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Apparently someone at CBS isn't familiar with Wally Szczerbiak

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Wally Szczerbiak led Miami (Ohio) to the Sweet 16, played 10 years in the NBA and even made an All-Star team in 2002.

Those credentials apparently aren't enough to earn the analyst much respect from his own network.

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According to Mike Vitiello from AwfulAnnouncing.com, CBS College Sports ran the above graphic last week referring to Szczerbiak as "Random Dude." I didn't see the broadcast live to verify it's legitimate, but I'm told this is no Photoshop hoax.

The most plausible explanation is probably that someone at CBS couldn't spell Szczerbiak's consonant-heavy last name, inserted default text in the box and then forgot to fix it prior to airtime.

Newspapers occasionally run dummy text by mistake. Therefore it's very possible for a TV station to make the same mistake.

(Thanks, Hot Clicks)

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