Mike Bellotti to Join ESPN: Could Pac-10 Benefit?

Chase TitlemanContributor IMarch 19, 2010

SAN DIEGO, CA - DECEMBER 30:   Head Coach Mike Bellotti of the University of Oregon Ducks holds the winner's trophy after beating the Oklahoma State University Cowboys in the Pacific Life Holiday Bowl at Qualcomm Stadium on December 30, 2008 in San Diego, California. The Ducks won 42-31. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)
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Mike Bellotti will make an announcement today at 11:30 AM Pacific time that he is leaving his post as athletic director at the University of Oregon to accept a football analyst position at ESPN.

This announcement comes less than a week after announcing that Ernie Kent will no longer coach the men's basketball program at the school.