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The KSR Football Podcast: Week Four Win over Mississippi State

Another week, another win.  The Cats completely demolished the Bulldogs of Mississippi State and the KSR Football Podcast is here to talk about it all.  Charles Walker, Austin MacGinnis, Drew Franklin and Nick Roush will help you celebrate the win, prepare for South Carolina and…

— Credit MacGinnis for hyping up the crowd.

— Charles’ 12-0 season prediction is still alive.

— Could Anthony Davis block an Austin MacGinnis field goal?

— Only Hannibal Lector rips off faces better than Darius West.

— ‘Tucky Towels need to be at every game.

— Benny Snell is the best, but Josh Allen is not far behind.

—  Jake Bentley won’t graduate until he loses to Kentucky two more times.

Get the podcast delivered to your phone by subscribing to “KSR Football Podcast” on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app (just search “KSR Football Podcast”). You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play , and streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.


Ep. 81 Aaron Torres Sports Podcast: Michael Sokolove author of “The Last Temptation of Rick Pitino”

It’s a new episode of the “Aaron Torres Sports Podcast,” and Aaron has a special guest. After Rick Pitino joined the show last week, this week it’s author Michael Sokolove, the author of the “other” Rick Pitino book, “The Last Temptation of Rick Pitino.” Before we get to Sokolove though, Aaron is joined by Nick Coffey to recap the weekend in sports.
A surprising conversation about Tiger Woods: The guys divert from college football momentarily for a quick talk on Tiger Woods’ tournament win on Sunday that momentarily took over the sports world. What is it about Tiger that makes fans so fascinated to watch him?
A recap of Kentucky’s wild win and the rest of Week 4 college football: The guys recap a wild weekend of college football, including Kentucky’s dominant win over Mississippi State. Are the Wildcats actually underrated at No. 17? And why Benny Snell is a major Heisman candidate. The guys also talk about Oregon’s crippling loss, and is Alabama officially too good for the rest of college football? The guys think so.
Next up, Aaron welcomes author Michael Sokolove to the show. Sokolove has a new book out called “The Last Temptation of Rick Pitino” which is chronicles the rise and fall of Louisville athletics and Rick Pitino. The guys discuss:
Their interactions with Rick Pitino: The guys talk about their experiences with Pitino. Pitino joined Aaron’s show last week and Michael interviewed him for the book. Is there anything believable or redeemable about Pitino or anything he says?
What led to Louisville’s downfall? Michael talks about his experiences diving into the Louisville athletics program. He does a deep dive on how the excesses of Tom Jurich and Rick Pitino made it pretty much inevitable that the athletic department would blow up.
The guys also discuss Brian Bowen and whether he knew that his family was soliciting money for his play, and also the FBI scandal as a whole. Is the college athletic model sustainable?

Get the podcast delivered directly to your phone by subscribing to the Aaron Torres Sports Podcast feed on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.  You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play. Streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.  Don’t forget to follow the show Instagram too.


Free Money Podcast with Matt and Drew S2: Episode 4

We are back for another week of the Free Money Podcast with Matt and Drew, live from KSBar and Grille.

Throughout the show, the crew discusses:

  • How the Free Money crew performed in week three
  • Phil Steele did not do well in his Power Sweep. Has he lost his mojo?
  • Phil’s take on Virginia vs. Louisville
  • Are people shifting their picks away from Phil? Not Drew…
  • Matt’s tease stat of the day
  • Drew teaches Matt about the restaurant business
  • They won’t even touch the large spread for Texas A&M vs. Alabama
  • They can’t believe how bad Arkansas is
  • Gus Malzahn shouldn’t have gotten rid of his visor
  • Matt tells his thrilling college spring break story
  • Matt learns about Meek Mill
  • Phil’s revenge and series plays of the week
  • Matt shows off his NFL knowledge
  • A special appearance by former UK football player, Courtney Love

We’ll be back next week to discuss all of the fun from this weekend’s deep schedule of games.

Get the podcast delivered directly to your phone by subscribing to “Free Money with Matt and Drew” on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.  You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play, and streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.


