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Fox Sports 1 to launch Saturday morning college preview show Aug. 31

Erin Andrews will compete against her former show, ESPN's “College Game Day.”
by Mel Bracht Published: July 22, 2013

— Houston Rockets star James Harden's 46-point performance against the Thunder, his former team, on Feb. 20 is among the top 10 games of the 2012-13 season as selected by NBA.com. The list also includes Games 6 and 7 of the NBA Finals. Fans can rank the top 10 by voting on NBA.com/topgames through Thursday. The rankings will be announced Friday, with each of the games airing in the order of fan voting beginning at 8 p.m. July 30.

— The next film in ESPN Films' “Nine for IX” series will be “No Limits,” which will debut at 7 p.m. Tuesday on ESPN. “No Limits” explores free diver Audrey Mestre's fatal attempt to break Tanya Streeter's world record.

— Leading statistician and author Nate Silver will join ESPN later this year, bringing his unique journalism and statistical analysis through his award-winning website, FiveThirtyEight.com. The site's new incarnation will allow Silver to return to his sports roots while expanding his approach to numerous disciplines, including economics, culture, science and technology.

by Mel Bracht
Copy Editor, Sports Media
Mel Bracht is a copy editor on the presentation desk and also covers sports media. A 1978 graduate of Indiana University, Bracht has been a print journalist for 34 years. He started his career as sports editor of the Rensselaer (Ind.) Republican...
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