Advanced Media Partners, L.L.C.
96.5 ESPN


96.5 ESPN Radio is Peoria’s only all-sports station!

The ESPN brand is synonymous with sports on a number of platforms, including the national radio feed that features the award-winning duo of Mike and Mike in the Morning and Jim Mattson afternoons, and Peoria SportsCenter updates every hour. ESPN Radio is the credible, go-to source and authority for sports in Central Illinois.

Audience and Signal

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Peoria, East Peoria, Pekin

Creve Coeur, Bartonville, Metamora,

Morton, Washington, Farmington


6,000 Watts ERP


ESPN Age Breakdown

ESPN Gender Breakdown

Advertising on 96.5 ESPN

Reach “fans” of all demographics (focusing on men ages 35-44) and earn a qualitative listenership.

Attract listeners that are highly educated (47% have a bachelor’s degree or higher), affluent consumers.

Have the opportunity to reach unique audiences through cross-platform initiatives.

Gain a mass audience of sports listeners because of all sports listeners, 55% listen to an ESPN affiliate!

Build a relationship with listeners due to the amount of time fans spend with ESPN Radio (1:19; men 12-64; weekly).

Online Presence


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