Jim Nantz – CBS Sportcaster

Published Date   04th Apr. 2019, 13:07 pm
Jim Nantz – CBS Sportcaster
Quick Info
Birth Name: James William Nantz III
Birth Place: Charlotte, North Carlonia
Birth Sign: Tauraus
Father: Jim Nantz Jr
Mother: Nancy Hockaday
Spouse: Courtney Richards
Height: 5 feet 3 inches
Weight: 165 lbs
Ethnicity: White
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Brown
Date of Birth: 17/05/1959
Age: 63 years old
Nationality: American
Net Worth: $15 million
College: University of Houston
Children: Caroline Nantz, Jameson Nantz and Finley Cathleen Nantz

Jim Nantz is an American television personality. Born on May 17, 1959, at Charlotte, North Carlonia, Jim Nantz is the sportscaster who has worked on the telecasts of National Football League and National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I men’s basketball for CBS Sports. Jim Nantz’s net worth is $15 million.

Jim Nantz has been married twice in his life. He was previously married to his ex-wife, Ann Lorraine Carlsen Nantz in 1983 before divorcing in 2009. The ex-couple also has a daughter, Caroline Nantz. Nantz is currently married to his present wife Courtney Richards, and the couple is blessed with two children, Jameson Nantz, and Finley Cathleen Nantz.

Early Life and Educational background

Born as  James William NantzIII but popularly known as Jim Nantz is the son of Doris Nantz and Jim Nantz Jr. He also has a sister named Nancy Hockaday.

Jim Nantz early life

Jim Nantz got his college education from the University of Houston in Texas. Image Source: Pinterest

Moving towards his educational background, Nantz received his high school education at the Marlboro High School and later majored in broadcasting from the University of Houston in Texas.

Net Worth and Earnings

The talented  Jim Nantz’s net worth is $15 million. According to Fox News, Nantz earns around $7 million from his sportscasting career. Similarly, he receives an annual salary of $3.9 million from CBS and further earns an additional $4 million as a deferred compensation from the deal from the Titleist, a golf company.

Furthermore, Nantz also has a lavish house in Pebble Beach, Florida. The value of the property is not known. But it is assumed that it is worth several million dollars.

Personal Life, Wife, and Children

Moving towards his own life, Jim Nantz has been married on two separate occasions. He married his first wife, Ann Lorraine Carlsen Nantz in 1983. The couple got divorced in 2009 after 26 years of marital relationship. The pair used to live at Westport, Connecticut and also has a daughter, Caroline Nantz.

The Fox News reported that during Nantz’s divorce trial, he blamed his wife’s excessive spending behavior as one of the primary reasons for the divorce. Ann Nantz used to spend $1 million at the high-end clothing and jewelry stores.

Jim Nantz after their divorce was settled in 2009 was ordered to pay $1 million annually. He was required to pay $72,000 per month until he died or his ex-wife remarried. Also, he has to pay $1000 per week for child support. Interestingly, Jim Nantz is required to keep his ex-wife, Ann-Lorraine Carlsen as a beneficiary of $3 million life insurance policy for as long he is alive, and she remarries.

The family of Nantz

Jim  Nantz is living a happy life with his family in Pebble Beach Florida. Image Source: Nxtbook Media

After his divorce settlement, Nantz married his second and current wife, Courtney Richards on 9 June 2012. The blessed occasion took place at Pebble Beach, California. In due course of time, the pair became the parents of two children, daughter, Finley Cathleen Nantz born on 2014 and son, Jameson Nantz born on 2016. The lovely couple is currently enjoying a happily married life along with their children with no rumors of separation and divorce.

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