Comcast SportsNet to Profile Local College Hoops Stars

PHILADELPHIA - Comcast SportsNet, the region's leading source for local sports coverage, once again profiles the men leading the charge for an NCAA Basketball Tournament berth in the series "Big Men on Campus." The six-part series, beginning this Sunday, November 6 during "SportsNite," looks at what is expected of the City 6's top performers.

For Penn, senior guard Zack Rosen will be profiled. A two-time first-team All-Ivy selection, Rosen has led Penn in scoring the last two seasons and is also looking to become the program's all-time assist leader this year.

Comcast SportsNet will also air an hour-long "Big Men on Campus," special on Tuesday, November 8 at 7 p.m. Host Neil Hartman will be joined by The Philadelphia Daily News' Mike Kern and Dick Jerardi to break down what lies ahead for Philadelphia's NCAA Division I basketball programs this season.

Schedule for "SportsNite" profiles:

Sunday, Nov. 6: Temple University's Ramone Moore and Juan Fernandez
Monday, Nov. 7: La Salle University's Tyreek Duren and Earl Pettis
Tuesday, Nov. 8: Villanova University's Dominic Cheek
Wednesday, Nov. 9: Drexel University's Frantz Massenat
Thursday, Nov. 10: University of Pennsylvania's Zack Rosen
Friday, Nov. 11: Saint Joseph University's Carl Jones and Langston Galloway