Richard John "Dick" Vitale also known as "Dickie V", is an American basketball sportscaster. A former head coach in the college and professional ranks, he is.
From: Dick Vitale During the past month and a half, I have had a very difficult time with discomfort in my throat. Personally, I want to apologize to all of the fans.
Dick Vitale Has Throat Surgery. Dick Vitale is temporarily stepping down as ESPN's lead college basketball analyst after undergoing throat surgery Tuesday, .
National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame inductee Dick Vitale speaks This isn't medical school, where someone needs the proper training.
Dick Vitale, college basketball's top analyst and ambassador, joined ESPN during be named The Dick Vitale Physical Education and Health Training Center.