Scott Van Pelt

ESPN Commentator

Scott Van Pelt attended the University of Maryland and is now an anchor and talk-show host for ESPN, where he has worked since 2001. Van Pelt started his career in sports casting at WTTG-TV, a Fox affiliate in Washington D.C. Van Pelt emerged as a sports reporter and anchor on The Golf Channel, which he joined shortly before its launch in 1995. He anchored SportsCenter after moving to ESPN in 2001, adding work as host of the network’s on-site coverage of golf’s major championships. Van Pelt also talks sports on an afternoon ESPN Radio show with Ryen Russillo and is heavily involved in the network’s college football coverage as well.