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Everything you need to know about the great game of college basketball all the way through the Final Four!

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    Kansas Wins National Title In New Orleans | College Basketball Coast

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 5, 2022 23:31


    What a title game in New Orleans and in the end the Kansas Jayhawks overtook North Carolina to win the National Championship with a dramatic 72-69 win in the Superdome to capture their 4th ever championship. And, host T.J. Rives and guests recap it all from the "Big Easy" on the latest "College Basketball Coast to Coast." T.J. gets the insight, analysis and more with Ari Russell, DeShaun Tate and T.C. Martin, as they were all in the dome to see Kansas rally from 15 points down at the half in an NCAA Championship Game record. Bill Self coaches the Jayhawks to a second National title for him and Kansas denies the North Carolina momentum that they had built throughout the month of March, etc In the end, it's Kansas cutting down the nets and celebrating. And, we talk about all that happened on "College Basketball Coast to Coast!" And, make sure to follow/subscribe to our show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google, etc. And, hear us streaming on our Tunein channel, as well! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    North Carolina Kansas Title Game Preview Adam Zagoria And Tyler Jones | College Basketball Coast To Coast

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 4, 2022 50:03


    It's here! The culmination of the 2022 NCAA Men's Tourney is tonight in New Orleans, as the North Carolina Tarheels go for their second title in 5 years against the Kansas Jayhawks, who are seeking their 2nd title since 2008. And, host T.J. Rives and guests are ready to preview it all on "College Basketball Coast to Coast!" Hear T.J. with Ari Russell and DeShaun Tate of "Tate's Take" the podcast live from "The Big Easy" on the atmosphere around the French Quarter of New Orleans building to the championship game. They give thoughts on the two teams and what they have left in their reserves to go for victory in the Superdome. Then, T.J. talks with Tyler Jones of ChatSports.com and "The Jones Report" podcast who is a KU graduate and former Lawrence, KS radio host. Tyler sets the stage for what the campus and fandom will be like for Monday night's game and the anticipated celebration. Next, Adam Zagoria of the New York Times and Zagsblog.com is back on the show to give his insight on tonight's matchup, the crowd build up in New Orleans and will UNC's first year coach, Hubert Davis, make history with a title win in year one? Then, T.J. Ari and DeShaun all give some final picks for the Tarheels and RockChalk, too. It's all part of College Basketball Coast to Coast and make sure to follow/subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google, etc.!! And, hear our streaming channel with the shows on Tunein. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Final Four Sunday Show With TC Martin And Ari Russell From New Orleans

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 3, 2022 33:18


    The dust has settled and now Kansas and North Carolina get set to meet for college basketball's top prize- the 2022 National Title Monday night in New Orleans. And, host T.J. Rives and his guests are back from "the Big Easy" to give you their insight and stories. T.J. welcomes Ari Russell and T.C. Martin back aboard on the day in between the semi-finals and the championship game. What was it like to be in the Superdome in terms of drama and 70,000 roaring fans Saturday night? What about "Coach K" Mike Kzryzewski having been ousted by the arch rival Tarheels in his final game as Duke coach? And, how much luster is off the title game because he and Duke won't be playing in it Monday night? T.C. has insight on North Carolina transfer star Brady Maniek and how he is connected to Lon Krueger and son Kevin Krueger, whom T.C. spent some time with on Saturday night in the dome? T.J. and Ari also re-live a HILARIOUS, but slightly scary story from the Sunday of Final Four weekend in Indianapolis 2006. That night tornado warnings were everywhere in Indiana and the Midwest. And the guys had to evacuate to the hotel basement, but not before Ari had to be pried away from the hotel TV watching his favorite TV show.. Plenty of fun on this Sunday heading to Monday on the latest "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to follow/subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google, etc.!! And, also find us on our free Tunein streaming channel on the app/service with our shows. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Saturday Night Final Four Recap- Kansas North Carolina Move On

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 3, 2022 24:00


    On a dramatic Saturday night in New Orleans the Kansas Jayhawks and the North Carolina Tarheels have advanced to the Monday night championship game of the 2022 NCAA Tournament.! And, host T.J. Rives and guests go over it all in the aftermath from New Orleans. Hear T.C. Martin of the "T.C.Martin Show" in Las Vegas, Ari Russell our analyst from NYC and DeShaun Tate of "Tate's Take" the podcast in a roundtable of analysis as the Jayhawks over-powered Villanova in the first semi-final behind big man David McCormack's big night. Then, the guys also discuss the crazy, second game in the "Big Easy" on Saturday as the Tarheels and coach Hubert Davis have beaten Duke, again, to end the coaching career of Mike Kzyrzewski at the Final Four. Just how did Carolina pull it off, especially down the stretch? T.J., Ari, T.C. and DeShaun break it down. So, much excitement and drama to conclude the 2022 NCAA Tourney, and the stage is set for Monday night for Kansas to meet North Carolina for the title. Hear it all on "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to follow/subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc.!! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Final Four Saturday Preview With Mike DeCourcy Of Sporting News And Tim Brando Of Fox Sports

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 2, 2022 65:00


    It's arrived! Final Four Saturday in New Orleans, as the Superdome is the setting for Villanova and Kansas to battle for one spot in the national title game. And, then, in the nightcap Saturday night it's an EPIC latest game in the storied Duke-North Carolina rivalry. This, as they meet for a spot to play for it all on Monday night, too. And, host T.J. Rives has your full preview on the latest "College Basketball Coast to Coast! First, T.J. welcomes Mike DeCourcy, U.S. Basketball Writers Hall of Famer and Columnist for the Sporting News, to get his insight and analysis on these two games. What does Mike think of 'Nova's chances without one of their star players due to injury? Or will Kansas get by them to play for it all on Monday? Also, Mike has his thoughts on whether Mike Kzryzewski will go out a winner in the "Big Easy" this weekend or could North Carolina spoil it all on Saturday evening? Later, T.J. gets more breakdown from Tim Brando of Fox Sports, who worked play by play of Villanova games throughout the regular season in the Big East and in the Big East Tournament to begin March. Why does "Timmy B" believe that the Wildcats will ultimately advance? And, Tim has called many of the Duke-UNC regular season battles previously. So, he gives tremendous insight into just how massive this game will be in the rivalry. And, Brando makes his pick for the ultimate champion on Monday night, too? Get all the lowdown from "the French Quarter" in New Orleans before the action happens on the newest edition of "College Basketball Coast to Coast." And make sure to follow/subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Google, Spotify, etc. to this podcast for our recap show Saturday night, Sunday and Monday previews of the title game and of course, a final recap, when a champion is crowned! And, we are also streaming on our channel on Tunein 24/7. Just look for "College Basketball Coast to Coast!" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Kansas North Carolina Advance To Final Four | College Basketball Coast To Coast

