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08.01.2019

CBS SPORTS NETWORK RETURNS VETERAN ROSTER OF ANNOUNCER AND STUDIO TEAMS FOR 2019 COLLEGE FOOTBALL SEASON

August 1, 2019


CBS SPORTS NETWORK RETURNS VETERAN ROSTER OF ANNOUNCER AND STUDIO TEAMS FOR 2019 COLLEGE FOOTBALL SEASON

Former Florida and Notre Dame Quarterback Malik Zaire Added To Call Select Games

Carter Blackburn and Aaron Taylor Return as CBS Sports Network’s Lead Play-By-Play and Analyst Team for Sixth Consecutive Season

CBS Sports Network today released their announcer and studio teams for the 2019 college football season, bringing back familiar faces for the new campaign. The Network kicks off the entire 2019 schedule and the 150th celebration, beginning in Week Zero on Saturday, Aug. 24, with Villanova at Colgate (Noon, ET).

The announcement is also highlighted by the addition of game analyst Malik Zaire, a former Florida and Notre Dame quarterback, who will call select games throughout the season.

Carter Blackburn and Aaron Taylor return as CBS Sports Network’s lead college football play-by-play and analyst team for their sixth consecutive season, with Jenny Dell returning to her role as lead sideline reporter.

Following is the regular CBS Sports Network roster of announce teams for the 2019 season:


Play-by-Play/Analyst/Reporter:

Carter Blackburn/Aaron Taylor/Jenny Dell

Rich Waltz/Aaron Murray/John Schriffen

Dave Ryan/Corey Chavous

John Sadak/Randy Cross/Sheehan Stanwick-Burch (Navy)

Ben Holden/Ross Tucker/Tina Cervasio (Army)

 

        Jason Knapp and Jason Horowitz will both call games as play-by-play announcers as well.

CBS Sports Network returns its flagship college football studio show INSIDE COLLEGE FOOTBALL, highlighted by the two-hour roundtable edition every Tuesday night throughout the season, beginning Tuesday, Aug. 27 (7:00 PM – 9:00 PM, ET). Coverage is anchored by host Adam Zucker, who once again is joined by analysts Rick Neuheisel, Brian Jones, Randy Cross and Taylor. CBS Sports Network’s studio team also includes host Brent Stover with returning analysts Houston Nutt, Danny Kanell and Kevin Carter.

Below is the previously announced CBS Sports Network college football 2019 schedule.

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Media Contact:   

Harrison Raboy               212-975-6655             harrison.raboy@cbs.com

 

 

2019 CBS Sports Network Football Schedule

(ALL TIMES EASTERN)

 

Saturday, Aug. 24

 

Villanova at Colgate

Andy Kerr Stadium, Hamilton, NY

Noon

 

Saturday, Aug. 24

 

Arizona at Hawaii

Aloha Stadium, Honolulu, HI

10:30 PM

 

Thursday, Aug. 29

 

Florida A&M at UCF

Spectrum Stadium, Orlando, FL

7:30 PM

 

Friday, Aug. 30

Rice at Army

Michie Stadium, West Point, NY

6:00 PM

 

Friday, Aug. 30 

Purdue at Nevada

Mackay Stadium, Reno, NV

9:30 PM

 

Saturday, Aug. 31

Indiana at Ball St.

Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, IN

Noon

 

Saturday, Aug. 31

Holy Cross at Navy

Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, Annapolis, MD

3:30 PM

 

Saturday, Aug. 31

Missouri at Wyoming

War Memorial Stadium, Laramie, WY

7:30 PM

 

Friday, Sept. 6

 

Wake Forest at Rice

Rice Stadium, Houston, TX

8:00 PM

 

Saturday, Sept. 7

 

UAB at Akron

InfoCision Stadium, Akron, OH

Noon

Saturday, Sept. 7

 

Illinois at UConn

Rentschler Field, East Hartford, CT

3:30 PM

 

Saturday, Sept. 7

 

UCF at FAU

FAU Stadium, Boca Raton, FL

7:00 PM

 

Saturday, Sept. 7

Minnesota at Fresno St.

Bulldog Stadium, Fresno, CA

10:30 PM

 

Saturday, Sept. 14

 

Maryland at Temple

Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia, PA

Noon

 

Saturday, Sept. 14

 

ECU at Navy

Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, Annapolis, MD

3:30 PM

 

Saturday, Sept. 14

 

Texas at Rice

NRG Stadium, Houston, TX

8:00 PM

 

Friday, Sept. 20

 

FIU at Louisiana Tech

Joe Aillet Stadium, Ruston, LA

8:00 PM

 

Saturday, Sept. 21

 

Morgan State at Army

Michie Stadium, West Point, NY

Noon

 

Saturday, Sept. 21

 

American Athletic Conference TBD

Venue TBD

3:30 PM

 

Saturday, Sept. 21

 

Baylor at Rice

Rice Stadium, Houston, TX

7:00 PM

 

Saturday, Sept. 21

 

Utah St. at San Diego St.

SDCCU Stadium, San Diego, CA

10:30 PM

 

Friday, Sept. 27

 

San Jose St. at Air Force

Falcon Stadium, Air Force Academy, CO

8:00 PM

 

Saturday, Sept. 28

 

Mid-American Conference TBD

Venue TBD

TBD

 

Saturday, Sept. 28

 

American Athletic Conference TBD

Venue TBD

TBD

Saturday, Sept. 28

 

Colorado St. at Utah St.

