A native of Philadelphia, Bill became the radio play-by-play voice of the San Antonio Spurs in the 2001–2002 season . Prior to this, he was the broadcast voice for University of Texas football, basketball and baseball for 12 years. Along with his championship calls, he has broadcast games from Lambeau Field, Yankee Stadium and the Rose Bowl. Bill dabbles - his word - as a singer/songwriter and has released two CD's of original music.