Kevin Connors joined ESPN in July 2008 and is a fulltime SportsCenter anchor, usually seen in nighttime editions. During his time with ESPN, he has handled college basketball play-by-play assignments and previously hosted the former NBA Coast-to-Coast program.
Connors came to ESPN from WCBS-TV in New York, where he served as weekend sports anchor, and WCBS NewsRadio 880, where he handled afternoon drive sports updates. He started his broadcasting career with WRNN-TV, an independent television station serving the New York metropolitan area, where he was sports anchor from 1997 to 2006 and sports director for eight years.
A five-time New York State Broadcaster’s Association Award winner for outstanding sportscasts, Connors is a native of Rockville Centre, New York, on Long Island.