Zubin Mehenti

SportsCenter Anchor

Zubin Mehenti joined ESPN in 2011 as a studio anchor. He often hosts the 7 p.m. ET edition of SportsCenter on ESPNEWS and sometimes anchors SportsCenter on the Road segments from college football games or other big events.

Prior to joining ESPN, he was a sports anchor/reporter at KDVR-TV (Fox) / KWGN-TV (CW) in Denver for six years. Before that, Mehenti  was weekend sports anchor at WOI-TV in West Des Moines, Iowa (September 2001-September 2005) where he wrote, edited, produced, shot video and filed reports for various newscasts and two-locally produced sports programs on Central Iowa’s ABC affiliate.

Prior to that, he was the weekend sportscaster at New Jersey’s WMGM-TV, and his first job out of college was as a producer at WPIX-TV in New York for former CBS News correspondent Melinda Murphy.

A New Jersey native, Mehenti is a graduate of Rutgers University with B.A.’s in Journalism and Political Science.