October 1, 1993
On October 1, 1993 ESPN launched a second sports telecast show ESPN 2. A young and eager 28 year old Stuart Scott hosted the first “sportsmash” segment of SportsNight updating viewers on any sports news and updates. ESPN producers said they knew they had something special after his first telecast. He later moved to a lead anchor for SportsNight, and eventually moved to ESPN’s main channel SportsCenter.