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 28, 2022 34:01


    The Men's Final Four for the 2022 NCAA tourney is set! And, host T.J. Rives is back with his guests to give you insight, analysis and look ahead thoughts on the road to New Orleans. This, as Kansas and North Carolina joined Duke and Villanova as the four remaining teams vying for the championship. And, we are ready to talk all about it on "College Basketball Coast to Coast." First, T.J. welcomes Zach Gelb of weekday afternoon host nationally on CBS Sports Radio. Zach was in the arena in Philly, as the UNC Tarheels stopped this year's "Cinderella" St. Peter's with an easy, 20 point win on Sunday. Just how did Carolina wallop the Peacocks, when Kentucky and Purdue could not earlier? Plus, Zach gives insight on what the arena was like not far from the St. Peter's campus, etc. Then, it's analyst Mark Wise of ESPN/SEC Network jumping on the show. Mark gives his thoughts on Carolina and Kansas both winning big to advance. In particular, why did the Jayhawks blow away the Miami Hurricanes in the second half in Chicago to earn their spot in the Final Four? Plus, Mark saw Arkansas all season in the SEC, but Duke was just better on Saturday night. He describes why on the show, and looks ahead to an EPIC Duke-North Carolina semi-final coming on Saturday. We're talking about that matchup and Big East power Villanova now meeting the Jayhawks in the other semi-all week long, leading to Saturday on "College Basketball Coast to Coast." And, make sure to follow/subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google, etc. and hear us streaming on our channel 24/7 on Tunein!! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Duke Villanova Advance To Final Four Now Can UNC St Peter's Kansas Or Miami Join Them?

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 27, 2022 35:03


    Two spots are now taken for the 2022 Men's College Hoops Final Four in New Orleans and now, on Sunday, two more will try to do the same. And, host T.J. Rives and guests are ready to break it all down on the latest edition of "College Basketball Coast to Coast." First, T.J. welcomes T.C. Martin of "The T.C. Martin Show" in Las Vegas, who was in the arena in San Francisco for the Duke Blue Devils Saturday night win over Arkansas to go to Coack K's record 13th Final Four. T.C. tells you what he saw courtside from Duke that helped them get another crucial tourney win and will the magic continue in the Big Easy? Then, T.J. brings back Matt Zemek of the USA Today Trojanswire.com website. Matt has perspective on the West, but has also been a national college hoops writer and voice for over 20 years. And, T.J. also has DeShaun Tate from Atlanta and "Tate's Take" the podcast. The guys go over the impressive Villanova win over Houston Saturday in Texas fo their latest Elite Eight victory. And, is Nova poised to get a third title since 2016? Plus, Matt and DeShaun give their thoughts on how Duke won Saturday and will we see a third battle with arch rival North Carolina? The Tarheels play upstart St. Peters University of New Jersey, seeded 15th in their bracket, on Sunday afternoon in Philly. Will the upsets continue for the Peacocks or do one of the Blue Bloods make it, again? The other Sunday matchup is always consistently good Kansas battling another hoop underdog in the Miami Hurricanes. Can the top seeded Jayhawks get back to the Final Four or does Miami pull another upset and make the Final Four for the first time ever? Hear it all on "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to follow/subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google, etc.!! And catch our streaming channel on Tunein, as well! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    St Peter's Pulls Another Stunner And Saturday Elite Eight Previews With Tyler Jones And Jason Powers

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 26, 2022 34:00


    It was another dramatic night on Friday for the 2022 NCAA Tourney, as tiny St. Peter's University in New Jersey became the first ever #15 seed to make the Elite Eight. And, host T.J. Rives is ready to recap with guests that monumental win and all the action + preview the two Saturday night games for spots in the Final Four on "College Basketball Coast to Coast!" First, T.J. welcomes back Tyler Jones of the "Jones Report Podcast" and a Kansas alum. Tyler has thoughts on his Jayhawks winning over Providence in Chicago and looks ahead to them playing #10 seed Miami on Sunday afternoon. T.J. and Tyler also try to make sense of the Peacocks of St. Peter's stunning Purdue to make it to Sunday. How did this little school in Jersey City, NJ win again? Now, they play mighty North Carolina Sunday, who defeated fellow "blue blood" UCLA late Friday night. Then, T.J. welcomes Jason Powers of the "Powers on Sports" podcast back aboard. They quickly go over Friday night and Jason's thoughts on what St. Peter's did, again. Jason then gives his insight and analysis on whether Villanova and Duke can make it to New Orleans as the heavy favorites? Or will Houston and Arkansas (two former Southwest Conference schools) can spoil those plans Saturday night? What will happen with Coach K and the "Dookies?" Can they get him back to the Final Four? We are discussing it all on "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to follow/subscribe to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google, etc.!! And find our streaming live channel on Tunein for more coverage of the mayhem of college hoops in March! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Duke Villanova Arkansas Houston Advance To Elite Eight | College Basketball Coast to Coast Friday

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 25, 2022 33:02


    We have four teams that have taken slots in the Elite Eight of the 2022 NCAA Tourney with their wins on Thursday night. And, host T.J. Rives is ready to talk Duke, Arkansas, Villanova and Texas Tech on the latest edition of "College Basketball Coast to Coast!" First, T.J. gets the recap from San Francisco on the Arkansas upset of Gonzaga and Duke surviving a tough Texas Tech team to advance and continue the career of "Coach K" from T.C. Martin of the "TC Martin Show" heard in Vegas and on TCMartinshow.com. T.C. was in the Chase Center to witness it all and he talks how the Blue Devils got it done and also, is criticism of Mark Few underachieving again in the Big Dance warranted? Then, Ari Russell from NYC is back on the show to talk about the Thursday results that included Villanova handling Michigan and Houston upsetting South top team, Arizona. How did they both win and now, they meet each other on Saturday night.? Ari also talks his Miami Hurricanes and them readying to play Iowa State Friday night in the Midwest Bracket in Chicago. And, the guys touch on the other Friday games including Purdue-St. Peters, UCLA-North Carolina and the lone top seed left, Kansas vs. Providence on Friday night. What will happen Friday, as four more will advance to the Elite Eight Sunday games? Hear it all on "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to follow/subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google, etc.!! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Sweet 16 Previews of Duke Gonzaga Kansas Villanova Etc With Price Atkinson And Mark Ennis

