The Latest UCONN Tuesday ESPN Schedule
Here you go. It should be a very memorable Tuesday night in Hartford for every basketball fan anywhere, everywhere...
"Here's the plan, according to the World Wide Leader's communications department....
ESPN2 will be the home to UConn's Record Run as the Huskies look to surpass Coach John Wooden's and UCLA's record 88-game win streak in a battle against No. 14 Florida State from the XL Center in Hartford, Conn., Tuesday, Dec. 21, at 7 p.m. ET.
The Final Four announcing team of Dave O'Brien and Doris Burke will call the game, with reporting by Rebecca Lobo;
Originally scheduled to air on ESPNU, the game will be shown on ESPN2 at 7 p.m. from the XL Center in Hartford, Conn.;
The Final Four studio team of Trey Wingo, Kara Lawson and Carolyn Peck will host an hour-long pregame show on Tuesday beginning at 6 p.m., and additional postgame segments - all from the XL Center;
ESPNU will conduct five consecutive hours of UConn programming leading up to the ESPN2 pregame special Tuesday:
UConn's Record Run: The Climb - UConn's Quest for Perfection at1p.m. The four part, two-hour series was a behind-the-scenes look into the 2009-10 season and was televised during the 2010 postseason;
UConn's Record Run: Baylor vs. UConn - Breakdown with Geno Auriemma at 3 p.m. The veteran coach sat down with Doris Burke to analyze Connecticut's 65-64 win over then-No. 2 Baylor on Nov. 16;
UConn's Record Run: UConn Legends Roundtable, a half-hour show starting at 5 p.m. Doris Burke hosts a forum with former Connecticut All-Americans - Rebecca Lobo, Jen Rizzotti and Sue Bird, in addition to current UConn All-American Maya Moore. The group will discuss UConn's Record Run, Auriemma's coaching style and much more;
UConn's Record Run: Debating the Streak, a half-hour special beginning at 5:30 p.m. Hosted by Trey Wingo, the show will contain segments featuring discussion topic about UConn's streak from some of ESPN's most popular daytime programming - PTI, First Take, SportsNation, Mike & Mike and Jim Rome is Burning."
I cannot wait for tomorrow night. ESPN2. The place to be starting at 6pm EST. I'll be back with the latest at the earliest. As always, BE WELL. GO UCONN!