ESPN’s flagship college basketball program will mark a special anniversary with coverage of a key ACC men’s basketball matchup next weekend.
College GameDay Covered by State Farm will air its 100th episode next Saturday, Feb. 18. The broadcast will come live from the site of a showdown between UNC and Virginia.
The program will air live beginning at 11 a.m. ET on ESPN with an evening edition leading into the network’s pre-game Saturday Primetime presented by AT&T broadcast at 8 p.m. ET. Game coverage is scheduled to begin at 8:15 p.m. ET.
Rece Davis will anchor ESPN’s 11 a.m. edition of College GameDay Covered by State Farm. Davis will be joined by analysts Jay Bilas, Seth Greenberg and Jay Williams for additional commentary.
Dan Shulman will have the call for the game. He will be joined by Jay Bilas for additional commentary. Reporter Maria Taylor will be courtside for all of the latest in-game news and interviews.
Saturday’s broadcast will mark the 16th time UNC has appeared on College GameDay Covered by State Farm. The Tarheels currently sit 8th in the AP’s NCAA Men’s College Basketball Top 25 standings while the Cavaliers currently sit 12th.
The teams are much closer in the ACC standings. UNC currently sits second and Virginia third. Both teams trail the Florida State Seminoles, who currently lead the conference standings at 21-4 overall and 9-3 in the conference.
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