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 23, 2022 33:05


    We are ready to resume the 2022 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament on Thursday and Friday nights and host T.J. Rives is back to discuss it all with his guests on the latest "College Basketball Coast to Coast." First, T.J. welcomes Price Atkinson, who was in the building Sunday night for the Duke comeback win late over Michigan State and then, Miami knocking off second seed Auburn. How good are the Blue Devils and are they in for trouble Thursday night with Texas Tech in the West regional in San Francisco? Also, Price gives his thoughts on Miami's chances to beat Iowa State and make their first Elite Eight ever. Next, ESPN Radio Louisville's Mark Ennis is aboard to discuss the Cards hiring former player Kenny Payne as their new head coach. Also, how much fun has Louisville fan having at the expense of Kentucky after their loss to 15 seed, St. Peters of New Jersey? And, do the Peacocks have a shot against vaunted Big Ten 3 seed Purdue Friday night in Philly? Also, how well is Mark doing with his Final Four picks for New Orleans next weekend? Hear it all on "College Basketball Coast to Coast," as we preview the Sweet 16 and make sure to follow/subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google, etc.!! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Arizona Survives Duke Still Alive As Sweet 16 Is Set

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 21, 2022 32:59


    A dramatic weekend in the 2022 NCAA men's tourney came to a close with the likes of Arizona, Duke and Purdue surviving on Sunday. And, host T.J. Rives is back to recap it all with his guests on "College Basketball Coast to Coast!" First, T.J. welcomes Chris Dobbertean of BloggingTheBracket.com to discuss whether teams like Memphis, Houston or Michigan were "under-seeded" by the selection committee or not? Chris gives his thoughts on that, as well as, Duke outplaying Michigan State in the final five minutes to advance to another Sweet 16 for Coach K in his final season. Then, it's Matt Zemek of the USA Today Trojanswire.com website to talk some West Coast hoops, including the dramatic win by top seed Arizona in OT Sunday night over a game TCU program. Why is this run by the Wildcats so important and paralleling their last Final Four appearance in 1997? Matt also talks more about UCLA and their chances to be back in the Final Four and some other discussion about the Sweet 16 games coming Thursday and Friday. Hear it all on "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to follow/subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Google, and Spotify. And, catch the show streaming top or bottom of the hour on our Tunein channel, as well! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Gonzaga Survives St Peters Cinderella Continues And Sunday Preview Too!

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 20, 2022 33:06


    Eight games down on Saturday and eight more to go on Sunday and host T.J. Rives with guests are back to go over it all for the 2022 NCAA Tourney on the nation's college basketball show "College Basketball Coast to Coast" First, T.J. and Jason Powers of the "Powers on Sports" podcast go over the thrilling final game of Saturday as top overall seed Gonzaaga, the favorite to win the title, was pushed to the limit by T.J.'s alma matter, the Memphis Tigers late Saturday night. Gonzaga rallied from a 10 point half time deficit behind future NBA stars Drew Timme and Andrew Nemhard to secure the win and move into the Sweet 16. Jason has thoughts on the game and the Zags now battling Arkansas next. Plus, the new darlings in 2022 are the St. Peter's Peacocks out of New Jersey, who became just the second #15 seed to win a second round game Saturday night. This as they upset #7 seed Murray State to move on to the round of 16. How have they done it? We discuss. Jason also goes over a couple of Sunday games in the preview mode, including Purdue and their chances to move on to the Sweet 16, along with Arizona and Illinois. Plus, the guys talk Duke-Michigan State and Coach K against Izzo one more time on Sunday. Next T.J. welcomes Tyler Jones live of Chatsports.com and the "Jones Report" show/podcast. Tyler was in the Dickies Arena in Ft. Worth, TX, as North Carolina shocked #1 seed Baylor in OT. Plus, later in the afternoon top seed Kansas withstood a tough Creighton team to move on to the Sweet 16 to play Providence next. Tyler gives insight on all of it from being courtside. Tyler also has thoughts on Texas Tech battling Notre Dame in their second round battle in San Diego, CA, as well. Hear it all on "College Basketball Coast to Coast" in podcast form on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google, etc. and also the show streams on our own Tunein channel at top/bottom of every hour! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Friday Recap And Saturday Previews Including Gonzaga-Memphis!

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 19, 2022 33:00


    We have reached the first weekend of the 2022 NCAA Men's tourney and host T.J. Rives is ready to recap the first round and look ahead to Saturday and Sunday with his guests. First, he welcomes Dave Woloshin, the play by play voice of the Memphis Tigers. Off their win over Boise State Thursday, the Tigers now play top seed in the West, Gonzaga? How can Penny Hardaway's Tigers hang in with one of the best programs in college hoops? Dave gives some insight into that Saturday night battle. Up next, T.J. talks with co-host/analyst Ari Russell on his Miami Hurricanes upsetting Southern Cal and now advancing to play Auburn Sunday afternoon. Why did "the U" do well that may help them against the SEC power Sunday? Ari also has insight on Villanova, whom he covered last weekend at the Big East title win. Nova beat Delaware Friday and now plays, Ohio State on Sunday. Ari has thoughts on it all. Hear it all on this episode of "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to follow/subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google, etc.!! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    2022 Tournament Underway with Mark Wise and Kevin Rogers!

