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Marching to Madness Episode 218: Stephen F. Austin head coach Kyle Keller

In Podcast by Ken Cross

In this episode of Marching to Madness, hosts Blake Lovell and Ken Cross welcome back Stephen F. Austin head coach Kyle Keller. Topics of discussion include: the Lumberjacks’ rise to 16-3, how the pre-conference SEC slate helped prepare for the grind of the season, the development of Kevon Harris and T.J. Holyfield, Shannon Bogues’ impact, how the team prepares on …

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Marching to Madness Episode 217: Big Ten Network analyst Jon Crispin

In Podcast by Ken Cross

In this episode of Marching to Madness, hosts Blake Lovell and Ken Cross welcome analyst Jon Crispin of the Big Ten Network. Topics of discussion include: the effects of the one-and-done on Duke and Kentucky, Purdue’s staying power, the resurgence of Ohio State, Michigan State’s outlook the rest of the season, the surprising struggles for Wisconsin, and much more. It’s …

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Marching to Madness Episode 216: Western Kentucky head coach Rick Stansbury

In Podcast by Ken Cross

In this episode of Marching to Madness, hosts Blake Lovell and Ken Cross welcome Western Kentucky Hilltoppers head coach Rick Stansbury. Topics of discussion include: how the Hilltoppers chemistry has developed quickly, the evolving mental toughness, Taveion Hollingsworth’s development, Darius Thompson’s play at WKU, and much more. It’s another exciting episode of Marching to Madness! Be sure to¬†subscribe to the …

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Marching to Madness Episode 215: Former Georgia Tech head coach Bobby Cremins

In Podcast by Ken Cross

In this episode of Marching to Madness, hosts Blake Lovell and Ken Cross welcome back former Georgia Tech, Appalachian State, and Charleston head coach Bobby Cremins. Topics of discussion include: Whether this is Tony Bennett’s best team at Virginia, Duke’s defensive struggles, the depth of the SEC, the Trae Young-Steph Curry comparison, and much more. It’s another exciting episode of …

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Marching to Madness Episode 214: Northern Colorado assistant Ken DeWeese

In Podcast by Ken Cross

In this episode of Marching to Madness, hosts Blake Lovell and Ken Cross are joined by Northern Colorado assistant coach Ken DeWeese. Topics of discussion include: his father’s influence on his coaching philosophy, the Bears’ success despite dealing with NCAA sanctions, how Andre Spight and Jordan Davis continue to expand their game, the challenges of travel in the expansive Big …

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Marching to Madness Episode 213: Tulane head coach Mike Dunleavy

In Podcast by Ken Cross

In this episode of Marching to Madness, hosts Blake Lovell and Ken Cross welcome in Tulane head basketball coach Mike Dunleavy. Topics of discussion include: Tulane’s rise to an 11-4 record, the leadership and develop of Cameron Reynolds and Melvin Frazier, Dunleavy’s philosophies on transitioning from the NBA level, the Green Wave’s backcourt which features Ray Ona Embo and Jordan …

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Marching to Madness Episode 212: CBS Sports analyst Pete Gillen

In Podcast by Blake Lovell

In this episode of Marching to Madness, hosts Blake Lovell and Ken Cross welcome back CBS Sports analyst Pete Gillen. Topics of discussion include: Markus Howard’s brilliant game for Marquette, the stellar play of LSU’s Tremont Waters, Trae Young’s excellent start, what to make of the ACC and Big East, the rise of the Mountain West, and so much more. …

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Marching to Madness Episode 211: Portland assistant coach Bob Cantu

In Podcast by Ken Cross

In this episode of Marching to Madness, hosts Blake Lovell and Ken Cross welcome back Portland assistant coach Bob Cantu. Topics of discussion include: the Pilots’ season so far, how the rebuilding process is coming along, the play of Malcolm and Franklin Porter, how Jo Jo Walker and Marcus Shaver are developing, Portland’s inclusion in the PK80, a preview of …

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Marching to Madness Episode 210: Princeton assistant Brett MacConnell

In Podcast by Ken Cross

In this episode of Marching to Madness, hosts Blake Lovell and Ken Cross welcome Princeton assistant coach Brett MacConnell. Topics of discussion include: the philosophy of recruitment, the diverse talents of the backcourt of Amir Bell, Devin Cannady, and Myles Stephens, the emerging freshman Sebastian Much, the rise of the Ivy league, a preview of the Tigers’ upcoming matchup with …

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Marching to Madness Episode 209: Troy head coach Phil Cunningham

In Podcast by Blake Lovell

In this episode of Marching to Madness, hosts Blake Lovell and Ken Cross welcome back Troy head coach Phil Cunningham. Topics of discussion include: how Jordon Varnado’s injury has impacted the Trojans early on, Wesley Person’s development, how other players are continuing to expand their roles, the team’s defensive philosophy, expectations heading into Sun Belt play, and so much more. …