Campus, student-athletes on ESPN networks

Shelly DannThe Oswego State campus and its student-athletes will be featured nationally on ESPN Classic on the show NCAA on Campus, a monthly digest of stories in college athletics.

The June edition, which debuts at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday on ESPN Classic (channel 72 on Oswego cable), is hosted from Oswego’s Campus Center Ice Arena and includes a feature story on Laker swimmer Shelly Dann (pictured), a SUNY Athletic Conference champion and recipient of the SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence.

Host Kenney Garmon also interviewed the three seniors on the Oswego State men’s ice hockey team about the school’s first team national championship.

Other stories featured this month include UCLA’s 100th national sports championship and Division III men’s golf champion St. John’s University (Minn.).

NCAA on Campus will also air on ESPNU four times: 6 a.m. June 27; 7 p.m. July 3; and 5:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. July 12. The show will be archived at the NCAA Web site after it is aired on television.

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(Posted: Jun 18, 2007)