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 17, 2022 31:01


    It's the Thursday and Friday of the opening of the NCAA tournament and host T.J. Rives and guests are ready to go over it all on the latest "College Basketball Coast to Coast!" T.J. welcomes ESPN/SEC Network Mark Wise back aboard for his insight and analysis on the first two days. Mark gives thoughts on whether Georgia State, whom he worked on TV winning the Sun Belt title, can hang with #1 Gonzaga? Also, Mark worked the MAC title game win by Akron and we wonder if they can handle the western power UCLA or not coming up? Mark also has more on the SEC teams that he saw all year, including Tennessee which won the tournament in Tampa last weekend. How far can the Vols go? And, what about Kentucky and Auburn as #2 seeds in their regions? Finally, T.J. is joined by Kevin Rogers of Vegas Insider for his thoughts on a pick against the spread that he likes for both Thursday and Friday? Kevin also handicaps some Final Four dark horses while wondering whether anyone can ultimately beat Gonzaga? Will it be Arizona? Kansas? Or maybe, Villanova? Hear it all on "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to follow/subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google, etc.!! And, hear our channel streaming on Tunein under Sports and College Basketball. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Previewing the "First Four" Games with T.C. Martin and Wright State radio voice Chris Collins

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 15, 2022 34:01


    We are ready to go with the start of the 2022 NCAA tourney with the "First Four" getting underway in Dayton, OH. And, host T.J. Rives and his guests are ready to preview that and more on the latest edition of "College Basketball Coast to Coast!" First, T.J. welcomes the guru of the Vegas mayhem, T.C. Martin, of the five day a week "T.C. Martin show" out in the desert. T.C. gives his thoughts on teams like Wyoming, St. Mary's, New Mexico State and Cal St.-Fullerton that were all playing in tourneys in Vegas over the last two weekends. What does T.C. think in particular about the Gaels of St. Mary's advancing to the Sweet 16 and beyond? And, T.J. has another special guest in the radio voice of Wright State, Chris Collins, who's ready to talk about their Wednesday night game against Bryant University. Wright State (out of Dayton, OH, as well) rallied to beat Northern KY for the Horizon League title win. Now, can they handle Bryant's Peter Kiss, who leads the nation in scoring? Chris also has insight on the motivations of the Raiders and why it their motivations extend beyond just the court. The mayhem and the upsets are ready to unfold and we are here for it for the next three weekends on "College Basketball Coast to Coast." And, make sure to follow/subscribe for the podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google, etc.!! And, find the show streaming on Tunein on our channel "College Basketball Coast to Coast!" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    2022 Selection Sunday Night Show!

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 14, 2022 35:56


    The Field is set for the 2022 NCAA tournament and host T.J. Rives is ready to go over what we just saw Sunday night from the selection committee and their seeding, matchups, etc.! T.J. welcomes Ari Russell, who covered the Villanova win in the Big East Tourney Saturday night, Chris Dobbertean of BloggingTheBracket.com, DeShaun Tate of "Tate's Take" the podcast, Jason Powers in Tampa on the SEC tourney and his "Powers on Sports" podcast and Matt Zemek talks West coast/Pac 12 from USA Today's Trojanwire.com is on, as well. Gonzaga, Arizona, Kansas and Baylor got the top seeds, but what about Duke, Kentucky and Auburn getting more credibility from the committee than Tennessee who won the SEC tourney or Purdue who shared Big Ten regular season title and made the conference title game, too? Get insight on upset minded teams like UAB, South Dakota State, Vermont and Loyola of Chicago and all of them having a shot to take out a big name come Thursday or Friday. And, what do the guys think about possible national champ picks. Hear it all on "College Basketball Coast to Coast" on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google in podcast form and the show is streaming on our Tunein Channel too! Find us and "Welcome to March!" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Selection Sunday Preview with Tyler Jones

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 13, 2022 17:59


    We've reached the day for the upcoming NCAA tournament and although we still have the likes of the SEC and the Big Ten waiting for Sunday to crown a conference tourney champ, most of the automatic bids have gone out. So now, we need to recap and assess on "College Basketball Coast to Coast!" Host T.J. Rives returns with Tyler Jones, as they are fresh off of calling the Conference USA title game that saw the UAB Blazers defeat Louisiana Tech to get into the "Big Dance" Sunday night. And, find out why Tyler believes after calling their game that UAB may be a tough matchup for a mid-level power 5 team come either Thursday or Friday. The guys also discuss Virginia Tech going on their three day run to win the ACC automatic bid and upsetting North Carolina and mighty Duke in the final two days. Plus, Kansas and Villanova continued to flex in the Big 12 and the Big East tourney finals respectively. Finally, the guys go over some nervous teams, who aren't sure if they will see their name on a bracket on Sunday night? And, just whom else might be dangerous like a Memphis or Texas A&M coming the first weekend of March Madness. Hear it all on "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to follow/subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google, etc.!! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Championship Week concluding with Ari Russell and Chris Dobbertean!

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 11, 2022 34:58


    We have reached Championship Week's culmination in college basketball and host T.J. Rives is back with his guests to preview it all on the nation's college basketball show, "College Basketball Coast to Coast!" First, hear T.J. with Ari Russell in New York as the discuss the ACC finishing up it's tourney in Brooklyn. Will it be Duke, North Carolina or Ari's Hurricanes. Then, Ari gives insight on the Big East semis and title game this weekend that he will attend. What's it like to be in the Garden and will UConn spoil it for Providence and/or Villanova? Next, Chris Dobbertean of "Blogging the Bracket.com" returns with his latest projections. How much did teams like Oklahoma, Indiana, Virginia Tech and Wyoming help themselves with Thursday wins? Where are potential "bid stealers" for the auto bid in their conferences this weekend. And, whom is Chris looking like he's leaving out for Selection Sunday night?! We've got it all on "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to follow/subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google, etc.!! And, hear us streaming all weekend on the Tunein app on our channel with shows and the live Conference USA title game from Frisco, TX Saturday night at 8:30 Eastern time. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Championship Week Has Arrived With DeShaun Tate and Chris Dobbertean!

