Two years into his young broadcasting career, former college basketball player Billy Packer became the voice of the March Madness and the Final Four in 1974 for CBS. Packer's voice became synonymous with the NCAA's crown jewel for the next 35 years.
If you are a sports fan, television now is like radio was in the 1950's and 1960's. It's your #1 source for listening to games and because of its medium, watching games. And like the 50's and 60's, we are in a golden era of play-by-play sportscasters. Here are my Top 5 television play-by-play sports broadcasters right now: