Marching to Madness Episode 162: SMU head coach Tim Jankovich

In Podcast by Blake Lovell

In today’s episode of Marching to Madness, hosts Blake Lovell and Ken Cross welcome in SMU head coach Tim Jankovich.

Topics of discussion include: how rewarding it has been to see several former SMU players get NBA opportunities, the growth of the basketball community in Dallas, challenges with roster turnover heading into the season, how Shake Milton can continue to make strides, why Jarrey Foster could be set for another breakout season, what Jimmy Whitt will bring to the Mustangs this year, and so much more.

It’s another exciting episode of Marching to Madness!

And while we didn’t get an opportunity to discuss it in the interview, be sure to read all about SMU’s upcoming trip to Canada. The Mustangs will play three games total and visit both Montreal and Toronto during the August 7-14 trip.

About the Hosts:

Blake Lovell has over 10 years of experience in sports media. His work has been featured on The New York Times, Athlon Sports, Rivals, Scout.com, Time Warner Cable, FanRag Sports, and many more. He covers national college basketball for College Hoops Watch, and also covers SEC basketball for SoutheastHoops.com. He’s also a member of the USBWA. 

Ken Cross has a plethora of experience over a 20-plus year period in both print and broadcast journalism. He has worked in some capacity for ESPN Radio, Fox Sports Radio, Sporting News Radio, Yahoo! Sports Radio and many more. This includes coverage of college football, college basketball, Carolina Panthers, Charlotte Hornets/Bobcats, and the Carolina Hurricanes. He’s currently the founder and editor of College Hoops Watch.