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 7, 2022 33:00


    It's time for the mayhem to crank up and we are ready on the nation's college basketball show/podcast "College Basketball Coast to Coast." Host T.J. Rives returns with under a week to go until Selection Sunday and the field of 68 is set. And we have tons and tons of tournament games to go before the "Big Dance." First, T.J. welcomes DeShaun Tate of "Tate's Take" the podcast/show back aboard after he attended the final home game for Mike Kzryzewski ("Coach K") and their shocking collapse defeat to arch rival North Carolina Saturday night. DeShaun sets the scene for what Cameron Indoor Stadium was like that night and whether, Duke will be able to rebound and write a different chapter for the NCAA tourney or not? Next up is Chris Dobbertean of Blogging the Bracket.com to go over the first teams officially in the field from Saturday and Sunday. Where will Murray State, Loyola Chicago and Longwood end up in the bracket? Next, what does Chris think of some of the title games coming on Monday and Tuesday night, including the West Coast Conference, where Gonzaga has ruled for two decades. Then, he and T.J. play some "In or Out" with the likes of Memphis, North Carlolina, Rutgers and Wyoming, etc. with just days to go until all the spots are gone. Hear it all on "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to follow/subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google, etc.!! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    It's March! George Ofman On Big Ten + Jason Powers On SEC!

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 4, 2022 34:01


    We are ready for March on the nation's college hoops show and podcast. Host T.J. Rives and guests return for a preview of the weekend on "College Basketball Coast to Coast!" First, T.J. welcomes George Ofman from Chicago. The 40 year sports radio reporter there has great insight on whether Loyola-Chicago can make a run in the Missouri Valley tourney this weekend in St. Louis? Also, what about the crazy "anybody can knock off anybody at the top" Big Ten? Can Illinois go far? What about the likes of Purdue, Wisconsin and even Michigan to do some March damage? George also has his own podcast "Tell Me A Story I Don't Know," and this week it features Dave Revsine of the Big Ten Network talking about being with them since the beginning over a decade ago. Next, T.J. Welcomes Jason Powers of "Powers on Sports" podcast who is based in Tampa. The SEC tournament is headed there next week. What about favorites Kentucky and Arkansas? What kind of chance will Auburn Tennessee and maybe darkhorses LSU and Florida have in this tourney? Jason gives his insight into all of it. T.J. also has thoughts on the final game at Cameron Indoor Stadium for Duke Coach Mike Krzyzewski, as his Hall of Fame career is headed to retirement. But, not before "Coach K" gets a chance to take out hated rival Duke, once more on Saturday night. Hear it on all "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to follow/subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google, etc. And we are also streaming all our shows and more on Tunein and their free app under the same "College Basketball Coast to Coast!" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Ready for March with Chris Dobbertean and ESPN's Mark Adams!

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 28, 2022 35:59


    The stretch run of the College Basketball Season is underway and host T.J. Rives is back to recap the weekend and look ahead to the greatest month of the season. It's March! T.J. welcomes first Chris Dobbertean of BloggingTheBracket.com to go over what he believes some teams did for themselves this weekend. And, Chris also goes over some "who's in? who's out?" with two weekends to go? What about North Carolina? Memphis? Rutgers and San Diego State? Chris dishes it out with evidence to back it up. Next up is ESPN analyst Mark Adams, who just worked the Houston-SMU game on Sunday afternoon. Mark has more feelings on just how good the Cougars have been and what kind of shot do they have to do damage in the NCAA tournament? Mark also gives his feelings on how many American Conference teams will make it to the "Big Dance." Hear it all as part of "the nation's college hoops show." It's College Basketball Coast to Coast! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Talking Brackets And Team cases with CBS Sports.com's Jerry Palm

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 21, 2022 30:02


    We are now inside of three weeks until "Selection Sunday" for the Men's NCAA tournament and host T.J. Rives is readying for the stretch run. On the latest show he welcomes Jerry Palm, Bracket guru of CBSSports.com and CBS Sports TV, to go over it all.The Men's selection committee also revealed their first impression top 16 teams for the 68 team field this past Saturday. Jerry compares it to what he has and also, where they maybe undervalued some teams already. Of course, all of this will change over the next three weeks.Jerry and T.J. also go over what that committee is looking for in the cases of teams like Rutgers, North Carolina, SMU and on and on to get into the "Big Dance."Hear it all on the latest edition of "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to follow/subscribe on Apple Podcasts, etc.!

    Talking Brackets And Team cases with CBS Sports.com's Jerry Palm

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 21, 2022 35:01


    We are now inside of three weeks until "Selection Sunday" for the Men's NCAA tournament and host T.J. Rives is readying for the stretch run. On the latest show he welcomes Jerry Palm, Bracket guru of CBSSports.com and CBS Sports TV, to go over it all. The Men's selection committee also revealed their first impression top 16 teams for the 68 team field this past Saturday. Jerry compares it to what he has and also, where they maybe undervalued some teams already. Of course, all of this will change over the next three weeks. Jerry and T.J. also go over what that committee is looking for in the cases of teams like Rutgers, North Carolina, SMU and on and on to get into the "Big Dance." Hear it all on the latest edition of "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to follow/subscribe on Apple Podcasts, etc.! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Talking Memphis, USC and more with Dave Woloshin And Matt Zemek!

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 14, 2022 30:01


    It's the latest edition of the nation's college basketball show, "College Basketball Coast to Coast." Host T.J. Rives returns for the stretch run in the regular season and welcomes in two great guests.First, off their thrilling upset of Houston Saturday, the voice of the Memphis Tigers, Dave Woloshin is here to talk about Penny Hardaway's team. How did they hand the Cougars their first loss at home in over two seasons? And, what does it mean for the Tigers moving forward? Next, Matt Zemek of USC's Trojanswire website from USA Today is ready to update us on some Western hoops. This includes Andy Enfield's team upending arch rival UCLA Saturday night in Pac 12 action. What are the prospects for the Trojans? And, what does Matt think of the likes of Arizona and Oregon in the conference too? T.J. and Matt also discuss powerhouse Gonzaga and can they be stopped in the West Coast Conference? And, will the WCC be a 2-3 bid league for the Big Dance, as well?It's all part of "College Basketball Coast to Coast" on podcast and our streaming channel on the Tunein App!

    Talking Memphis, USC and more with Dave Woloshin And Matt Zemek!

