WASHINGTON, D.C. – The national exposure for the Gallaudet University women’s basketball team will hit a new level on Saturday morning when the Bison story will be shown on ESPN’s College Gameday basketball pregame show. The ESPN national college basketball pregame show will be live from Baylor University in Waco, Texas, from 11 a.m. until noon on the main ESPN channel. Please check your local listings for exact channel and if high-definition is available. The Gallaudet story is slated to run in the first half hour of the program.
The GU women's basketball team has been featured on multiple regional and national media outlets over the course of the past two months due to the team's great start to the season, being nationally ranked for over a month and how the program has turned around under Coach Kevin Cook. Gallaudet has been featured on ABC World News Tonight, CBS News with Katie Couric, Global TV of Canada, Comcast Sportsnet in Washington, D.C., WRC NBC 4 in D.C., WTTG Fox 5 in D.C. and has been written up by the Associated Press, Sports Illustrated and the Washington Post.