Jake Tuber gets on ESPNU and sort of talks about basketball
To promote “Campus Connection,” an ESPNU program that you might have seen with the sound off on one of the Yates TVs, ESPN technicians handed over microphones to several students during live game broadcasts last week.
One of those games was the Georgetown-WVU game, and one of those students was Jake Tuber (COL `09), who expressed enough excitement about the chance to practice live broadcasting that the Chronicle of Higher Education joined ESPNU in making him a star.
Maybe it’s the philosophy student in him, and maybe it’s just what the network ordered, but in any event, he opted not to prattle on about student excitement. Instead, Tuber gave the tube a linguistics lesson: