SEC Network’s traveling pregame show, SEC Nation Presented by Johnsonville, will set up shop in Columbia, Mo. for Week 2, as Mizzou hosts West Virginia on Saturday, Sept. 7. Airing live from 10 a.m. – noon ET on the West Lawn of the Hearnes Center, the show will delve into the storylines of Southeastern Conference football, the weekend’s biggest matchups and more before the Mountaineers and the Tigers face off at Faurot Field at Memorial Stadium at noon on ESPN or ESPN2.
This will be SEC Nation’s fourth edition from “CoMo.” SEC Nation includes live reports, analysis and features surrounding the world of SEC football, as well as special appearances from hometown favorites throughout the season. Laura Rutledge hosts the traveling pregame show, navigating the Saturday morning conversations with analysts Tim Tebow, Marcus Spears, Paul Finebaum and Marty Smith. Returning in 2019 is the SEC Nation demo field, as well as the weekly series “Nation Shorts,” from the creators of “SEC Shorts.”
Mizzou will also play host Friday to The Paul Finebaum Show, which airs from 3-7 p.m. on SEC Network. Fans are invited to catch all four hours of #FinebaumFriday from the set on the West Lawn of the Hearnes Center.
About SEC Network
The Southeastern Conference and ESPN launched SEC Network on August 14, 2014. The network televises over 45 SEC football games, 100 men’s basketball games, 60 women’s basketball games, 75 baseball games, and other events from across the SEC’s 21 sports annually. Programming includes in-depth analysis and storytelling in studio shows such as SEC Nation, Thinking Out Loud and Rally Cap, daily news and information with SEC Now, original content such as Marty & McGee, TrueSouth, SEC Storied and SEC Inside, and more. Hundreds of additional live events are available for streaming exclusively on SEC Network’s digital companion, SEC Network+, via the ESPN App and SECNetwork.com. The network is also available in more than 50 countries throughout Europe, Middle East and Africa via ESPN Player, ESPN’s sports streaming service in the region.
About The Paul Finebaum Show
The Paul Finebaum Show launched on ESPN Radio on August 12, 2013, and can be heard on ESPN affiliates throughout the country. The program debuted on SiriusXM in November 2013, and since August 2014, The Paul Finebaum Show has been simulcast on the SEC Network. In addition to hosting The Paul Finebaum Show, he is an analyst on SEC Nation and appears on a variety of other ESPN shows and outlets, including Get Up!, First Take, SportsCenter, College Football Live, College GameDay and in ESPN The Magazine.