[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_single_image image=”1284″ img_size=”large” alignment=”center” style=”vc_box_border”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”2/3″][ultimate_heading main_heading=”2013 Alumni Hall of Fame Honoree” alignment=”left” main_heading_style=”font-weight:bold;”]BTMM ‘98
Anchor, SportsCenter, ESPN[/ultimate_heading][vc_empty_space][vc_video link=”https://youtu.be/0gppJgk8SIQ” align=”center”][vc_column_text]Kevin Negandhi joined ESPN in September 2006 as an anchor. He currently co-hosts the 9 a.m. weekday SportsCenter with Hannah Storm. He also hosts the women’s NCAA tournament. Negandhi’s on-air experience includes hosting SportsCenter, Outside the Lines, College Football Live, NFL Live, Baseball Tonight, College Basketball Final, and First Take.
Prior to ESPN, Negandhi worked as a sports director at WWSB-TV in Sarasota, Fla., from 2004 to 2006. He also served as the station’s sports anchor/reporter for three years (1999-2002). While working in Florida, he won three Associated Press awards – “Best Sportscast” in 2004 and 2005 and “Best Breaking Sports News” in 2005. Prior to that, he was a sports director for KTVO-TV in Kirksville, Mo., (1998-99). Negandhi began his career as a college sports stringer at USA Today in 1995.
A native of Phoenixville, Pa., Negandhi is the first Indian-American to serve on a national sports network. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]