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BTN putting on full-court press for National Championship game

CHICAGO – BTN will provide extensive on-site coverage surrounding the College Football Playoff National Championship between Ohio State and Oregon.

BTN kicks off its coverage at 2:30 PM ET Tuesday with a live look at Ohio State’s on-campus media day. Coach Urban Meyer’s interview session will also stream live on BTN2Go.

On Saturday, Dave Revsine, Gerry DiNardo, Howard Griffith and Glen Mason will provide coverage of National Championship Media Day from the Dallas Convention Center, and be joined on set by a number of special guests during a 60-minute BTN Finale airing at 4:30 PM ET.

On Sunday, the same four return for the College Football Playoff Championship Preview Show at 5 PM ET to break down the matchup and discuss keys to victory. The show will originate from AT&T Stadium, with the BTN set located on the plaza outside of Gate H.

Monday’s coverage begins at 6 PM ET with BTN Live, followed by the College Football Playoff Championship Pregame Show at 7 PM ET. Revsine, DiNardo, Griffith and Mason will be live from the set outside AT&T Stadium, while Rick Pizzo, Stanley Jackson and Chuck Long anchor BTN’s coverage from the BTN Studio in Chicago. The pregame show will also include a pair of one-on-one interviews from earlier in the week in which Griffith spoke to Sugar Bowl MVP Ezekiel Elliot, and DiNardo sat down with offensive coordinator Ed Warinner.

Following the game, Revsine, DiNardo, Griffith and Mason will have highlights, analysis and interviews with select Ohio State coaches and student-athletes on the College Football Playoff Championship Postgame Show.

*courtesy BTN Network release

Andy Coppens is the Founder and Publisher of Talking10. He's a member of the Football Writers Association of America (FWAA) and has been covering college sports in some capacity since 2008. You can follow him on Twitter @AndyOnFootball


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