Cassidy Hubbarth, 33, is an American television anchor for ESPN who was the former host of ESPN2’s NBA Tonight and ESPN’s SportsCenter. Hubbarth is currently an NBA sideline reporter as well as the host of ESPN and Cycle’s online basketball show “Buckets”.
Hubbarth was born in 1984 in the Chicago to Emmeline and Gerry Hubbarth. Hubbarth is of Filipino descent from her mother Emmeline’s side and of German and Irish descent from her father Gerry’s side.
She graduated from Evanston Township High School in 2003, where she was a three-sport athlete for four years. Hubbarth was a part of the 2002 ETHS State Championship high school soccer team. She then attended the University of Illinois and received her Bachelor of Science degree from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University.