Brien Straw and Paul Gallant head out on their road trip to Waco, Orlando, and finish their trip across the nation in Chicago. David Smoak, program director and talk show host of (AM 1660/1330 FM 99.1/100.9 ) joined the guys on their first stop to talk about the upcoming match-up between the No. 6 seed Baylor Bears and the No. 2 seed Wisconsin Badgers.
Gary Parrish of CBS Sports joined Mad Radio and they talked about the big stories coming out of the NCAA tournament, the job Scott Drew is doing at Baylor, the legacy of Wichita State this season and who are the title contenders now?
Isaiah Austin and Brady Heslip each scored 17 points and Baylor shut down Creighton’s Doug McDermott with suffocating defense, ending the career of the one of the most prolific scorers in college history with an 85-55 win Sunday night in the NCAA tournament West Regional.
With the competition wide open for the Heisman Trophy, Boston College running back Andre Williams has become a bit of a rising contender.
If Kellen Moore and Colt Brennan could do it, then why not Northern Illinois Jordan Lynch? Lynch received three first-place votes for the Heisman Trophy in 2012, so he is certainly on the radar for some voters out there.
Oklahoma State officials say the Baylor-OSU game is now officially a sellout.
Tony Barnhart of CBS Sports Network joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and they talked about Johnny Manziel possibly winning a second Heisman Trophy, Baylor’s possible championship run, the future of Mack Brown and his thoughts on the NFL ready quarterbacks.
The easy question is to ask if Ohio State is better than Baylor, but the real question should ask if Michigan State is better than Oklahoma State. That is the most important question over the next few weeks, but it will not matter if Alabama and Florida State run the table to collide in Pasadena.
Baylor’s Bryce Petty is probably on the outside looking in on the Heisman Trophy, but a trip to New York for the ceremony is well within reach.
For years, the strength of the Big 12 was tied largely to its star quarterbacks.