Play4Kay, in its 11th year on ESPN networks, will feature ten top-ranked teams on Sunday, Feb. 19, and Monday, Feb. 20, on ESPN2 and ESPNU.
Women’s College Basketball: Top-ranked UConn faces USF on Big Monday; Sunday Slate Features Eight Ranked Teams Across ESPN2, ESPNU, SEC Network and ACC Network Extra
Top-ranked UConn will face AAC opponent USF on February 27 (7 p.m. ET,...
Featured Media Kits
-NBA Saturday Primetime on ABC Features Cavaliers-Bulls;
The Jump Trade Deadline Special on February 23 at 2 p.m.
-Men’s College Basketball: Four Hall of Fame Coaches Square off Wednesday Night in Sonic Blockbuster Doubleheader
-Women’s College Basketball: Top-ranked UConn faces USF on Big Monday; Sunday Slate Features Eight Ranked Teams across ESPN2, ESPNU, SEC Network and ACC Network Extra
-World of X Games: Real Ski
-ESPN to Exclusively Televise NBA All-Star Celebrity Game on Friday; 90-Minute Specials of The Jump Live in New Orleans Thursday and Friday; ESPN NFL’s Adam Schefter Debuts as NBA Reporter for Wednesday’s Knicks-Thunder Game
-Men’s College Basketball: Annual NBA-College Hoops Crossover, 100th Episode of College GameDay Highlight Weekly Schedule
– First Take On the Road at the NBA All-Star Game
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SportsCenter on the Road powered by Ford will begin its Spring Training bus tour, providing on-site updates from around the league and interviews with key players, this Saturday, Feb. 18, from the Chicago Cubs camp in Mesa, AZ. SportsCenter anchor Jay Crawford will be hosting the coverage throughout the day Saturday with Sunday Night Baseball analysts Aaron Boone and Jessica Mendoza and reporters Tim Kurkjian and Pedro Gomez. Coverage from the Cubs’ camp continues Sunday, anchored by Matt Barrie. Sunday coverage will include Barrie speaking with the Cubs’ owner Tom Ricketts, Mendoza with manager Joe Maddon and Crawford with president of baseball operations Theo Epstein.
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ESPN is joining forces with leading online ticket marketplace Vivid Seats to provide fans access to Vivid Seats’ ticket services.
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ESPN announced the re-signing of veteran play-by-play commentator Mark Jones in a multi-year agreement. Jones, a 27-year veteran of ESPN, became the voice of the popular NBA Sunday Showcase series on ABC this season.
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Today marks the complete nationwide rollout of the ESPN App on AT&T DIRECTV set top boxes, allowing customers to seamlessly switch between all ESPN live and on-demand video to their TVs through a hybrid interface. It is the first time ESPN has made this app-like service combining both linear and streaming content available on set top boxes. The first phase of the launch was announced in Decem
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For the 17th consecutive year, operators named ESPN the no. 1 network with the most average perceived value among all networks measured in Beta Research Corp’s annual Cable Operator Evaluation Study. ESPN was also ranked the no. 1 most important network in their cable systems for the 13th straight year – and 16 of the past 17 years – with 97 percent of operators describing the network as “very important” for subscriber retention and acquisition.
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The second week of the college lacrosse is underway, with Georgetown facing No. 4 Notre Dame at The Star in Frisco, Texas, Saturday, Feb. 18 (2 p.m. ET, ESPNU). A women’s game between No. 18 Stanford and No. 8 Duke will follow at 5 p.m. on ESPN3 from The Star. A former standout at Georgetown, Sheehan Stanwick-Burch will serve as an analyst and reporter, joining Quint Kessenich and Paul Carcaterra for both games.
UConn’s 100th-Consecutive Win is Highest-Rated College Basketball Game on ESPN2 This Season; Highest Women’s College Basketball Regular-Season Overnight Since 2010Posted by Anna Negron on
Top ranked UConn’s 66-55 milestone 100th-consecutive victory over No. 6 South Carolina on Monday, Feb. 13 (9 p.m. ET, ESPN2), delivered a 0.9 overnight rating, marking the highest-rated college basketball game on ESPN2 this season among men’s and women’s telecasts, and the highest-rated women’s college basketball regular-season game since 2010.