All home volleyball, men’s basketball, and women’s basketball games will have live video webstreams available online through the Yotes UpperSports channel at http://www.uppersports.com/broadcast_iframe/4415. All Cascade Conference volleyball and basketball games on the road also will have a live video feed – head to the opponents’ website for the link to their webstream.
Along with the live video, live real-time in-game stats of all home volleyball, basketball, baseball, and softball games are available - with links available on their respective home pages.
Voice of the Coyotes - Mike Safford Jr.
Mike Safford Jr. is in his 11th year as sports information director for The C of I athletic department. Along with his media relations duties, Safford doubles as the associate athletic director, and serves as the “Voice of the Coyotes” for all Coyote athletic events.
Safford came to the C of I after three years as sports information director at The Evergreen State College. Safford has also broadcasted Evergreen basketball, Pacific Lutheran University basketball, baseball, and softball, University of Puget Sound football, along with high school sports for seven years in the Puget Sound. He is also the play-by-play broadcaster for the Boise Hawks, the Northwest League affiliate of the Chicago Cubs, handling the duties from 2003-05 and again since 2008, while calling all C of I basketball and baseball games on radio from 2001-11, and continues to handle all play-by-play for the Coyotes during on-line broadcasts.
An active member of the College Sports Information Directors of America, Safford helped The C of I sports information office win a pair of “Best in the Nation” awards in the NAIA-SIDA Publications Contest in 2002 and has placed 24 times within the contests' Top-10. He was also named the Cascade Conference SID-of-the-Year in both 2003 and 2008.
A native of Puyallup, Wash., Safford received his bachelor’s degree in print and broadcast journalism at Pacific Lutheran University in 1998. He and wife Liza live in Caldwell with their four-year-old son, Parker.