The Duckpin Podcast, Episode #7

Talking sports broadcasting with Rob Cornelius

In this week’s episode of The Duckpin Podcast we speak to Rob Cornelius, color commentator for Ohio University Athletics.

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About the Episode: In this episode we discuss;

  • How Cornelius became a color commentator in two sports. including his unusual entry into the field;

  • The surreal experience of being on the court the moment the Mid-American Conference tournament was postponed due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.

  • Game preparation, routine, and travel;

  • Ohio’s trips to the NCAA Tournaments and bowl games, including stories about The Bahamas Bowl, Famous Idaho Potato Bowl, the NCAA Tournament, and more.

  • The best advice for individuals wanting to get involved with calling sports.

About the Guest: Rob Cornelius is the color commentator for Ohio Bobcats football and men’s basketball. He is an Ohio grad and has been calling sports for over twenty years. Rob lives in Parkersburg, WV where he is also Chairman of the Wood County Republican Party.

You can follow Rob on Twitter at @robcwv.