Jeannine Edwards

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Jeannine Edwards is a former ESPN/ABC sportscaster focusing on college football, college basketball and horse racing.

Early career[edit]

Jeannine began her career at the racetrack in Maryland as a jockey and trainer before being hired by ESPN in 1995.[1] Her first television experience was as an in-track host at Pimlico Race Course and Laurel Park beginning in 1993.[2]


Jeannine began her career at ESPN as a horse racing analyst. She became a general assignment reporter for SportsCenter in 2000.[3] Shortly thereafter, she began sideline reporting for college football and college basketball, which she continued on ESPN/ABC through her retirement at the end of 2017.[4]

On December 29, 2017, Edwards retired after her 22-year career at ESPN, which ended with the Cotton Bowl.

Personal life[edit]

On February 17, 2013, Jeannine Edwards became engaged to Oklahoma State Cowboys football defensive coordinator Glenn Spencer. Edwards and Spencer later married on July 12, 2013.