July 21, 2013
Bristol, Conn. - Vanderbilt Coach James Franklin will be among the first of 50 head coaches from across the nation to participate in ESPN's 2013 College Football "Car Wash" from its Connecticut headquarters.
Franklin, who has guided Vanderbilt to consecutive bowl appearances in his two years as the Commodores' head coach, will appear Monday on several ESPN platforms to talk about team expectations on the upcoming season and current topics in college football.
Franklin's first appearance Monday at 10:15 a.m. (CT) is scheduled on First Take, an ESPN feature co-hosted by Vanderbilt graduate Skip Bayless.
Franklin's media schedule on the ESPN campus follows:
10:15 a.m. - First Take
10:45 a.m. - College GameDay
11:15 a.m. - Highly Questionable
11:50 a.m. - Digital Media
12:40 p.m. - ITK/Front Row
1:00 p.m. - College Football Live
1:15 p.m. - Chat on ESPN.com
1:40 p.m. - Appearance on SportsCenter
2:00 p.m. - CFB Insider with Travis Haney
All times are CT.
Starting Monday and continuing through August 1, ESPN will bring about 50 of college football's top head coaches to its Bristol headquarters for the "Car Wash" series.
On Monday and Tuesday, ESPN's "Car Wash" focuses on Southeastern Conference teams. Other SEC coaches expected to join Franklin on Monday are Hugh Freeze of Ole Miss, Les Miles of LSU, Dan Mullen of Mississippi State, Gary Pinkel of Missouri, Mark Richt of Georgia, Kevin Sumlin of Texas A&M and Nick Saban of Alabama.