Thursday, February 18 at 8 p.m. on Connecticut Public Television (CPTV); Encore broadcasts on Friday, February 19 at 11 p.m. and Saturday, February 20 at noon.
Connecticut Public Television (CPTV) will be airing a live edition of The Geno Auriemma Show called Geno Live! on Thursday, February 18 at 8 p.m. (with encore broadcasts on Friday, February 19 at 11 p.m. and Saturday February 20 at 12 noon) from the Hartford Club in downtown Hartford.
This live event will be hosted by UConn sports color commentator Meghan Culmo in front of an audience, who will be able to ask questions of Hall of Fame UConn Women’s Basketball Head Coach Geno Auriemma, Associate Head Coach Chris Dailey and Assistant Coaches Shea Ralph and Marisa Moseley. Viewers will get an inside look at the pulse of the team as they near the end of the regular season and transition into Big East and NCAA Tournament play.
“Geno is known for his intriguing and often hilarious remarks regarding the team,” explained Harriet Unger, Executive Producer of UConn Women’s Basketball on CPTV. “This live broadcast should be a free-wheeling, highly entertaining hour of Geno’s wit and wisdom at its best. UConn fans are going to love it!”
Geno Live! is presented by JH Cohn, LLP of Glastonbury, Connecticut.
CPTV is a media service of the Connecticut Public Broadcasting Network. It is a locally and nationally recognized producer and presenter of quality public television programming, including UConn Women’s Basketball, original documentaries and educational programming. CPTV has built a reputation as a leader in children’s programming, including playing an historic role in bringing Barney & Friends™, Bob the Builder™ and Thomas & Friends™ to public television. The station offers 11 hours of positive, nurturing children’s programs each weekday, reaching 50,000 to 70,000 households daily. The Connecticut Public Broadcasting Network (CBPN) also includes WNPR. WNPR is an affiliate of National Public Radio, Public Radio International and American Public Media. WNPR serves over 200,000 listeners weekly in Connecticut, New York and Rhode Island with news and information. Its award winning local programming includes The Faith Middleton Show and Where We Live hosted by John Dankosky. Overall the network brings a broad spectrum of public affairs, entertainment, sports and educational programming to viewers, listeners and readers. For more information, visit www.cpbn.org.