Oct. 29, 2009
ESPN College GameDay will broadcast live from 8-10 a.m. Mtn. at the Air Force Academy for the Air Force - Army game on Saturday, Nov. 7.
The show will be on the Academy Terrazzo and is open to the general public. The Air Force Academy North gate will open at 6 a.m. and shuttle buses will begin taking fans from the front of the Cadet Field House to the Terrazzo beginning at 6:30 a.m. Parking is available in the East lot of the Cadet Field House.
The shuttle is the only option for the general public to gain admittance to the event. The public will be limited to hand held cameras only with lenses four inches or less and there will be no food or drinks or bags of any kind allowed. Signs will be permitted, but must meet approval by ESPN and the Academy. The Terrazzo will be cleared immediately following the show.
Air Force hosts service academy rival Army later that day, beginning at 1:30 p.m. in Falcon Stadium. The game will be televised by CBS College (CBS C).
The popular crew of Chris Fowler, Kirk Herbstreit, Lee Corso and Desmond Howard will be making their third appearance at the Academy. The crew was here in 2001 (Army) and 2002 (Notre Dame). The appearance begins a special week of programming in conjunction with Veterans Day.