Tim Becwar


EXPERIENCE:

January 2014-Present

ESPN3/Big West Conference
TV/Online Play-By-Play Commentator. Live TV/online broadcasts and webcasts of Big West Conference men’s and women’s basketball games. Hosting broadcasts, and writing scripts for pre-game, halftime, and post-game shows.

November 2013-Present

Learfield Sports
Fill-In Play-By-Play Commentator. Live radio broadcasts and webcasts of Colorado State University, Boise State University, Montana State University, and South Dakota State University men’s basketball away games. Hosting broadcasts, coordinating airtime agendas, and writing scripts for pre-game, halftime, and post-game shows. Handling on-site production and technical engineering duties.

February 2012-Present

University of California, Irvine Baseball, Irvine, CA
Play-By-Play Commentator. Live radio broadcasts and webcasts of UC Irvine Anteater home and away games. Hosting broadcasts, coordinating airtime agendas, and writing scripts for pre-game, halftime, and post-game shows. Handling on-site production and technical engineering duties.

August 2014-Present

KX 93.5 High School Football Game of the Week, Laguna Beach, CA
Play-By-Play Commentator. Live radio broadcasts and webcasts of Laguna Beach High School home and away games. Hosting broadcasts, coordinating airtime agendas, and writing scripts for pre-game, halftime, and post-game shows. Handling on-site production and technical engineering duties.

August 2013-November 2013

Orange Lutheran High School Football, Orange Lutheran Network, Trinity League, Orange County, CA
Play-By-Play and Color Commentator. Live radio broadcasts and webcasts of Orange Lutheran High School home games. Hosting broadcasts, coordinating airtime agendas, and writing scripts for pre-game, halftime, and post-game shows. Handling on-site production and technical engineering duties.

November 2006-April 2009

Anaheim Arsenal – NBA Development League, Anaheim, CA
Play-By-Play Commentator. Live radio broadcasts and webcasts of Anaheim Arsenal home games. Hosting broadcasts, coordinating airtime agendas, and writing scripts for pre-game, halftime, and post-game shows. Handling on-site production and technical engineering duties.

June 2005-May 2006

Florida Flame – NBA Development League, Fort Myers, FL
Play-By-Play Commentator. Live radio broadcasts of Florida Flame home and road games. Hosting broadcasts, coordinating airtime agendas, and writing scripts for pre-game, halftime, and post-game shows. Handling on-site production and technical engineering duties. Media Relations Manager. Served as club’s media relations contact at home and on the road. Managed team statistics and website. Wrote press releases, game notes, and game program articles. Coordinated and hosted team press conferences. Contract Sales Agent. Print, broadcast, ticket, and signage sales; including corporate sponsorships and game promotions.

November 2002-May 2005

Columbus Riverdragons – NBA Development League, Columbus, GA
Play-By-Play Commentator. Live radio broadcasts of Columbus Riverdragons home and road games. Hosting broadcasts, coordinating airtime agendas, and writing scripts for pre-game, halftime, and post-game shows. Handling on-site production and technical engineering duties. Media Relations Manager. Served as club’s media relations contact at home and on the road. Managed team statistics and website. Wrote press releases, game notes, and game program articles. Coordinated and hosted team press conferences. Contract Sales Agent. Print, broadcast, ticket, and signage sales; including corporate sponsorships and game promotions.

April 2004- August 2004

Columbus Wardogs – Arena Football League 2, Columbus, GA
Play-By-Play Commentator/Weekly Talk Show Host. Live TV and radio simulcasts/broadcasts of Columbus Wardogs home and road games. Hosting game and weekly radio talk show broadcasts, coordinating airtime agendas, and writing scripts for pre-game, halftime, and post-game shows. Handling on-site production and technical engineering duties.

November 2003-April 2006

NBA TV – “D-League Game of the Week” and “This Week in the D-League”
Play-By-Play Commentator. Television simulcasts of selected Florida Flame and Columbus Riverdragons home and road games. Hosting broadcasts, coordinating air time agendas, and writing scripts for pre-game, halftime, and post-game shows. Highlight clips from game broadcasts appeared on “This Week in the D-League” broadcasts. Post-Game Interviewer/Reporter. Provided post-game, on-camera interviews with players and coaches for game broadcasts and “This Week in the D-League” broadcasts.

May 2001-September 2002

Provo Angels – Pioneer League, Provo, UT
Short-Season “A” affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
Play-By-Play Commentator. Live radio broadcasts of Provo Angels home and road games. Hosting broadcasts, coordinating airtime agendas, and writing scripts for pre-game and post-game shows. Handling on-site production and technical engineering duties. Media Relations Manager. Served as club’s media relations contact at home and on the road. Managed team statistics and website. Wrote press releases, game notes, and game program articles.

November 1998-October 1999

San Jose State University – Spartan Network/Host-USA, San Jose, CA
Play-By-Play/Analyst/Sideline Reporter. Live radio broadcasts of San Jose State men’s basketball and football broadcasts on the Spartan Radio Network. Sideline reporting duties for San Jose State football broadcasts. Contract Sales Agent for Spartan Network and Host-USA. Print, broadcast, ticket, and signage sales for San Jose State athletic department; including corporate sponsorships for San Jose State football and basketball teams.

October 1999-April 2001

Trenton Stars – International Basketball League, Trenton, NJ
Play-By-Play Commentator. Live radio broadcasts of Trenton Stars home and road broadcasts. Hosting broadcasts, coordinating air time agendas, and writing scripts for pre-game, halftime, and post-game shows. Handling on-site production and engineering duties.

May 1998-September 1998

Abilene Prairie Dogs Baseball – Texas-Louisiana League, Abilene, TX
Play-By-Play Commentator. Live radio broadcasts of Abilene Prairie Dogs home and road broadcasts. Hosting broadcasts, coordinating air time agendas, and writing scripts for pre-game and post-game shows. Handling on-site production and engineering duties.

October 1997-December 1998

San Jose Lasers – American Basketball League, San Jose, CA
Play-By-Play Commentator. Live radio broadcasts of San Jose Lasers home and road broadcasts. Hosting broadcasts, coordinating air time agendas, and writing scripts for pre-game, halftime, and post-game shows. Handling on-site production and engineering duties.

EDUCATION:

September 1993-June 1997

Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA
Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications

September 1989-June 1993

Loyola High School, Los Angeles, CA

REFERENCES:

Robert Buan
Broadcasting Manager/Radio Post-Game Show Host, Oakland Athletics Baseball Co., Major League Baseball

Mike Villamor
Information Director, Big West Conference, Irvine, CA

Jeff Malone
Head Coach, Florida Flame/Columbus Riverdragons, NBA Development League, Fort Myers, FL/Columbus, GA
Head Coach, Trenton Stars, International Basketball League, Trenton, NJ

Barry McMullin
Senior Vice President, Professional Bull Riders Inc.
Former Team President, Columbus Riverdragons, NBA Development League

Harry Weltman
Former President/General Manager, Trenton Stars, International Basketball League, Trenton, NJ
Former General Manager, Cleveland Cavaliers and New Jersey Nets.