NBC, USGA extend deal

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NBC and the United States Golf Association have extended their current
contract through 2008.

The network -- which has telecast USGA championships since 1995 -- has also
expanded its annual coverage of USGA events, including a 90-minute broadcast of
either the U.S. Junior Amateur Championship or U.S. Girls' Junior Championship
each year starting in 2003.

NBC has also committed to expand its preview and post-tournament coverage of
the U.S. Open.

No figures on the deal were released.

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