Texas Tech & Ole Miss to Play Opening Weekend in the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff at NRG Stadium in 2018
ESPN to Televise BYU Football through 2019 Season
The national champion Clemson Tigers will be honored by President Donald Trump on Monday, June 12, at the White House and SportsCenter will break into regular programming to air the ceremony live at 3 p.m. ET.
Longhorn Network, the 24-hour network devoted to the University of Texas, will televise two Texas football home games this season.
Desmond Howard Agrees to Multiyear Deal to Remain at ESPN
Former AP College Football Coach of the Year to Have Significant Presence During Football Season ESPN has signed former head coach Chip Kelly to a multiyear deal as a studio analyst. The former Associated Press College Football Coach of the Year will have a significant presence on ESPN programming during the football season, predominantly working … Read More
ESPN Opens the College Football Season with the Sport’s Best Schedule
The newly created Frisco Bowl will be played from its new Frisco, Texas, home beginning in December 2017. The bowl game, formerly the Miami Beach Bowl, is now owned and operated by ESPN Events, a division of ESPN, and is affiliated with the American Athletic Conference.
SEC Network rising star Laura Rutledge has been tabbed as the new host of the national network’s traveling pre-game show SEC Nation, featuring Tim Tebow, Marcus Spears and Paul Finebaum. Rutledge was a reporter on SEC Nation last season and hosted the network’s studio show SEC Now year-round. She will replace the show’s previous host … Read More
ESPN has filled a key position for the upcoming college football season. Maria Taylor, current ESPN and SEC Network host, reporter and analyst, will join the crews of College GameDay Built by The Home Depot and ABC Saturday Night Football. Taylor will take on the reporter role vacated by Samantha Ponder who was recently named … Read More