PHILADELPHIA - Comcast SportsNet,the Philadelphia region'slocal leader in sports news, profiles the men leading the charge for an NCAA Basketball Tournament berth in the series “Big Men on Campus” which premiered Sunday, November 9 during SportsNite.The six-part series, featuring players from Philadelphia’s six Division I basketball programs, wraps up with a 30-minute “Big Men on Campus” special airing Monday, November 17 at 8 p.m.
Comcast SportsNet’s Marshall Harris invites viewers into the lives of the current stars of Philadelphia’s legendary basketball programs as they discuss school, college life, their teammates and basketball.
The profiles beganSunday, November 9 during SportsNite at 6:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. and is running all this week. The series is featuring Scottie Reynolds (Villanova), Ahmad Nivins (Saint Joseph’s), Dionte Christmas (Temple), Tyler Bernardini (Penn), Vernon Goodridge (La Salle) and Tramayne Hawthorne (Drexel).
The “Big Men on Campus” 30-minute special will premiere Monday, November 17 at 8 p.m. and re-air on Wednesday, November 19 at 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, November 23 at 8 p.m.; Wednesday, November 26 at 7 p.m.; and Thursday, November 27 at 11 a.m. The special will also be available on Comcast’s On Demand service beginning on Friday, November 28.