Topic: ESPN

Sealed with a handshake and a "Hook 'em"

Aug. 27, 2011
Sealed with a handshake and a "Hook 'em"

The Longhorn Network debuted to the world Friday night from an elaborate ESPN College GameDay set on The University of Texas at Austin campus.

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Fanfare, fans ring in Longhorn Network debut

Aug. 24, 2011
ESPN's Lee Corso wears the Bevo mascot head alongside his fellow College GameDay host Kirk Herbstreit. The Emmy award

Join ESPN College GameDay, the Longhorn Network reporting team, Mack Brown and more at the debut of the 24-hour network this Friday (Aug. 26).

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ESPN and The University of Texas at Austin Unveil 'Longhorn Network' Name and Logo

April 3, 2011

The name and logo for the 24-hour University of Texas at Austin network were announced today by ESPN Senior Vice President, College Sports Programming, Burke Magnus, Men's Athletics Director DeLoss Dodds and Women's Athletics Director Chris Plonsky at the Longhorns' annual spring football game televised by ESPN.

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Two ESPN Veterans Named Vice Presidents for University of Texas at Austin Network

March 2, 2011

ESPN is gearing up for the debut of its network with The University of Texas at Austin by naming two ESPN employees with more than 40 years of combined experience at ESPN to top programming and production posts.

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ESPN, IMG Introduce TV Network for The University of Texas at Austin

Jan. 19, 2011

The University of Texas at Austin, ESPN and UT Athletics' multimedia rights partner IMG College announced today a 20-year contract agreement to create what soon will be the nation's largest 24-hour television network dedicated to covering a university's intercollegiate athletics, music, cultural arts and academics programs.

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