Keith Jackson, 'voice of college football,' dies at 89

Keith Jackson, 'voice of college football,' dies at 89
Longtime college football announcer Keith Jackson died Friday at the age of 89. (Photo by Richard Shotwell Invision/AP)

(RNN) - Legendary college football announcer Keith Jackson died Friday. He was 89 years old.

The Los Angeles Times reported his death Saturday.

Referred to as "the voice of college football," he called games for 50 years until retiring in 2006.

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