Ken Simonton to be Featured on ESPN Saturday, August 25
Aug. 21, 2001
Corvallis, Ore. - Senior tailback and Heisman Trophy candidate Ken Simonton will be the featured individual on ESPN's 'The Life' program Sat., Aug. 25. Producers for the show were in Corvallis recently interviewing Simonton, his family, friends, coaches, administrative staff, and OSU professors and advisors for the 30-minute show.
The show is scheduled to air at 10 a.m. PDT., and will be rebroadcast at yet to be determined dates and times on ESPN and ESPN2.
The network also announced it will carry every OSU football media luncheon live via ESPN News, beginning Aug. 28. The broadcasts will begin at 11:15 a.m. PDT every Tuesday and will feature head football coach Dennis Erickson, and possibly Simonton. There will be no broadcast during OSU's bye week, Sept. 18, or Nov. 13 and 20.