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 14, 2022 35:00


    It's the latest edition of the nation's college basketball show, "College Basketball Coast to Coast." Host T.J. Rives returns for the stretch run in the regular season and welcomes in two great guests. First, off their thrilling upset of Houston Saturday, the voice of the Memphis Tigers, Dave Woloshin is here to talk about Penny Hardaway's team. How did they hand the Cougars their first loss at home in over two seasons? And, what does it mean for the Tigers moving forward?  Next, Matt Zemek of USC's Trojanswire website from USA Today is ready to update us on some Western hoops. This includes Andy Enfield's team upending arch rival UCLA Saturday night in Pac 12 action. What are the prospects for the Trojans? And, what does Matt think of the likes of Arizona and Oregon in the conference too? T.J. and Matt also discuss powerhouse Gonzaga and can they be stopped in the West Coast Conference? And, will the WCC be a 2-3 bid league for the Big Dance, as well? It's all part of "College Basketball Coast to Coast" on podcast and our streaming channel on the Tunein App! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Tuesday Champ Game Final Recap with Mark Wise 4 6 21

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 6, 2021 30:01


    One more time, we are ready to discuss the Baylor Bears and their historic National Title win in the 2021 NCAA Tourney. Catch Host T.J Rives and Mark Wise of Tunein and ESPN/SEC Network dissecting how the Bears denied Gonzaga's bid for a perfect season? Plus, how much more credit must coach Scott Drew be given for resurrecting the Baylor program 15 years ago and building them into a contender.T.J. and Mark also talk more about the historical perspective of Gonzaga joining Kentucky and UNLV in losing their first game of the year in the Final Four in Indianapolis. And, they applaud all the successes of the NCAA for pulling off the tourneys in Indy and the Women's tournament in San Antonio.T.J. closes out the show with thoughts on the Coaching carousel, including the Monday hiring of Hubert Davis by his alma matter North Carolina to lead that program to it's next chapters. It's all part of the nation's college hoops show, "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc.!!

    Monday Night Champ recap with Matt DeShaun and Jason 4 5 21

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 6, 2021 30:05


    It's all over in Indy and yet, again, the unbeaten team is DENIED. This as Baylor defeats Gonzaga in the National Title game on Monday night. Host T.J. Rives is back with immediate insight and analysis on how the Bears did what they did to the Zags to win the title.He welcomes on DeShaun Tate of "Tate's Take" the podcast, Matt Zemek from USC Trojanswire.com and Jason Powers of "Powers on Sports" podcast to the show to give their takes and insight on what Scott Drew's team did so well in jumping all over Gonzaga in the first 10 minutes and never looking back.Hear it all on "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to subscribe to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc.!!

    Championship Monday preview Mark Wise and Adam Zagoria 4 5 21

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 5, 2021 30:01


    It's here! The night where a champion will be crowned in the 2021 NCAA Men's Hoop Tourney. Will Gonzaga get the Unbeaten season or will Baylor deny them & win their first title?!Host T.J. Rives welcomes Mark Wise of ESPN/SEC Network and Adam Zagoria of the New York Times and Zagsblog.com to discuss it all? Will Gonzaga be drained from the emotion of Saturday night's thrilling bank shot OT win over UCLA? Can Baylor replicate what we saw against Houston Saturday? Does Gonzaga belong in the Pantheon of all time greats with one more win in Indy?Hear it all as part of College Basketball Coast to Coast and Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc.!!

    Final Four Sunday Show Ari Russell & Deshaun Tate 4 4 21

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 4, 2021 30:08


    We're still recovering after the heart-stopping OT win by #1 Gonzaga Saturday night in the Final Four of the 2021 NCAA Tournament. Re-live more of Jalen Suggs' incredible shot/moment as the Zags advance to play fellow #1 seed Baylor for Monday night. Host T.J. Rives returns for recap, analysis and GREAT stories from recent Final Fours on and off the court. Hear from DeShaun Tate of "Tate's Take" the show/podcast, who is live in Indianapolis and from Ari Russell, who's been part of Tunein's post season coverage of the Big Dance for the past 8 seasons, as well.The guys discuss the EPC finish by Gonzaga and UCLA and what it sets up for Gonzaga going for perfection. Plus, Baylor is very formidable and stands in their way. Hear what the guys think of their chances.T.J. and Ari also relay their CRAZY experience of Sunday night tornado in Indianapolis Final Four weekend 2006 prior to Florida beating UCLA the next night!Hear it all as part of "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and subscribe to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc.!!

    Final 4 Saturday Recap Show 4 4 21

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 4, 2021 30:04


    WOW! What more can you say after an All-Time EPIC finish to a Gonzaga 93-90 overtime thrilling win on a 40 foot bank shot by Jalen Suggs to defeat valiant UCLA and advance to the title game on Monday night against Baylor?!?WOW, indeed. Host T.J. Rives is back to recap that amazing game and finish with guests, Jason Powers in Tampa Bay from the "Powers on Sports" podcast, Matt Zemek of USA Today's Trojanswire website in the West and Tyler Jones live of "The Jones Report" podcast come aboard to share their thoughts on the Zags remaining unbeaten, but barely Saturday night in Indy.Gonzaga becomes the first team since Larry Bird and Indiana State to get to the title game unbeaten and will now face a huge challenge from a Baylor team that dominated and destroyed Houston in the first game Saturday. The Bears look like they can win it all, as well.Get the insight, historical references, and a quick preview of Monday night from T.J., Jason, Matt and Tyler on College Basketball Coast to Coast and make sure to subscribe/rate and review us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc.!!

    Final Four Saturday Show Tom Penders and Mark Wise 4 3 21

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 3, 2021 30:00


    We've reached Final Four Saturday for the 2021 NCAA Tourney, as Houston takes on Baylor and Gonzaga goes for 31-0 vs. UCLA. Host T.J. Rives is here for the insight and analysis from Indy for this special Saturday.First up, is ESPN/SEC Network's Mark Wise is back to give GREAT insight on having been an assistant coach on the bench at Purdue in the Final Four and having broadcasted numerous Final Four Saturdays on Radio and TV. Mark also has his thoughts on the games themselves. Are we staring at Baylor and Gonzaga or will there be upsets?Then, T.J. welcomes legendary Rhode Island, Texas and Houston Coach Tom Penders back aboard for his thoughts on the Final Four and the matchups. Also, Tom has great insight on Chris Beard leaving Texas Tech for the University of Texas job. Penders actually gave Beard his first coaching job 30 years ago. Hear it all as part of "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to subscribe to get all of our shows through the National Championship game coverage on Monday night!!

