Basketball and Beyond with Coach K named best sports radio program
NEW YORK — Basketball and Beyond with Coach K, the weekly SiriusXM radio show hosted by Duke Men’s Basketball Coach Mike Krzyzewski, won the Cynopsis Sports Media Award 2021 for best radio program.
Presented each year, the Cynopsis Sports Media Awards were presented Wednesday during a virtual ceremony to honor the best programs, campaigns and personalities in the world of sport.
The long-running Basketball and Beyond with Coach K, which just completed its 16th season, beat a stack of finalists that included the Dan Patrick Show, The Herd with Colin Cowherd, Tiki & Tierney and Forward Progress.
Basketball and Beyond features Coach K and co-host Dave Sims interviewing successful people from many different backgrounds. Recent guests included Dr. Anthony Fauci, Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid; LSU head football coach Ed Orgeron; Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow; Washington Nationals manager Dave Martinez; NASCAR champion Kyle Busch; and many more.
Throughout the college basketball season, a new edition of Basketball and Beyond airs every Thursday at 6 p.m. ET on ESPNU Radio (Ch. 84) and SiriusXM ACC Radio (Ch. 371).