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Shifts into National Sports Correspondent Role
Operations Manager Neil Nelkin has watched Kugler evolve into one of the most recognized sports figures in the country and one of the leading sportscasters to come out of Nebraska in the past decade. During his career, Kugler has been named Nebraska Sportscaster of the Year an unprecedented eight times. Kevin now gets a chance to cut his teeth as a play-by-play host for the Big Ten and still stay on The ZONE. It has been a joy and a privilege to watch Kevin as he evolved into a national sports correspondent, said Nelkin.
About his new career venture, Kugler said its the best of both worlds for him. This opportunity affords me the chance to remain on The ZONE and stay in Omaha. Although this is a new chapter for my career, I am still staying on my home at 1620 The ZONE but I will have even more insight to offer as a result of the various exclusive interviews and event coverage I will be able to do on BTN, explained Kugler.
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