Sports media notebook: Fox's broadcast crew of Gus Johnson, Charles Davis and Tim Brewster to have busy weekend

SPORTS ON TV — Trio will call inaugural Pac 12 and Big Ten football championships on back-to-back nights
by Mel Bracht Published: December 1, 2011
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Fox Sports' main college football announce team of Gus Johnson, Charles Davis and sideline analyst Tim Brewster will have a busy weekend, broadcasting both the inaugural Pac 12 and Big Ten championship games.

The trio will call the Pac 12 game at 7 tonight in Eugene, Ore., matching UCLA and Oregon, and then travel more than 1,900 miles to Indianapolis to call the Big Ten game at 7 p.m. Saturday, matching Wisconsin and Michigan State.

Both games are preceded at 6:30 by live on-site pregame shows with regulars Kevin Frazier and Marcus Allen and guest analysts John Lynch on Friday night and Dhani Jones on Saturday night.

Short takes

— ESPN's “College GameDay” on Saturday (8-9 a.m. on ESPNU and 9-11 a.m. on ESPN) will include a report on the death of OU linebacker Austin Box and its effect on the team. “GameDay” will be at the SEC championship in Atlanta for the third time in the last four years.


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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