- Fourth Season of Weekly College Basketball Show
- Head Coaches, Players and Guests Each Week
The fourth season of ESPNU’s weekly Katz Korner men’s college basketball show will make its season debut Thursday, Jan. 21 and continue through the remainder of the college basketball season. The program — hosted by veteran ESPN basketball reporter Andy Katz — will provide an all-encompassing look at the college basketball landscape and will, typically, air on Thursdays at 1 p.m. and continue throughout the afternoon on ESPNU. Today’s season debut will air at 3 p.m. and next week’s episode (Jan. 28) will air at 4:30 p.m.
Each week, Katz will be joined by coaches, players and special guests. Highlighting this season’s debut episode are interviews with head coaches Mark Turgeon (Maryland), Jay Wright (Villanova) and Andy Enfield (USC). NCAA Selection Committee Chair Joe Castiglione will also join the show.
Other weekly elements:
Journey to the Tourney: Bracketologist Joe Lunardi elaborates on his NCAA Championship projections and provides a report on mid-major programs
Wooden Award: An update on the top players around the nation who are vying for the College Basketball Player of the Year award
About Andy Katz
Katz joined ESPN.com in 1999 as the national college basketball writer. While still contributing regularly for ESPN.com, his role on-air has continued to grow, which now includes hosting Emmy and Murrow-award winning Outside the Lines series when Bob Ley is unavailable. Additionally, he co-hosts two podcasts, ESPNU College Basketball with Seth Greenberg andCapital Games with ABC News’ Rick Klein.
Media contact: Derek Volner at 860-384-9986; Derek.Volner@ESPN.com and @DerekVolner