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Mississippi State University
Senior Associate Athletic Director / Broadcast Operations & Live Events

Bennie Ashford is the senior associate athletic director of broadcast operations and live events for Mississippi State University. In his role, he oversees school control productions for SEC/ESPN Network. Ashford’s Hail State Productions team produces over 100 live events annually for ESPN’s linear and digital platforms. In addition, he oversees the in-venue scoreboard productions for all sports.

Ashford graduated from Mississippi State University with a bachelor’s degree in broadcast communications.