Jahvid Best To Appear On Chronicle Live TV Show Wednesday
June 9, 2009
BERKELEY - Cal Heisman Trophy candidate Jahvid Best will appear as a guest on the 'Chronicle Live television show to air on Comcast SportsNet Bay Area this Wednesday, June 10. The show will be broadcast live at 5:00 p.m., PT, and then again on a tape-delayed basis at 11:00 p.m., PT.
The junior tailback is one of the nation's top candidates for the Heisman Trophy in 2009 and the country's leading returning rusher. His 1,580 rushing yards in 2008 mark the second-best single-season ever at Cal, while his 8.1 yards per carry set a new school record. Best was a first team All-Pac-10 selection in 2008 and has already garnered multiple preseason All-American honors in 2009.
Cal has been ranked as high as No. 11 (Athlon) in national team preseason rankings released by college football preview publications. The Golden Bears open their 2009 campaign with a nationally-televised ESPN2 game against Maryland at Memorial Stadium on Saturday, September 5 (7:00 p.m., PT).
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