It’s Brent Musburger on television and Mike Tirico on the radio when No. 1 Alabama takes on No. 2 Texas for the college football national championship on Jan. 7. Musburger will be joined by Kirk Herbstreit and reporters Lisa Salters and Tom Rinaldi on the ABC broadcast. Jon Gruden will be borrowed from the Monday Night Football TV booth to share ESPN Radio duties with Todd Blackledge and Wendi Nix.
The assignments for the other BCS bowl games:
Rose Bowl, Ohio State-Oregon (Jan. 1): ABC, Musburger, Herbstreit, Salters; ESPN Radio, Tirico, Gruden, Shelley Smith
Sugar Bowl, Florida-Cincinnati (Jan. 1): Fox, Thom Brennaman, Brian Billick; ESPN Radio, Bill Rosinski, Dennis Franchione, Joe Schad
Fiesta Bowl, Boise State-Texas Christian (Jan. 4): Fox, Sam Rosen, Tim Ryan; ESPN Radio, Brad Nessler, Todd Blackledge, Erin Andrews
Orange Bowl, Iowa-Georgia Tech (Jan. 5): Fox, Dick Stockton, Charles Davis; ESPN Radio, Sean McDonough, Matt Millen, Holly Rowe