Molly Sullivan

Visiting Lecturer, Journalism and Media Studies
Expertise: Sports Journalism, Sports Broadcasting, Television Broadcasting, Sports, News


A veteran sports broadcaster with more than 15 years of experience, Molly Sullivan has worked as a sideline reporter for national game broadcasts on ESPN, NBA TV, TNT, NFL Network, CBS Sports Network, and NBC Sports.

Sullivan first cut her teeth on the UNLV sidelines covering college football and basketball regionally before moving to Philadelphia in the spring of 2012. After serving as the sideline reporter for the 76ers on NBC Sports Philadelphia for seven seasons, she then covered the Philadelphia Eagles for two seasons before returning to her hometown as the lead Raiders reporter in their inaugural season for the CBS affiliate in Las Vegas.

Sullivan, a former distance swimmer and Atlantic Coast Conference champion at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, joined UNLV's Hank Greenspun School of Journalism and Media Studies as a lecturer in 2022.


  • The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill