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National Signing Day 2011 on CBSSports.com College Network



Jan. 25, 2011

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    NEW YORK - CBS Sports is providing fans the most extensive multi-media coverage of college football's annual National Signing Day on Wednesday, Feb. 2 with in-depth content across CBS COLLEGE SPORTS NETWORK, CBSSPORTS.COM, MAXPREPS.COM and the CBSSPORTS.COM COLLEGE NETWORK. CBS College Sports Network offers seven hours of live television programming featuring recruiting expert Tom Lemming and guest analyst former Michigan coach Rich Rodriguez. CBSSports.com and MaxPreps.com will provide exclusive online coverage leading up to signing day along with breaking news and in-depth analysis on February 2.

    CBS SPORTS NATIONAL SIGNING DAY kicks-off on CBS College Sports Network with a three-hour program from 10 AM - 1 PM, ET, followed by four live continuous hours from 3 - 7 PM, ET. Hosts Adam Zucker and Molly Qerim are joined in studio by Lemming, Rodriguez and former Tennessee coach Phillip Fulmer. Brian Jones reports from Austin, Texas, where he will interview many of the nation's elite prep players, who are gathered for USA Football's Team USA vs. The World game. Aaron Taylor will report from the west coast on Pac-10 football.

    The shows will also feature interviews with college coaches, including Nick Saban (Alabama), Mack Brown (Texas), Brian Kelly (Notre Dame), Al Golden (Miami) and many more, analysis from CBS Sports experts including MaxPreps.com National Football Editor Stephen Spiewak, in addition to comprehensive video footage and in-depth analysis of elite recruits and recruiting classes, live cut-ins to player commitment press conferences, conference breakdowns and a special look at the top high school juniors.

    Located at cbssports.com/collegefootball/recruiting, the CBSSports.com 2011 Signing Day site offers continuous multi-media coverage leading up to and throughout Signing Day. Featuring breaking news, video, and in-depth analysis by Lemming, Spiewak, CBSSports.com recruiting expert Bryan Fischer, MaxPreps.com senior writer and columnist Mitch Stephens and a host of other experts, CBSSports.com will track the commitments and signings of all players heading to NCAA Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) programs, with a focus on the CBS Sports Top 100 list.

    CBSSports.com will also rank the top college recruiting classes, provide a state-by-state breakdown of all signed players, track major players who remain unsigned and provide a match-up tool allowing users to do a head-to-head comparison of any of the 2,500 players in the MaxPreps.com database. CBSSports.com also features a comprehensive player commitment database with a dedicated page to every Division I recruit as well as a page listing the signings for each of the 120 FBS programs.

    In addition, the over 175 official athletic school sites produced by the CBSSports.com College Network will offer live streaming press conferences and exclusive on-demand video content, with various in-depth features and individual recruit highlight packages when available. The CBSSports.com College Network produces the official athletic site for 48 of the 65 (74%) BCS-eligible schools from the big six conferences, and finished the 2010 college football season in a dominant position with 16 schools in the AP Top 25, including the National Champion Auburn Tigers (auburntigers.com).

    The CBSSports.com College Network includes top programs such as Alabama (rolltide.com), Michigan (MGoBlue.com), Florida State (seminoles.com), Notre Dame (und.com), Oklahoma (soonersports.com), Texas (texassports.com), South Carolina (gamecocksonline.com), Southern California (usctrojans.com), and Wisconsin (UWBadgers.com). The National Signing Day online video content can be accessed through each individual school's All-Access broadband product.

    Tom Lemming of CBS Sports is the nation's leading football recruiting expert, tirelessly logging thousands of miles each year to evaluate more than one thousand of the top high school football players across the country. He is also featured on the MAXPREPS LEMMING REPORT, CBS College Sports Network's weekly recruiting show.


    SchoolTimeAudio/Video Event
    Alabama5 a.m. CTFax Cam
    Alabama7:45 a.m. CTSigning Day 2011
    Auburn2 p.m. CTPress Conference
    Baylor3 p.m. CTPress Conference
    Cal Poly2:30 p.m. PTPress Conference
    Cincinnati10 a.m. ETSigning Day Live 2011: John Jancek 10 a.m. Interview
    Cincinnati11 a.m. ETSigning Day Live 2011: Kerry Coombs 11 a.m. Interview
    Cincinnati12 p.m. ETSigning Day Live 2011: Dave Lawson 12 p.m. Interview
    Cincinnati1 p.m. ETSigning Day Live 2011: Butch Jones 1 p.m. Interview
    Cincinnati2 p.m. ETSigning Day 2011: Butch Jones Press Conference
    Cincinnati8 a.m. ETSigning Day Live 2011: Butch Jones 8 a.m. Interview
    Cincinnati9 a.m. ETSigning Day Live 2011: Troy Everhart 9 a.m. Interview
    Clemson2:30 p.m. ETSigning Day Press Conference
    Florida StateNoon - 1 p.m. ETSeminoles.com Signing Day Special
    Florida State5:30 - 9 p.m. ETJimbo Fisher National Signing Day War Party
    Florida State8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ETJimbo Fisher War Room
    Georgia7:55 a.m. ETSigning Day
    Grand Valley State12 p.m. ETSigning Day Press Conference
    Houston 3:30 p.m. CTKevin Sumlin live Press conference
    Illinois3:30 p.m. CTSigning Day Press Conference
    Illinois State3:30 p.m. CTSigning Day Press Conference
    Indiana5 p.m. ETIndiana University 2011 Signing Day Press Conference
    Indiana8 a.m. - noon ETIndiana University 2011 Signing Day Central
    Iowa3:30 p.m. CT Signing Day Press Conference
    Kansas3 p.m. CTAudio Press Conference
    Louisiana Tech11:15 a.m. CT2011 LA Tech Signing Day Luncheon
    Louisville3 p.m. ETStrong Signing Day Press Conference
    Maryland3-3:30 p.m. ETPress Conference - Gossett Team House
    Maryland6-8 p.m. ETSigning Day Celebration - Riggs Alumni Center
    Memphis3 p.m. CTLive Press Conference
    Miami7 a.m. - 3 p.m. ETNational Signing Day
    Miami4 p.m. ETAl Golden Signing Day Press Conference
    Miami (Ohio)10 a.m. - 1 p.m. ET2011 Miami Spring NLI Signing LIVE
    Michigan2 p.m. ETMichigan's Signing Day Press Conference
    Michigan State3 p.m. ET2011 Football Signing Day Press Conference
    Missouri4:30 p.m. CT Coach Pinkel's press conference
    North Carolina10 a.m. - 1 p.m. ETSigning Day Live
    North Carolina3:15 p.m. ETButch Davis Signing Day 2011 Press Conference
    Northern Illinois3 p.m. CT2011 Football Signing Day (program)
    Northwestern1 p.m. CT2011 Signing Day News Conference
    Notre Dame7 a.m. ETUND.com Signing Day 2011
    Oklahoma2:30 p.m. CT Press Conference
    Oklahoma9 a.m. CT National Signing Day Webcast
    Ole Miss2 p.m. CT Press Conference
    Oregon State2 p.m. PT Signing Day Press Conference
    Oregon State7 a.m. PTWar Room shot
    Purdue4 p.m. ETCoach Hope's Signing Day Press Conference
    Purdue6:30 p.m. ETRecruiting Roundup
    Rice2:30 p.m. CT Football Signing Day Press Conference
    Samford11:30 a.m. CTFootball Signing Day Press Conference
    South Carolina4 p.m. ET Press Conference
    Stanford2 p.m. PT Press Conference
    TCU3:30 p.m. CT Signing Day Press Conference
    Temple4 p.m. ETTemple Football Signing Day Press Conference
    Tennessee3 p.m. ET Signing Day Press Conference
    Texas A&M1 p.m. CTPress Conference
    Texas Tech3p.m. CTSigning Day Press Conference
    Tulane2p.m. CT2011 Football Signing Day Press Conference
    Tulsa2:30p.m. CT Tulsa Signing Day Press Conference
    UCF5 p.m. ET UCF Football Signing Day Show
    UCF7 a.m. ETUCF Football Signing Day TV
    UCLA 4 p.m. PTPress Conference
    UNLV3:30 p.m. PTFootball Signing Day Press Conference
    USC5 p.m. PTPress Conference
    Utah4 pm MTFootball Press Conference
    UTEP 1 p.m. MTFootball Signing Day Press Conference
    Vanderbilt4 p.m. CTNational Signing Day Press Conference with head coach James Franklin
    Washington12 p.m. PTPress Conference
    Washington State2 p.m. PTPaul Wulff Press Conference
    West Virginia3 p.m. ETSigning Day Press Conference
    Wisconsin11:30 a.m. CTWisconsin Signing Day 2011 Special
    Wisconsin3 p.m. CTBret Bielema Signing Day Press Conference
    Wyoming2:30 p.m. MTLive Press Conference
    Signing Day Central
    --ACC--
    Clemson Florida State
    Georgia Tech Maryland
    Miami (Fla.) NC State
    UNC Wake Forest
    --Atlantic 10--
    Richmond UMass
    --Big 12--
    Baylor Kansas
    Kansas State Oklahoma
    Texas Tech
    --Big East--
    Cincinnati Connecticut
    Pittsburgh Lafayette
    Notre Dame
    --Big Ten--
    Illinois Indiana
    Iowa Northern Illinois
    Miami (OH) Northwestern
    Ohio Purdue
    Wisconsin
    --C-USA-
    East Carolina Houston
    Marshall Memphis
    Southern Miss SMU
    Tulane Tulsa
    UAB UCF
    UTEP
    --Missouri Valley--
    Illinois State Southern Illinois
    --Mountain West--
    Colorado State New Mexico
    San Diego State TCU
    UNLV Utah
    Wyoming
    --Pac Ten--
    Arizona Cal
    Oregon State Stanford
    UCLA USC
    Washington Washington State
    --SEC--
    Alabama Auburn
    Georgia Kentucky
    South Carolina Tennessee
    Vanderbilt
    --Sun Belt--
    Old Dominion Florida Atlantic

    For further information, contact:

    Dan Sabreen - CBS College Sports Network - 212.975.5936
    Alex Riethmiller - CBS Interactive Sports - 954.689.3334

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