It's February, 2039.
Greg Paulus' Duke Blue Devils are about to take on Shaka Smart's North Carolina Tar Heels at Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham, N.C. The ACC regular season men's basketball title is on the line. ESPN, of course, is here to broadcast the event.
"This is awesome, baby!" Dick Vitale, now 100 years old, screams (although it's more like a scratchy moan at this point) on the telecast. "We've got a special one tonight."
Vitale, who's been calling college basketball games for more than 30 years, says this is a possible, and hopefully attainable, goal for himself.
The ESPN college basketball analyst appeared on The Dan Patrick Show this morning. He discussed a number of topics, but the one that stood out was the 75-year-old saying he wants to be the first sports broadcaster to call a game at 100 years of age.
Vitale starts talking about his goal at the 1:25 mark.
"I want to be the first guy in the history of broadcasting to walk out and do a game at 100. That is my goal. That is my dream. If you don't have dreams, what do you have?" Vitale said.
Vitale added that he hopes his final college basketball game will feature, unsurprisingly, Duke and Kentucky.
The 2014-15 college basketball season starts Friday.