March Madness 365 with Andy Katz
By Andy Katz, NCAA March Madness
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Covering the newsmakers in college basketball all year long
||CleanFrank Martin, Shaka Smart, and Dan Gavitt||South Carolina head coach Frank Martin talks about his team's recent victory over Kentucky, Chris Silva's offensive explosion, and his mentor Bob Huggins' possible Hall of Fame induction. Then Executive Vice President of NCAA, Dan Gavitt, joins to talk quadrants, the magic of the Final Four, and why March Madness is the most democratic event in the world. Plus, UT head coach Shaka Smart shares how he found out about Andrew Jones' leukemia diagnosis, when and where he broke the news to the team, and how the public can help support Andrew and his family.||1/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMike DeCourcy, Jay Wright, and Bruce Pearl||Mike DeCourcy of The Sporting News joins Andy to talk about the Player Of The Year and whether it's Trae Young's to lose and who else might be contenders, and they breakdown the major conference leaders. Villanova head coach Jay Wright weighs in on going for this third Championship in a row, his recruiting strategy, the Big East's success as a conference, and why he believes Villanova is a team that's "better when they're older." Plus, Auburn head coach Bruce Pearl updates the status of Austin Wiley and Danjel Purifoy, what his team worked on in the off-season, and what he thinks about Auburn's current 15-1 record.||1/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPurdue's Matt Painter, Seton Hall's Kevin Willard, and Texas Tech's Chris Beard||Purdue Head Coach Matt Painter joins Andy to praise MSU, and explain why college basketball needs more international opportunities like the one they had with World University Games. Seton Hall's Kevin Willard also checks in to share how Jay Wright saved the Big East, the importance of getting old & staying old in college basketball, and why he thinks Seton Hall's playing style is more old school than new. Plus, Chris Beard from Texas Tech talks about his ABA experience, how Texas Tech's foundation is directly contributing to his own success there, and why his coaching staff is the best in college basketball.||1/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBobby Hurley, Gregg Marshall, and Bob Huggins||Wichita State Coach Gregg Marshall checks in with an injury report on Markis McDuffie, and what his team needs to do to have a winning season and successful tournament. Plus, Coach Bob Huggins from West Virginia shares thoughts on his Hall of Fame eligibility, why Oklahoma is the best team in the league, and what it'll take to unseat Kansas. And Arizona State Coach Bobby Hurley gives an update on his team's status, including their strengths and what improvements they need to make to their game, and explains why Trae Young from Oklahoma might be the best player in the league right now.||12/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBill Self, Cuonzo Martin and Trevon Bluiett||Host Andy Katz talks Jayhawks basketball with Kansas coach Bill Self. Also, Missouri coach Cuonzo Martin on injured freshman Michael Porter Jr, and Xavier's Trevon Bluiett on the Musketeers' great start.||12/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBruce Rasmussen, Jamie Dixon, Steve Alford, Trae Young||March Madness: 365 NCAA.com correspondent Andy Katz breaks down the selection process with committee chair Bruce Rasmussen; checks in with surprising undefeated TCU with coach Jamie Dixon; gets to know the nations top scorer in Oklahoma freshman guard Trae Young and gets the latest update from UCLA's Steve Alford on his changing roster.||12/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
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