DAPHNE, Ala. – Sports fans, mark your calendars to tune in live at 11:30 a.m. Monday for the next edition of the United States Sports Academy’s Sports Talk program.

This week, Sports Talk moderator Dr. Bret Simmermacher, Academy chair of sports coaching, will discuss the selection of the College Football Playoff teams as well as the upcoming college football bowl season, joined by former ESPN broadcaster Mike Gottfried and Academy doctoral teaching assistant Ben Billman.

You can view the live stream or view the program afterwards at the Academy’s YouTube site at https://www.youtube.com/user/USSportsAcademy.

Sports Talk features commentary on a wide range of current events in the sporting world, usually in a panel-discussion forum.

The United States Sports Academy is an independent, non-profit, accredited, special mission Sports University created to serve the nation and world with programs in instruction, research, and service. The role of the Academy is to prepare men and women for careers in the profession of sports. For more information about the Academy, call 251-626-3303 or visit www.ussa.edu.