‘College GameDay’: Which headgear did Lee Corso pick for the Cy-Hawk game? Views from inside the set of ESPN’s “College GameDay” outside of Jack Trice Stadium before the Iowa vs. Iowa State football game. The Des Moines Register ESPN’s “College GameDay” is the best showcase college football has to offer. But no tradition carries as much cache as Lee Corso’s choice of headgear for the marquee game the show travels to each week. The venerable host and former college football coach makes a show of who he picks for the big game, as a 3-hour telecast crescendos to a boo-or-cheer moment.