[UPDATE]: Jemele Hill Leaving ESPN’s ‘SportsCenter’

Jemele Hill Leaving ESPN's 'SportsCenter'

Jemele Hill Leaving ESPN’s ‘SportsCenter’

Jemele Hill is throwing up the deuces, leaving ESPN’s “Sports Center”, according to reports. The news comes a few months after the popular sports journalist and TV host was suspended over controversial tweets about President Trump and the NFL’s National Anthem protests.

Reportedly, her last day on SC6 will be Friday, Feb. 2, two days before the Super Bowl. Michael Smith will host the program solo.

Meanwhile, Jemele has a four year deal with EPSN and will Hill will remain at the network. She’ll continue to write for the ESPN vertical, The Undefeated, and also host town halls.


Hill posted the following explanation to her social media accounts,

Some news to report, re: Me

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Authored by: Kellie Williams