Niki Noto Palmer: Meet The ESPN Reporter And TV Host

Another year of college football is upon us, which means another year of ESPNU Road Trip with Niki Noto Palmer. The college football reporter and TV host is a University of Alabama graduate and Alabama native. She’s also worked with the Tennessee Titans, Atlanta Falcons, Georgia Public Broadcasting,, and Comcast Sports Southeast for Southeastern Conference games.

Noto joined ESPN in 2011, and has been with the platform ever since. The following is courtesy of her Facebook:

As of 2011, Noto joined ESPN and began traveling the country to the hottest college football matchups for ESPNU’s “Road Trip.” Road Trip has allowed her to travel the country and immerse into the culture and tradition of various schools and programs. Whether it was skydiving with Kansas State, barrel racing with Nebraska, water skiing with Clemson, or attempting gymnastics with Oklahoma, saying “no” has never been an option for this adrenaline junkie. She has hosted the popular show for the past three years.

As a lover of the game of golf, Noto hosted a series in 2013 for, called “Weekly Golf Buzz.” Turner Sports also hired her to cover the Final Four and Frozen Four for In addition to covering the collegiate basketball and hockey championships, the NCAA brought her on board to emcee the events and serve as the in game host for 2014 as well.

To stay connected, follow Niki Noto on Twitter and Instagram.

Leave a Comment