Adam Amin is a play-by-play commentator for ESPN, working a variety of sports including college football and basketball, as well as NCAA championship coverage of volleyball, women’s basketball, wrestling, baseball and softball. The versatile Amin also provides play-by-play on Major League Baseball, college football and college basketball broadcasts for ESPN Radio. He joined ESPN in 2011 at age 24, immediately becoming one of the network’s youngest game-callers.
In addition to his ESPN duties, Amin has been the country’s youngest voice on NFL broadcasts since 2012, calling play-by-play for the Sports USA Radio Network. In 2013, he was on the national radio call for Peyton Manning’s record-setting 51st touchdown pass as well as Auburn’s incredible comeback in the Iron Bowl versus Alabama.
From 2007-11, he handled play-by-play, hosting and reporting tasks for Turner Sports Digital/NCAA Productions, FOX Sports Wisconsin, the Illinois High School Association and the Horizon League Network. Before joining ESPN, Amin had stops in Gary, Ind. and Somerset, NJ calling minor league baseball, was a studio host for football and basketball broadcasts at Valparaiso University, and served a stint as Sports Director at KUOO Radio in Spirit Lake, Iowa.
A native of Addison, Ill., Amin graduated with a degree in television and radio from Valparaiso University where he was twice named Indiana Collegiate Sportscaster of the Year by the state association of broadcasters. In 2009, he was a finalist for the Jim Nantz Award and honored as one of the top five collegiate sportscasters in America.