Play-by-Play Announcer in Chicago, Illinois
Adam Amin is one of sports media's youngest and most versatile play-by-play broadcasters. Calling a multitude of sports and events across multiple mediums, Adam has been a play-by-play commentator for ESPN since joining the company in 2011 at age 24, immediately becoming one of the network's youngest ever game-callers. He currently serves as the voice of ESPN's CollegeFootball Friday Primetime series, works on ESPN's season-longcoverage of college basketball, and has been on play-by-play dutiesfor the Women's College World Series, NCAA Wrestling Championships,the McDonald's High School All-American Games, and NCAA tournamentcoverage of volleyball and baseball. Adam adds play-by-play of MLB, NBA,college basketball, and college football broadcasts for ESPN Radio tohis portfolio and, in 2016, he assumed the role of lead voice for“The NFL on ESPN Radio.” From 2012-2015, Adam providedplay-by-play for Sports USA Radio on NFL and select college footballbroadcasts. In 2013, he was on themic for Peyton Manning'srecord-setting 51st TD pass as well as Auburn's incredible last-second victory versus Alabama in the Iron Bowl. Heholds the distinction of being the youngest play-by-play announcer toever call a New Year's Six Bowl Game after working on ESPN Radio'scoverage of the 2016 Fiesta Bowl.Adam was named one of sportsmedia's 10 rising stars in 2015 and his voicehas also been featured in commercial advertisements for Sprint,British Airways, and Comcast.From 2007-11, he handledplay-by-play, hosting and reporting tasks for Turner SportsDigital/NCAA Productions, FOX Sports Wisconsin, the Illinois HighSchool Association and the Horizon League Network. Before joiningESPN, Amin had stops in Gary, Ind. and Somerset, NJ calling minorleague baseball, was a studio host for football and basketballbroadcasts at Valparaiso University, and served a stint as SportsDirector at KUOO Radio in Spirit Lake, Iowa.A native of Addison, Ill., Adamgraduated with a degree in television and radio from ValparaisoUniversity where he was twice named Indiana Collegiate Sportscasterof the Year by the state association of broadcasters. In 2009, he wasa finalist for the Jim Nantz Award and honored as one of the top fivecollegiate sportscasters in America. He currently residesin Chicago, Ill.