    Final Four Friday Mike Decourcy and Bryan Fenley 4 2 21

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 2, 2021 30:03


    We are ready for the upcoming 2021 Men's NCAA Tournament Final Four in Indianapolis and host T.J. Rives is back on the Friday before getting ready for the two semi-finals Baylor vs. Houston and Gonzaga vs. UCLA. And, he welcomes Basketball Hall of Fame writer Mike Decourcy of the Sporting News to the show. Mike is on scene in Indy and gives perspective on the atmosphere and the teams remaining. He also relates Gonzaga going for an unbeaten season like Kentucky and UNLV previously tried but failed in 2015 and 1991, also in Indy! Mike also helps preview the two semi final games.T.J. also has Bryan Fenley of the UCLA radio coverage and the Mick Cronin radio show to talk more about the Bruins magical run as an 11 seed to win 5 games and get into the Final Four with Gonzaga. And, most importantly, can they hang with the Zags, when no one else has been able to?Hear it all on "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to subscribe/rate and review us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc.!!

    Thursday Final Four Show with Chris Dobbertean 4 1 21

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 1, 2021 30:01


    College Basketball's biggest weekend is almost here, as Houston, Baylor, Gonzaga and UCLA get set to battle for 2 spots in the title game on Monday night up for grabs! Host T.J. Rives is back with his insight and analysis and he brings on Chris Dobbertean of Blogging TheBracket.com aboard to breakdown the Elite 8 wins by the Bears, Cougars, Bulldogs and Bruins and the upcoming matchups. Also, T.J. asks Chris whether the selection committee got numerous seeds wrong by undervalued teams doing well in the tourney.Then, T.J. discusses the abrupt retirement of UNC legendary coach Roy Williams on Thursday. What's his legacy and is the shadow too big for just any coach to take that job? Hear it all on "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to subscribe/rate and review us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc.!!

    Tuesday Elite 8 recap/George Mason anniversary Bill Rohland & Ari Russell 3 31

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 31, 2021 30:02


    The Final Four is now set for the 2021 NCAA Tourney and favorite Gonzaga will now play UCLA on Saturday night. Hear host T.J. Rives recap those teams winning Tuesday night in Indy to join Baylor and Houston this Saturday for a chance at the national title with his guests.Those are Bill Rohland, voice of the George Mason Patriots and Ari Russell, hoops analyst, etc. for our show based out of New York City. The guys give their thoughts on whether the Zags are beatable and how has UCLA done this?But after that, the reminisce big time about the 15th anniversary of George Mason U. storming to the Final Four by beating Michigan St. UNC and UConn on the way. Hear GREAT stories from Bill, who was on the calls of the games as Mason made the '06 Final Four, as an 11 seed. And, also hear Ari Russell detail being court side for the Patriots shocker in D.C. of the Huskies to make history.We love the perspective and the stories on "College Basketball Coast to Coast!" and make sure to subscribe/rate and review us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc.!!

    Monday Recap/Tuesday Elite 8 preview Dan Leach & Mark Adams 3 30 21

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 30, 2021 30:02


    Two spots have been clinched in the 2021 Final Four. Now, two more teams will join Houston and Baylor on Saturday to battle for spots in the national title game Monday night in Indy. Host T.J. Rives is back with recaps of Houston's win over Oregon State and Baylor taking down Arkansas on Monday night. And he's brining on special guests to discuss those wins and preview the Tuesday matchups with unbeaten Gonzaga taking on USC and Michigan looking for a spot in the Final Four against the "other L.A." team, legendary UCLA.Dan Leach of "97.1 FM The Ticket" radio in Detroit is back aboard to talk Michigan and ESPN TV's basketball commentator Mark Adams, who works the American Conference where Houston ruled the day are both on the show. Leach gives all the insight you need on the Wolverines and he will be in Indy for Tuesday night.Adams has been touting the Cougars for the Final Four since December. Here more on why!It's all part of "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to subscribe/review us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc.!!

    Sunday Sweet 16 recap Jason Powers & Mark Wise 3 29 21

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 29, 2021 30:02


    What a day and night in the 2021 NCAA Tourney as four more teams advanced Sunday to the Elite 8 with victories. And, none bigger than UCLA's thrilling OT win over #2 seeded Alabama! Host T.J. Rives is back for the recaps and to look ahead at Monday night's action with Baylor/Arkansas and Oregon State/Houston, too.T.J. welcomes in Jason Powers of the "Powers on Sports" Podcast and Mark Wise of ESPN/SEC Network for their analysis, as well. The guys go over just how the Bruins pulled the shocker dethroning the SEC champion Tide. Gonzaga and Michigan both rolled as #1 seeds and USC caps a banner two weekends for Pac12 by blasting rival Oregon to get to Tuesday night, as well.Hear all the discussion and preview Monday night with "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc.!!

    Sunday Sweet 16 with Matt Zemek & DeShaun Tate 3 28

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 28, 2021 30:01


    We have four games from Saturday in the books and now four more to go on Sunday in the Sweet 16 of the 2021 NCAA Tournament. Host T.J. Rives is back to go over Saturday's action and get your ready for the four showdowns on Sunday with special guests.DeShaun Tate of "Tate's Take" the show/podcast and analyst for 92.9 FM "The Game" in Atlanta is back on the show discussing how Oregon St., Baylor, Arkansas, and Houston have all advanced to the Elite 8 from Saturday. And he has thoughts on the Sunday matchups like Michigan-FSU and Alabama-UCLA, too.Also aboard on the show is Matt Zemek of the USC Trojanswire website from USA Today. Matt has thoughts on the old Southwest Conference schools winning three of the Saturday games. And, that includes what Houston did to Syracuse.The guys also go over the Sunday matchups, including Matt's insight on USC battling Oregon in the late game for a spot in the Elite 8.Hear it all as part of "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc. !!

