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Posted by Dave Nagle on March 24, 2015

ESPN, Inc. – Industry-Leading 57 Sports Emmy Nominations

ESPN, Inc. led the industry with 57 Sports Emmy Award nominations for 2014 across its platforms – ESPN, ESPN2, ABC, ESPN Deportes, ESPN.com, ESPNEWS, espnW, Grantland.com, WatchESPN, and in its first year of eligibility, SEC Network. The announcement was made today by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences; the winners will be announced Tuesday, May 5, in New York.

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Posted by Rachel Margolis Siegal on February 13, 2015

Eighth Annual Jimmy V Week Raises Record $2.2 Million for Cancer Research

Eight-year total reaches $10.5 million mark ESPN’s 2014 Jimmy V Week for Cancer Research raised a record-setting $2,232,000 for The V Foundation for Cancer Research, surpassing the previous fundraising record of $1.8 million set in 2013. In eight years, Jimmy V Week has raised $10.5 million for cancer research. “We are once again extremely grateful [...]

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Posted by Tara Chozet on January 28, 2015

USC ATHLETICS AND ESPNLA SIGN FOUR-YEAR EXTENSION FOR FOOTBALL, MEN’S BASKETBALL

USC and ESPNLA have signed a four-year contract extension, ensuring that Trojan football will continue to be heard live on Southern California’s leading sports radio outlet ESPNLA 710AM through the 2018-19 season. Since 2006, ESPNLA 710AM has been the flagship station of the USC Football Radio Network, which reaches from Fresno to San Diego. The [...]

2011 - Longhorn Network Launch

Posted by Gracie Blackburn on January 20, 2015

Longhorn Network to Launch Nationwide On DIRECTV Jan. 21

BRISTOL, Conn., and EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 20, 2015 – ESPN and DIRECTV announced today that Longhorn Network (LHN), the 24/7 channel devoted to The University of Texas, will be available to fans within the state of Texas and nationwide beginning this Wednesday, Jan. 21. Carriage of the network is part of a larger agreement [...]

The ESPYS - July 16, 2014

Posted by Rachel Margolis Siegal on January 12, 2015

The V Foundation Announces Ground-breaking Stuart Scott Memorial Cancer Research Fund

Program Pays Homage to Beloved Sportscaster ESPN Seeds Fund with $100,000 Grant (Cary, NC) – The V Foundation for Cancer Research and family members representing Stuart Scott announced a new cancer research fund to honor the memory of Stuart Scott. The Stuart Scott Memorial Cancer Research Fund will help continue Stuart’s fight against cancer and [...]