Aug. 27, 2011
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- The ESPN College GameDay Show, starring former Wolverine and 1991 Heisman Trophy winner Desmond Howard, will broadcast live from Ingalls Mall on the University of Michigan campus prior to the "Under the Lights" football game with Notre Dame on Saturday, Sept. 10. Ingalls Mall is located between Burton Tower and the Michigan League on Central Campus.
"We are excited that ESPN will bring their award-winning show to Ann Arbor and our campus," said U-M Athletic Director Dave Brandon. "This is a great way to showcase the University of Michigan to the nation. It will be a memorable day and night in Ann Arbor and to have GameDay here to chronicle the event will be tremendous."
ESPN will broadcast live from 9 a.m. until noon on Sept. 10. The show begins on ESPNU from 9-10 a.m. and airs on ESPN from 10 a.m. until kickoff of the day's first game at noon. The game day show is hosted by Chris Fowler with analysis from Kirk Herbstreit, Lee Corso and Desmond Howard. Erin Andrews contributes to the show on a weekly basis.
In addition to the live broadcast on Saturday, GameDay will be doing hits live from Ingalls Mall throughout the day on Friday.
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