Topic: Kirk Herbstreit

Twitter takes on College GameDay

By on Saturday, Sep. 6 at 10:06 am.

ESPN’s College GameDay was in full effect this morning in Eugene, Oregon for the top 10 non-conference matchup between No. 3 Oregon and No. 7 Michigan State. From Lee Corso donning the customized Duck mascot head to Kirk Herbstreit picking the underdog Spartans, here are the highlights and reactions from the Twitter world. And yes, […]

GameDay: A clash of opposites, Michigan State’s physicality meets Oregon’s speed

By on Friday, Sep. 5 at 9:46 am.

When No. 7 Michigan State lines up against No. 3 Oregon on Saturday, it’ll be a clash of opposites. Oregon’s cutting edge spread contrary to Michigan State’s traditional pro style offense. The Spartans’ 4-3 based quarters defense as opposed to the Ducks’ 3-4. It’ll feature speed against size, up-tempo versus clock management and a non-conference matchup […]

Oregon vs. Stanford: ESPN’s College Football Live sets up on Stanford’s campus.

By on Thursday, Nov. 7 at 1:38 pm.

With the hype surrounding tonight’s Pac-12 North showdown, as the No. 3 Ducks face off against No. 5 Stanford in Northern California, ESPN’s College Football Live set up a broadcast this morning in White Plaza on Stanford’s campus. The broadcast was similar to ESPN’s College GameDay, which airs every Saturday morning. Kirk Herbstreit, Scott Van […]

The good, the bad, the ugly: Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte tears MCL after bizarre encounter with fan

By on Wednesday, Nov. 6 at 2:43 pm.

Good: — Thursday’s highly anticipated game between Oregon and Stanford is getting special treatment from ESPN, as a broadcast following the College Gameday format will air live from Palo Alto, Calif., on Thursday morning. Three morning segments will be featured on SportsCenter at 9:15, 10:15 and 11:15 a.m. PT and College Football Live will air […]

Q&A with ESPN’s Kirk Herbstreit

By on Friday, Oct. 25 at 2:46 pm.

Kirk Herbstreit is one of the analysts for ESPN’s College Gameday and a color commentator for some of the biggest college football games throughout the season. GameDay is in Eugene this weekend, as is Herbstreit, who’s been preparing to cover Saturday’s matchup between the third-ranked Oregon Ducks and the 12th-ranked UCLA Bruins. On Friday morning, Herbstreit […]

ESPN Analysts share their thoughts on Eugene and the Ducks

By on Friday, Oct. 25 at 1:56 pm.

ESPN analyst Kirk Herbstreit was talking about his love of Eugene while his seven-year-old son Chase sat on a staircase behind his father munching a Voodoo donut, covered head-to-toe in Oregon gear. “My kids now are Oregon fanatics — you know they love Ohio State first but their team that they adopted is Oregon,” Herbstreit […]

Photos: ESPN GameDay sets up on University of Oregon campus

By on Friday, Oct. 25 at 10:26 am.

With ESPN’s College GameDay setting up on the Memorial Quad for the Saturday broadcast, the University of Oregon becomes the first school in the program’s history to host the traveling broadcast for five consecutive years. The three-hour show of news and analysis will air live from Memorial Quad on the campus of the University of […]

Herbie Awards: Thomas and Ekpre-Olomu honored

By on Thursday, Aug. 22 at 12:13 am.

The Ducks continue to garner preseason awards in what fans are hoping is the year they finally win a national championship. Juniors De’Anthony Thomas and Ifo Ekpre-Olomu were named to the All-Herbie team, a special set of awards selected by ESPN’s college football analyst Kirk Herbstreit. This is the 13th year that Herbstreit has selected […]

ESPN’s College GameDay returns to Eugene for Stanford game

By on Sunday, Nov. 11 at 6:12 pm.

ESPN’s College GameDay is headed to Eugene for Oregon’s Pac-12 North Division matchup with Stanford. This will be the fourth-straight season the Ducks have hosted College GameDay and its seventh trip to Eugene. Kickoff is set for 5 p.m. and the game will be broadcast nationally on ABC. With a win, the Ducks would clinch […]