on campus throughout the year, along with each of the 23 conference championship sports.
“Kristen is a talented journalist with a strong college sports background, both as an athlete and as a broadcast host and reporter,” said Crowley Sullivan, Executive Vice President and General Manager, Campus Insiders. “We’re excited to have her on-board to help launch the Big 12 Digital Network powered by Campus Insiders.”
Keith, a Dallas-area native, was a two-sport athlete in diving and track & field at the University of Arkansas and also spent undergraduate time at the University of Oklahoma. She has had a varied broadcast background covering a wide range of college sports, including stints at ESPNU, Fox Sports Network, Cox Sports, and KHBS-KHOG TV.
“I am looking forward to providing Big 12 fans the inside stories and features of the conference’s teams and student-athletes that have previously been untold,” said Keith.
Campus Insiders content features more than 1,700 live games and daily video on demand segments, Besides CampusInsiders.com, Campus Insiders video content is available on USA TODAY Sports Digital Properties, YouTube, Synacor’s cable, satellite and telecom customer portals, Dailymotion, MobiTV, OVGuide, Roku and hundreds of college sports related blogs.
In addition to the Big 12, Campus Insiders also has partnerships with the Mountain West, Atlantic 10, and West Coast Conferences and the Patriot League.
About Campus Insiders
Based in Chicago, Campus Insiders is a partnership between IMG College, America's leading collegiate marketing agency, and Silver Chalice Ventures. Campus Insiders serves college sports fans by creating timely, relevant, and behind the scenes content, programming, products and destinations, and live events that go beyond the standard and give fans a unique, inside perspective, all delivered through the strength of a smart technology experience.
About the Big 12 Conference
The Big 12 Conference is comprised of 10 Universities - Baylor, Iowa State, Kansas, Kansas State, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, TCU, Texas, Texas Tech and West Virginia. The Big 12 is an NCAA Division I intercollegiate athletics conference that encompasses five states with over 37 million people within its geographic footprint. During its 17-year history, the Conference has produced 566 Academic All-America selections, and claimed national championship team titles in 16 of its 23 sponsored sports. Its student-athletes and teams have combined for 537 individual NCAA titles and 52 team national championships. More than 4,200 student-athletes from across the United States and around the World compete annually under the Big 12 banner.