Programming Preview: CBS Sports To Air Inaugural College Home Run Derby
CBS Sports will air the first ever TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby on Sunday at 1 p.m. ET. The event was originally taped on July 7 at the historic Rosenblatt Stadium in Omaha, NE. The festivities are highlighted by Fresno State’s Jordan Ribera and Siena College’s Dan Paolini, along with eight of the premier sluggers in college baseball from colleges around the country. National Baseball Hall of Fame member Mike Schmidt and 2010 inductee Andre Dawson serve as ceremonial hitting coaches for the participants. CBS Sports’ Adam Zucker, along with 1993 and 1994 American League Most Valuable Player Frank Thomas, and Tracy WolfsonDeb Boulac serves as coordinating producer. reporting, call the action for CBS Sports. CBS Sports’
On Monday at 9 p.m., CBS College Sports Network will debut K-State Confidential, an hour documentary chronicling 2010 Men’s NCAA Basketball Tournament run to the elite eight. K-State Confidential features exclusive, behind-the-scenes access with the Wildcats on-and-off the court.Kansas State’s. CBS College Sports Network was embedded with Kansas State from Selection Sunday through the Wildcats Elite Eight loss to Butler. The Network’s cameras captured several intimate team moments during the Wildcats journey, including Coach Frank Martin’s locker room speeches, film sessions, team bus rides, and guard Chris Merriewether’s emotional locker room embrace of his teammates for backing him up after a foul he committed against Xavier.