Hello There, Guest! (LoginRegister)

Post Reply 
American Sports Network-In-Studio Announcers
Author Message
J.B. Offline

Posts: 1,003
Joined: Feb 2015
Reputation: 2
I Root For: Drexel
Post: #1
American Sports Network-In-Studio Announcers
I was at the Drexel/Delaware WBB game on Sunday, that was televised by ASN. I noticed across the way that ASN didn't have announcers there. On another thread, I wrongly disputed this notion, because ASN seems to go a really good job of hiding it.

I went home and watched the replay on my DVR. Brett Dolan, who is a very experienced announcer, was announcing the game with Monica McNutt. I also found this tweet from Brett Dolan, stating that he was at the ASN studios in West Palm Beach, FL.


During the game, ASN had the sound working really well so you couldn't tell that it the announcers weren't there. The announcers mentioned the unseasonably warm weather, and Monica said that she spoke to Denise Dillon before the game. They even showed them on camera a few times, except they were standing up in front of an ASN banner.

So I'm wondering if ASN has really been doing this for all of the CAA MBB telecasts this season, and if so, have you guys noticed?

I've seen ESPN do it on the past for foreign events, but in those cases, the sound was really off and they weren't trying to hide it. I thought that ASN did a great job of hiding it.

I also found this thread about ESPN trying it out for some of their CBB games, but to less than stellar feedback.

(This post was last modified: 02-21-2017 12:32 PM by J.B..)
02-21-2017 12:30 PM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply

sctvman Offline
Special Teams

Posts: 695
Joined: Nov 2010
Reputation: 19
I Root For: C of Charleston
Location: Charleston, SC
Post: #2
RE: American Sports Network-In-Studio Announcers
They've done it for most of their CAA games this year. Jeff McCarragher did a couple of the games from Elon and other places onsite, but the rest have been done either from Kansas City or West Palm Beach.

You can tell when a foul is called and they don't know which person the foul was called on, something they can get onsite easily.

They have 3 or 4 guys based out of KC (Dave Armstrong, Neil Harwell, a couple others) and a few based out of FL who fly in for the weekend.
02-22-2017 01:57 PM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
Post Reply 

User(s) browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)

Copyright © 2002-2019 Collegiate Sports Nation Bulletin Board System (CSNbbs), All Rights Reserved.
CSNbbs is an independent fan site and is in no way affiliated to the NCAA or any of the schools and conferences it represents.
This site monetizes links. FTC Disclosure.
We allow third-party companies to serve ads and/or collect certain anonymous information when you visit our web site. These companies may use non-personally identifiable information (e.g., click stream information, browser type, time and date, subject of advertisements clicked or scrolled over) during your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services likely to be of greater interest to you. These companies typically use a cookie or third party web beacon to collect this information. To learn more about this behavioral advertising practice or to opt-out of this type of advertising, you can visit http://www.networkadvertising.org.
Powered By MyBB, © 2002-2019 MyBB Group.