Maverik Stadium, Logan, UT

7:30 PM

 

Friday, Oct. 4

 

New Mexico at San Jose St.
CEFCU Stadium, San Jose, CA

10:00 PM

Saturday, Oct. 5

 

Tulane at Army

Michie Stadium, West Point, NY

Noon

 

Saturday, Oct. 5

 

Air Force at Navy

Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, Annapolis, MD

3:30 PM

 

Saturday, Oct. 5

 

American Athletic Conference TBD

Venue TBD

7:00 PM

 

Saturday, Oct. 5

 

Boise St. at UNLV

Sam Boyd Stadium, Las Vegas, NV

10:30 PM

 

Friday, Oct. 11

 

Colorado St. at New Mexico

Dreamstyle Stadium, Albuquerque, NM

8:00 PM

 

Saturday, Oct. 12

 

Mid-American Conference TBD

Venue TBD

TBD

 

Saturday, Oct. 12

 

American Athletic Conference TBD

Venue TBD

TBD

 

Saturday, Oct. 12

 

Fresno St. at Air Force

Falcon Stadium, Air Force Academy, CO

7:00 PM

 

Saturday, Oct. 12

 

Wyoming at San Diego St.

SDCCU Stadium, San Diego, CA

10:30 PM

 

Friday, Oct. 18

 

Marshall at FAU

FAU Stadium, Boca Raton, FL

6:30 PM

 

Friday, Oct. 18

 

UNLV at Fresno St.

Bulldog Stadium, Fresno, CA

10:00 PM

Saturday, Oct. 19

 

Mid-American Conference TBD

Venue TBD

TBD

 

Saturday, Oct. 19

 

USF at Navy

Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, Annapolis, MD

3:30 PM

 

Saturday, Oct. 19

 

American Athletic Conference TBD

Venue TBD

TBD

 

Saturday, Oct. 19

 

Air Force at Hawaii

Aloha Stadium, Honolulu, HI

11:00 PM

 

Saturday, Oct. 26

 

San Jose St. at Army

Michie Stadium, West Point, NY

Noon

 

Saturday, Oct. 26

 

Tulane at Navy

Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, Annapolis, MD

3:30 PM

 

Saturday, Oct. 26

 

American Athletic Conference TBD

Venue TBD

7:00 PM

 

Saturday, Oct. 26

 

San Diego St. at UNLV

Sam Boyd Stadium, Las Vegas, NV

10:30 PM

 

Saturday, Nov. 2

 

Mid-American Conference TBD

Venue TBD

TBD

 

Saturday, Nov. 2

 

Army at Air Force

Falcon Stadium, Air Force Academy, CO

3:30 PM

 

Saturday, Nov. 2

 

American Athletic Conference TBD

Venue TBD

TBD

 

Saturday, Nov. 2

 

Boise St. at San Jose St.

CEFCU Stadium, San Jose, CA

10:30 PM

 

Tuesday, Nov. 5

 

Mid-American Conference TBD

Venue TBD

7:00 PM

 

Saturday, Nov. 9

 

UMass at Army

Michie Stadium, West Point, NY

Noon

 

Saturday, Nov. 9

 

American Athletic Conference TBD

Venue TBD

3:30 PM

 

Saturday, Nov. 9

 

Utah St. at Fresno St.

Bulldog Stadium, Fresno, CA

7:00 PM

 

Thursday, Nov. 14

 

Buffalo at Kent St.

Dix Stadium

7:00 PM

 

Friday, Nov. 15

 

Louisiana Tech at Marshall

Joan C. Edwards Stadium, Huntington, WV

7:00 PM

 

Saturday, Nov. 16

 

VMI at Army

Michie Stadium, West Point, NY

Noon

 

Saturday, Nov. 16

 

Central Michigan at Ball St.

Scheumann Stadium, Muncie, IN

TBD

 

Saturday, Nov. 16

 

American Athletic Conference TBD

Venue TBD

TBD

 

Saturday, Nov. 23

 

American Athletic Conference TBD

Venue TBD

Noon

 

Saturday, Nov. 23

 

SMU at Navy

Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, Annapolis, MD

3:30 PM

 

Saturday, Nov. 23

 

Miami vs. FIU

Marlins Park, Miami, FL

7:00 PM

 

Saturday, Nov. 23

 

Boise St. at Utah St.

Maverik Stadium, Logan, UT

10:30 PM

 

Friday, Nov. 29

 

Mid-American Conference TBD

Venue TBD

Noon

 

Friday, Nov. 29

 

Boise St. at Colorado St.

Colorado State Stadium, Fort Collins, CO

3:30 PM

 

Saturday, Nov. 30

 

FIU at Marshall

Joan C. Edwards Stadium, Huntington, WV

Noon

 

Saturday, Nov. 30

 

American Athletic Conference TBD

Venue TBD

3:30 PM

 

Saturday, Nov. 30

 

BYU at San Diego St.

SDCCU Stadium, San Diego, CA

9:00 PM

 

Saturday, Nov. 30

 

Army at Hawaii

Aloha Stadium, Honolulu, HI

12:30 AM

 

Saturday, Dec. 7

 

Conference USA Championship

Venue TBD

1:30 PM

 

Saturday, Dec. 21

 

AutoNation Cure Bowl

Orlando City Stadium, Orlando, FL

2:30 PM

 

Tuesday, Dec. 31

 

NOVA Home Loans Arizona Bowl

Arizona Stadium, Tucson, AZ

4:30 PM

 

 

 

 

Press:

Harrison Raboy
212-975-6655
harrison.raboy@cbs.com