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"The Huddle" with Greg McKinney, JC Shurburtt and Lonzo



Greg McKinney (G-Mack) has been a part of Upstate sports for many years.  He's the voice for the Byrnes Rebels High School football team, he also has been the voice for the Greenville Red Raiders and the Dorman Cavaliers.  Greg has also worked on college fields by being a part of the Wofford College Radio team and a member of the Wofford College Hall of Fame.  Every fall, Greg hosts "The College Football Today" Pregame show before every Clemson football game on 93.3 The Planet.  And to really round out an Upstate sports experience, Greg has covered news and sports in the Carolinas for years, and is a past president of the Radio-Television News Directors Association of the Carolinas. 
The Huddle was named "Sports Talk Show of the Year" by the South Carolina Broadcasters Association in 2016.
Join G-Mack, J.C. and Lonzo every weekday from 1pm to 4pm on ESPN Upstate!!



 JC Shurburtt is the former National College Football Recruiting Director for 247Sports. He also has covered college football and recruiting for ESPN.com andrivals.com during his  career. As one of the most-respected voices on college football, Shurburtt has been featured in publications like the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Sports Illustrated, The Sporting  News, The Washington Post, Miami Herald, Seattle Times, Arizona Republic, Dallas Morning News, Orlando Sentinel and a host of other major outlets for his opinions on college  football recruiting. Shurburtt also has been involved with daily sports talk radio since 2008, when he launched the successful local talk show “The Box” in Columbia, S.C. Currently,  Shurburtt owns and operates TheBigSpur.com, a site devoted to covering University of South Carolina athletics, and writes about recruiting on a freelance basis. A graduate of USC  Upstate who attended Byrnes High School in Duncan (and is a proud Rebel), Shurburtt resides in Greenville.


 Lonzo started his radio career in 1998 at 98.1 the Peak, running braves baseball games and producing sports shows on the weekend. In 2000 he began working at WORD as producer and as co-host on The Gamecock Warmup show, which became The Warmup and finally The Scoreboard. Over a span of 16 years he was the voice of football on Word on Saturday nights. When ESPN Upstate started, Lonzo was there at the beginning. He is Executive Producer for both WORD and ESPN Upstate, producer and Co-host for the Huddle, and host of the Friday Night Wrap during high school football season. Lonzo played wrestled, ran track, and pole vaulted in high school. He played football in high school and college. Lonzo is a Buckeye, Gamecocks, Chiefs, and Panther fan and loves all sports.


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