WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Long-time college basketball reporter and analyst Andy Katz will serve as the emcee for Atlantic 10 Men's Basketball Media Day, which will be held Tuesday, Oct. 17 at Capital One Arena, site of the 2018 A-10 Championship. Katz will also host the league's live show from media day, which will appear on the A-10 Network and Facebook.
A reporter whose career began in 1989, Katz worked for three different newspapers before being hired full time by ESPN in 1999. During his 17 years with ESPN, Katz served as the network's senior college basketball reporter and writer, while also serving on-camera as an anchor and hosting various podcasts. His experience includes trips the White House to cover President Barack Obama filling out his March Madness bracket.
Atlantic 10 Media Day serves as the official kick-off to A-10 basketball season. The conference will reveal the Preseason Poll and Preseason All-Conference teams. All 14 coaches, as well the five members of the Preseason All-Conference First Team. Stories, photo galleries and video from the day will be posted to Atlantic10.com. For live updates during media day, follow the A-10 on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.