Megan O'Brien is a sports reporter working as the Digital Correspondent for the BIG EAST Digital Network and the College football host for SI Now. Prior to working with the BIG EAST, Megan worked with NBC Sports during the coverage of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. She worked as a sideline reporter covering baseball for Fox College Sports, and she has appeared on the Big Ten Network.
Megan graduated from the Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. While at Northwestern, Megan was a member of the Wildcats varsity cross country team. She was a 3-time All Academic Big Ten honoree, and won the Sportsmanship award in 2014. When she is not reporting on sports, Megan spends her free time running, and is currently training for the 2017 Boston Marathon in which she qualified for in May.