Zubin Mehenti joined ESPN in 2011 as a studio anchor. He often hosts nighttime editions of SportsCenter on both weekends and weeknights and sometimes anchors SportsCenter on the Road segments from college football games or other big events.
Prior to joining ESPN, he was a sports anchor/reporter at KDVR-TV (Fox) / KWGN-TV (CW) in Denver for six years. Before that, Mehenti was weekend sports anchor at WOI-TV in West Des Moines, Iowa (September 2001-September 2005) where he wrote, edited, produced, shot video and filed reports for various newscasts and two-locally produced sports programs on Central Iowa’s ABC affiliate.
Prior to that, he was the weekend sportscaster at New Jersey’s WMGM-TV, and his first job out of college was as a producer at WPIX-TV in New York for former CBS News correspondent Melinda Murphy.
A New Jersey native, Mehenti is a graduate of Rutgers University with B.A.’s in Journalism and Political Science.