Knight among familiar ESPN faces calling SEC games

Hall of Fame Coach Bob Knight is among the familiar ESPN face that will call SEC games this basketball season.

Knight will team with Rece Davis for telecasts of Thursday night league games on ESPN.

Kentucky plays one Thursday game: against visiting Arkansas on Feb. 27.

On the so-called Super Tuesday games, the ESPN team will be Brad Nessler, Jimmy Dykes and sideline reporter Shannon Spake. A second SEC game will have Joe Davis and Dino Gaudio.

Saturday league games on ESPN will feature Mark Jones and Dykes or Tom Hart and Jon Sundvold.

The announcing teams for other SEC games on Wednesdays and Saturdays will involve play-by-play men Dave Baker, Dave Lamont, Clay Matvick, Mike Morgan and Dave Neal. The color analysts are Barry Booker, Joe Dean, Daymeon Fishback, Kyle Macy and Sundvold.