College Hockey Coaches Show
By College Hockey Inc.
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From recruiting to in-game strategy, coaches lead every aspect of a NCAA college hockey program. In this podcast, College Hockey Inc. sits down with head coaches across men's Division I hockey to discuss their approach to their roles. Conversations cover their background, their motivation, and even what life in their programs is like for players - from the perspective of the men at the top.
||CleanMike Hastings, Minnesota State||As the 2018 World Junior Summer Showcase gets underway, we present our visit with the head coach of the 2019 United States National Junior Team, Mike Hastings of Minnesota State. The seventh-year head coach of the Mavericks took over in Mankato after...||7/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTrevor Large, Canisius||The College Hockey Coaches Show visits with one of the game's newest head coaches, Trevor Large of Canisius, who takes over after three years as an assistant with the Griffins. Large played at Ferris State - which has quickly become a cradle of future..||5/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanScott Sandelin, Minnesota Duluth||In 17 years at Minnesota Duluth, Scott Sandelin has won a national title and built a program that annually contends for more. In this episode we discussed the Bulldogs' identity, his biggest coaching influences, the team's relationship with the city...||4/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJim Montgomery, Denver||Third-year Denver head coach Jim Montgomery transitioned behind the bench after a stellar playing career that included a national title at Maine. He talks about his inspiration to become a coach, his communication style with his players and how he...||3/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRyan Donald, Yale University||We visit with an assistant coach for the first time in this special edition of the College Hockey Coaches Show, as Yale's Ryan Donald joins the podcast. Donald - in his first year coaching his alma mater - recently shared the story of his junior...||2/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDavid Quinn, Boston University||Boston University head coach David Quinn got an early start to his coaching career when a health condition prevented him from playing beyond college. Since then the Terrier alum has coached in college, at the NTDP, in the AHL and the NHL. He returned...||2/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRick Gotkin, Mercyhurst||In his 28th season at Mercyhurst, Rick Gotkin remains one of the most energetic - and entertaining - coaches in college hockey. Weeks after winning his 500th career game, Gotkin joined us for this episode to talk about his program, his communication...||1/28/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDamon Whitten, Lake Superior State||The second-year head coach at Lake Superior State, Damon Whitten has learned from some of the greats in the game - including Ron Mason and Rick Comley, who built the Lakers program. In this episode he talks about those mentors, what he takes from his...||12/30/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRyan Soderquist, Bentley||This week’s episode features Bentley head coach Ryan Soderquist, who took over the Falcons program just two years after his own stellar playing career. Now in his 14th season, we discuss what he’s learned in that time, how he has built a recruiting.||11/19/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTom Anastos, Michigan State||In his fifth year at Michigan State, Tom Anastos has built a program that plays an up-tempo game and came within a game of the Big Ten regular-season title in 2015. We talked to him about the culture he has built in East Lansing, how the Spartans use...||11/3/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGreg Powers, Arizona State||The leader of college hockey's newest program, Arizona State, talks about what he means by "Be The Tradition" in Tempe, the immediate goals for the Sun Devils, and the impact they hope to have on college hockey in the West. Follow ASU head coach Greg..||10/26/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrad Berry, North Dakota||The only coaching change in college hockey in the summer of 2015 elevated Brad Berry to the top spot at North Dakota. In this episode of the College Hockey Coaches Show we sat down with Berry on the eve of his head coaching debut. Get his take on...||10/15/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMatt Thomas, Alaska Anchorage||Third-year UAA head coach Matt Thomas joins the College Hockey Coaches Show to talk about his approach to building a program, player development, and comparisons between coaching pro and college hockey. Follow Thomas on Twitter at @SeawolfCoach and...||10/6/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNate Leaman, Providence College||Our first episode of the College Hockey Coaches Show visits with last year's national champion coach, Nate Leaman of Providence. Entering his fifth season with the Friars, Leaman discusses communication with his players, how fatherhood has impacted...||9/30/2015||Free||View in iTunes|