ESPN re-signs Rece Davis as 'College GameDay' host
FILE - ESPN College Game Day's Rece Davis gestures while talking on the set in College Station, Texas before the start of an NCAA college football game between Clemson and Texas A&M, in this Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, file photo. ESPN has re-signed Rece Davis to a multiyear contract that will keep him in place as the host of the networks popular Saturday college football pregame show. (AP Photo/Sam Craft, File)ESPN has re-signed Rece Davis to a multiyear contract that will keep him in place as host of the network’s popular Saturday college football pregame show. “And for me I still very much wanted to host ‘College GameDay’ and to still have the opportunity to host some significant events along with that from time to time. Davis will also continue to host ”College GameDay” for basketball, along with the network’s coverage of the NFL draft on ABC and the men’s Final Four.
ESPN considers how to make 'GameDay' work during pandemic
For millions of college football fans, couch potato Saturdays begin with ESPN's College GameDay." If there is college football there will be College GameDay. Period," said ESPN's Lee Fitting, who oversees all the network's college studio shows and remote programs. Absolutely not.Fitting conceded the show could even originate from a studio in Bristol, Connecticut, for the first time since the week college football returned after the 9/11 attacks. The streak will live on! said CJ McCoy, one of the network of Washington State alumni responsible for getting Ol' Crimson to the GameDay site each week. ___Follow Ralph D. Russo at https://twitter.com/ralphDrussoAP and listen at http://www.westwoodonepodcasts.com/pods/ap-top-25-college-football-podcast/___More AP college football: https://apnews.com/Collegefootball and https://twitter.com/AP_Top25