RSSPress Releases by Gracie Blackburn

Posted by Gracie Blackburn on July 16, 2014

ESPN Films to Debut Slate of Documentaries from SEC Storied Series on New SEC Network

The four films, including one co-directed by country music superstar Kenny Chesney, will premiere beginning August 14 ESPN today announced a slate of four SEC Storied documentaries that will help kick off the new SEC Network, a 24/7 sports network launching August 14 and operated by ESPN. The films, which were revealed at SEC Media [...]


Posted by Gracie Blackburn on July 14, 2014

SEC Network Completes Football Commentating Roster and Assignments

Adds Analysts Matt Stinchcomb, Andre Ware; Also Tony Barnhart, Tom Hart, Kaylee Hartung and Dave Neal The SEC Network, the 24/7 multiplatform network devoted to the Southeastern Conference and operated by ESPN, has finalized its 2014 football commentating line-up and added several names in the process. Heisman winning quarterback Andre Ware and former Georgia lineman [...]

Category: College Football


Posted by Gracie Blackburn on June 30, 2014

Dari Nowkhah Named Host of SEC Network, Weeknight News Show “SEC Now”

Anchor Signs Multi-Year Deal; Network Reveals Show Title and Logo ESPN has reached a multi-year deal with Dari Nowkhah to host the SEC Network and its weeknight news and information show, SEC Now. The deal comes on the heels of Nowkhah’s 10-year anniversary with ESPN, having established himself as one of college sports’ most versatile [...]

SEC Nation brady bunch

Posted by Gracie Blackburn on May 31, 2014

SEC Network’s SEC Nation Roster Adds Finebaum and Spears; Additional Sites Announced

The lineup for the SEC Network’s two-hour (10 a.m. – noon ET) traveling Saturday morning college football show SEC Nation was revealed today in Nashville, Tenn., at the Music City Sports Festival. Previously announced host Joe Tessitore and analyst Tim Tebow will be joined each week by talk radio provocateur Paul Finebaum and former LSU [...]

Category: College Football

SEC Network Studio B

Posted by Gracie Blackburn on May 28, 2014

SEC Network Unveils Studio Set Renderings

The SEC Network, the soon to launch 24/7 national sports network devoted to the Southeastern Conference and operated by ESPN, unveiled two renderings at the SEC spring meetings of the network’s future studio set in Charlotte, N.C.  The new studio is one of two the network plans to utilize when it launches August 14. “ [...]

SEC network horizontal

Posted by Gracie Blackburn on May 14, 2014

2014 SEC Volleyball and Soccer Coverage Quintuples with SEC Network Launch

65 Live Games Scheduled for New Network The SEC Network, a new 24/7 sports network launching August 14 and operated by ESPN, will elevate the Southeastern Conference volleyball and soccer programs with unprecedented national television coverage. This season’s matchups will increase from a total of 14 events in 2013 to 80 events in 2014. The [...]

2014 Bracket

Posted by Gracie Blackburn on May 13, 2014

Longhorn Network to Air UT’s Greatest Athlete Competition

Longhorn Network, the 24/7 University of Texas network, will air a unique tournament featuring the University’s celebrated former athletes in a bracket tournament with fan votes determining who will be crowned UT’s Greatest Athlete. The tournament tipped off last evening on the special unveiling show The Bracket: UT’s Greatest Athlete and will continue over the [...]