    Sweet 16 Saturday TC Martin & Mark Wise 3 27 21

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 27, 2021 30:00


    We are ready to go with the resumption of the 2021 NCAA Tourney in Indy, and host T.J. Rives is back with previews of Saturday and more!First, he welcomes in T.C. Martin of the "T.C. Martin" show in Las Vegas. T.C. has great insight on the tourney from a Vegas perspective, but before the breakdown of the games, he talks about UNLV's hiring of new coach Kevin Kruger. Son of legendary successful Lon Kruger, can the younger one turn the Rebels around? Also, Lon has surprised the college hoops world by retiring from his successful final stop at Oklahoma. Then, T.C. gives some predictions on the Saturday games, including why he loves the Loyola-Chicago vs. Oregon State battle and a couple of other "plays" as well.Finally, T.J. brings Mark Wise of ESPN/SEC Network back to the show. The guys go over what to watch, especially from the Oral Roberts vs. Arkansas and Syracuse vs. Houston matchups later on Saturday. Mark also takes a quick look at Sunday, including the Bama vs. UCLA battle and why he thinks Michigan vs. Florida State will go right to the wire.Hear it all on "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to subscribe/rate and review us on Apple Podcasts, etc.!!

    FSU-Michigan Preview with Gene Deckerhoff 3 26 21

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 26, 2021 30:02


    With the Sweet 16 approaching this weekend, we're back with another preview show focusing on all the games, but also in depth on Michigan against Florida State on Sunday. Hear host T.J. Rives go over the schedule and matchups and then, he brings on Hall of Fame Voice of the FSU Seminoles, Gene Deckerhoff!T.J. and Gene go over how this FSU team is similar and different from other Leonard Hamilton ones that have made March runs before? Also, is there a revenge angle for the Noles after Michigan beat them in the Elite 8 just three years ago? And, how will FSU combat Michigan's size and depth?Get the full preview of that Sunday game and all the action on "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to subscribe/rate and review us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc.!!

    Sal Capaccio on Syracuse tourney run 3 25

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 25, 2021 30:01


    We are readying for the Sweet 16 to resume this weekend in Indy and host T.J. Rives is back with more in the preview mode. On Thursday's show, he welcomes Sal Capaccio of WGR Radio in Buffalo (and 'Cuse alum) to give some insight and analysis on the 2021 Orange.Why have they had such sudden success with the 3 point shot? How do you combat the 2-3 Boeheim zone? And is this team similar to the 2016 team that went to the Final Four as an 11 seed.Plus, T.J. and Sal go over the other matchups of the weekend, as well!Hear it all on this edition of "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to subscribe/rate and review us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc.!!

    Tim Brando with March Madness Stories 3 24 21

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 24, 2021 30:01


    It's another edition of the nation's college basketball show/podcast and host T.J. Rives is back to talk the tourney with one of the great broadcasters of the game over the last 25+ years in Tim Brando of Fox Sports and formerly, CBS' coverage of the NCAA tourney."Timmy B" gives his insight and analysis on teams like Loyola-Chicago, Villanova, Alabama and Michigan advancing, as well as how we all WHIFFED (his word) on the Pac 12. Tim also has tremendous stories about doing upset minded games in the tourney and what it's like to be on the call on those crazy first two days of action.We also look ahead to this weekend and what teams, like Syracuse or UCLA that might be ready to pull another shocker?Hear it all on "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to subscribe to us on Apple Podcasts, etc. to get the show daily through the end of the Final Four in two weeks!

    Round 2 Recap/Sweet 16 look ahead Colby Dant 3 23 21

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 23, 2021 30:02


    Two rounds are now complete in the 2021 NCAA Tournament and the wild action continues! Host T.J. Rives is back to recap Monday's action that saw a bunch of favorites like Gonzaga, Michigan and Alabama advance to next weekend. And, he's joined by Colby Dant of "The College Experience" podcast from the Sports Gambling Podcast network of shows and SportsGamblingPodcast.com who gives his thoughts on the impressive Pac 12, how Loyola-Chicago knocked off top seeded Illinois and why Alabama Monday night reminded he and T.J. of Loyola Marymount from 1990!Hear the guys insight and analysis of the Sunday and Monday games and more on "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to Subscribe/Rate and Review us on Apple Podcasts, etc!!

    Sunday recap/Monday preview Tyler Jones & Mark Wise 3 22

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 22, 2021 30:01


    Fresh off another crazy day and night in the 2021 NCAA Tourney, host T.J. Rives is back for a recap and a look ahead to eight more games on Monday. First, he welcomes Tyler Jones of "The Jones Report" show/podcast based out of Big 12 country to discuss all the action, including the Oral Roberts second straight upset of a big time program by beating Florida. Plus, what's up with the Big 12 and can Baylor and Kansas on Monday night carry the conference now that OK State, Texas and West Virginia are all out?!Then, analyst Mark Wise of ESPN/SEC Network, as well as with us on CBB Coast 2 Coast, comes back in to talk more about Loyolya-Chicago's shocking domination of Illinois as a #1 seed Sunday afternoon. Plus, how did Arkansas and Houston survive and advance. Then, the guys turn to Monday where Mark has another #1 seed bowing out today. And, what about Abilene Christian against vaunted UCLA for a shot in the Sweet 16?!We cover it all on the nation's college hoop show, "College Basketball Coast to Coast" and make sure to subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc.!!

    Saturday recap/Sunday Preview Jason Powers & Matt Zemek 3 21

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 21, 2021 30:01


    What an amazing Saturday of the 2021 NCAA Tourney as more nail-biters and upsets kept coming! And, host T.J. Rives is back to discuss that in the recap mode and look ahead to 8 more Sunday matchups for the 2nd round!He welcomes in Matt Zemek from USC TrojansWire.USAToday.com website to discuss their win and what else he saw from Saturday. And also, Jason Powers of the "Powers on Sports" podcast is aboard to give his thoughts on what happened Saturday with the stunning wins by #15 Abilene Christian and #13 Ohio U, etc.!!Matt and Jason also discuss some of the other teams and players that stood out from Saturday. And, the guys look ahead to Sunday that will see the top seeds: Illinois and Baylor seeing action early. Do either have reasons to be concerned by the 9 seeds they are playing?Plus, what do the guys think of WVU against Syracuse, Florida vs. #15 seed Oral Roberts and on and on? Hear it all on "College Basketball Coast 2 Coast" and make sure to Subscribe/Review us on Apple Podcasts, etc.!!