Ex-Buckeye Kellogg to replace Billy Packer on the NCAA
CBS has named Clark Kellogg to replace Billy Packer
as color commentator for it’s coverage of the NCAA Basketball Tournament
including the Finals.
By Bill Smith
Clark Kellogg has been a studio analyst
for CBS college basketball coverage for several years. Packer had covered the NCAA finals for the
last 27 years. He had worked for NBC in
a similar post before joining CBS.
Packer said he is involved in a college basketball related project that
he will detail for the public soon.
his unquestioned popularity and performance over the years, Clark Kellogg
earned all rights to this top spot," Sean McManus, president of CBS News
and Sports, said in a statement on the CBS Sports website. "Like Billy
Packer, Al McGuire or any of the most highly regarded broadcasters, Clark is an original voice with his own style and
Bill Smith is a
former coach of several semi-pro teams and has scouted talent. He is a senior writer for http://BrutusReport.com. He has
also published several novels on http://ebooks-library.com/index.cfm and