NEW YORK -- Billy Packer is out after 27 years as the lead college basketball analyst for CBS. He's being replaced by Clark Kellogg, who has done game and studio analysis for the network for 16 years. He'll partner with Jim Nantz on his first Final Four in April.
Kellogg says he's "excited, humbled and quite pleased" at the
Packer confirmed the move Sunday, through a CBS official, to The
Miami Herald, which first reported the story. Packer is pursuing
other basketball projects and declined further comment.
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