Steamboat’s Verne Lundquist to appear on CBS Morning Show |

Steamboat’s Verne Lundquist to appear on CBS Morning Show

Verne and Nancy Lundquist pictured in 2012.

— Veteran sportscaster Verne Lundquist, who calls Steamboat Springs home, will be profiled Sunday morning on CBS This Morning.

Lundquist and his wife, Nancy, will be profiled during a segment to be aired between 8 and 9:30 a.m.

The profile will feature highlights from Lundquist’s prolific career and showcase the couple’s love for Steamboat, including an overview of their work with Strings Music Festival.

CBS has been filming Lundquist this winter in Steamboat. In February, he was filmed visiting with people at the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club Winter Carnival.

Lundquist, who grew up in Texas, was recognized in November of last year with the Ronald Reagan Media Award by the United States Sports Academy during his last season calling football games for the SEC.

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