Aug. 31, 2006
Georgia Tech hosts second-ranked Notre Dame in a nationally-televised showdown that kicks off at 8 p.m. ET Saturday at Bobby Dodd Stadium at Historic Grant Field.
The game is the debut of the new primetime series, ESPN on ABC. Announcers are Brent Musburger, Bob Davie, Kirk Herbstreit, and Lisa Salters.
ESPN College Gameday, featuring Kirk Herbstreit, Lee Corso, Chris Fowler and Desmond Howard will originate live from the Georgia Tech campus from 10 a.m. – 12 noon Saturday. The Gameday crew will also host pregame, halftime and postgame coverage from inside Bobby Dodd Stadium. Click here for details on the Gameday visit to Georgia Tech.
Radio coverage for the Tech-Notre Dame game is available on the Georgia Tech-ISP Radio network, including Atlanta flagship station WQXI-AM 790 the Zone. In the Atlanta area, FM coverage is available on WREK-FM 91.1 as well as on WTSH-FM 107.1 A complete list of radio affiliates carrying the game is below.
Wes Durham is in his 12th season as the Voice of the Yellow Jackets. He is joined in the booth by Atlanta Falcons legend Jeff Van Note, while former Tech and NFL quarterback Rick Strom reports from the sideline.
Pregame coverage begins at 6 p.m. with Yellow Jacket Countdown as Durham is joined this week by former Tech and NFL standout Dorsey Levens.
The Tech radio broadcast is also available on satellite radio on XM Channel 194.
Tech fans can preview Saturday’s game beginning Thursday with the Chan Gailey Radio Show from 7-8 p.m. ET on WQXI-AM 790 the Zone, as well as selected affiliates around the state.
“Georgia Tech Sports Today with Chan Gailey,” the weekly half-hour television program featuring the Tech head coach, can be seen at the following times:
Thursday, 4 p.m., Sun Sports
Friday, 5 p.m., Comcast/Charter Sports Southeast (CSS)
Saturday, 8:30 a.m., WATL-TV (Channel 26)
Saturday, 9:30 a.m., Turner South
A television replay of the game, featuring Tech legend Joe Hamilton as the color analyst, will be shown on CSS-TV at the following times:
Tuesday, Sept. 5, 3 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 5, 9 p.m.
Radio Affiliates for Tech-Notre Dame GameAlbany WALG-AM (1590)Atlanta WQXI-AM (790)Atlanta WREK-FM (91.1)Atlanta Northwest/Rome WSTH-FM (107.1)Augusta WRDW-AM (1630)Bainbridge WBGE-FM (101.9)Brunswick WSFN-AM (790)Calhoun WEBS-AM (1030)Cherryville, NC WCSL-AM (1590)Claxton WCLA-AM (1470)Commerce WJJC-AM (1270)Cuthbert WCUG-AM (850)Gainesville WGGA-AM (1240)GAstonia, NC WGNC-AM (1450)Griffin WKEU-AM (1450)Hinesville/Savannah WSSJ-FM (92.3)Jesup WLOP-AM (1370)Lexington, NC WLXN-AM (1440)Louisville WPEH-AM (1420)Macon/Forsyth WQMJ-FM (100.1)Milledgeville WMTM-AM (1450)Moultrie WMTM-AM (1300)Rome WTSH-FM (107.1)Shelby, NC WOHS-AM (730)Tenille-Sandersville WJFL-FM (101.9)Thomaston WTGA-AM (1590)Thomson WTWA-AM (1240)Toccoa WNEG-AM (630)Vidalia WVOP-AM (970)Vidalia WTCQ-FM (97.7)Warner Robins WNNG-AM (1350)Waycross/Blackshear WFNS-AM (1350)West Point WPLV-AM (1310)Winder WIMO-AM (1300)