Daily Collegian Sports Editor Andrew Destin interviews award-winning ESPN sportscaster Lisa Salters, a 1988 broadcast journalism graduate of Penn State and former Penn State women’s basketball player.
Salters has been a reporter for ESPN and ESPN on ABC since 2000. Earlier, she covered the O.J. Simpson murder case for ABC, the Iraq War and several Olympic Games. She talked to Destin about reporting from Africa on civil war and famine early in her broadcast career.
Her work has been recognized with significant awards, including a Sports Emmy Award and Gracie Award. In 2017, she was inducted into the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame.
This is the second roundtable in the winter/spring 2021 series.