Aaron Torres Sports Podcast Ep. 80: Future UK Point Guard Tyrese Maxey

After reaching No. 1 on the iTunes charts earlier this week (thanks to an appearance from Rick Pitino) the Aaron Torres Sports Podcast is back with special guest Tyrese Maxey, who joins the show just days before the point guard officially visits Kentucky. But first, Aaron welcomes his buddy Nick Coffey to discuss:
Who Should Be the Next Coach at Kentucky and Duke? On Wednesday, CBS Sports put out a list on who should be the next coach at Kentucky, and Aaron disagreed, so he put out his own list on KSR. Nick and Aaron go through the candidates – why Will Wade could be shaping up as a great hire down the road, and is Fred Hoiberg a better option in the NBA than Billy Donovan or Brad Stevens? Also Duke can’t possibly “keep it in the family” when Coach K retires, can they?
A Week 4 College Football Preview: Next, the guys review the biggest games of the college football weekend – Can Texas A&M keep things close against Alabama and can Mississippi State pull the upset against Kentucky? Also, Aaron and Nick give out their surprise picks of the weekend.
Next up, Aaron welcomes on Kentucky commit Tyrese Maxey to the show. Maxey is headed on his official visit to Kentucky this weekend and discusses the following with Aaron.
What He Is Expecting on His Visit to Lexington: Maxey discusses his plans for the trip down to Lexington this weekend. What does he hope to see, what is his relationship with fellow commits Kahlil Whitney and Dontaie Allen and what is his prediction for the Kentucky-Mississippi State football game?
Who is He Recruiting with Him To Kentucky: Maxey discusses the players he hopes will join him in Lexington. How would he fit in with Scottie Lewis in the backcourt? How he got Vernon Carey to open up recently? And what is his relationship with James Wiseman?
Finally, Maxey discusses his relationship with Kentucky’s NBA players like John Wall and DeMarcus Cousins, and how Celtics guard Marcus Smart has helped him train this summer.

Get the podcast delivered directly to your phone by subscribing to the Aaron Torres Sports Podcast feed on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.  You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play. Streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.  Don’t forget to follow the show Instagram too.


Hardly Committed E9: Scottie Lewis, Ben Roberts and Office Olympics

T.J. Walker is back for another exciting edition of Hardly Committed.  This week he’s joined by Ben Roberts from the Herald-Leader to talk about the various recruits that are visiting campus and hosting Kentucky’s coaching staff.  After taking your questions, Nick Roush joins T.J. in The Annex to talk about a classic episode of The Office, Office Olympics.  Highlights:

— Isaiah Todd, not a baseball player.

— The latest developments in Scottie Lewis’ recruitment are good for UK.

— Another Isaiah is in the picture, Isaiah Stewart.

— Will Coach Cal try to steal one from Chris Mack?

— Should Mark Stoops be given credit for an assist in the Scottie Lewis recruitment?

— A weird Google search.

— A new segment in The Annex: “Would this get you fired?”

Subscribe to Hardly Committed on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app to get the podcast delivered directly to your phone.  You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play, and streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.


The KSR Football Podcast: Week Three Win over Murray State

For the third straight week, The KSR Football Podcast is talking about a UK win.  Austin MacGinnis, Charles Walker, Drew Franklin and Nick Roush share their favorite parts from Kentucky’s 48-10 win over Murray State and prepare you for the Saturday night fight with Mississippi State. Highlights:

— NFL teams are stupid for not calling MacGinnis.

— Something you don’t know about the young stars that shined against Murray State.

— How Lynn Bowden has developed as a wide receiver since he arrived on campus.

— Drew shares his thoughts on Starkville.

—  Intimidating Mississippi State stats.

— Remember that time MacGinnis hit a 51-yard field goal to beat Mississippi State?

— Match-ups in the trenches that will dictate who wins Saturday night.

Get the podcast delivered to your phone by subscribing to “KSR Football Podcast” on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app (just search “KSR Football Podcast”). You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play , and streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.


Aaron Torres Sports Podcast Ep. 79: Rick Pitino joins the show

It’s a huge day for the Aaron Torres Sports Podcast, as former Louisville coach Rick Pitino joins the show to talk about his new book, his time at UofL and what he’s been doing since he was fired last fall. Before we get to Pitino, Aaron is joined by his good friend Nick Coffey where they discuss:

Nick’s Relationship with Pitino: Before we get to the interview, Nick Coffey, who covered Pitino for years in Louisville, shares his thoughts. What were his impressions of Pitino’s book and does he really believe Pitino when he says he’s done coaching?

A Full College Football Recap: The guys break down LSU’s shocking win at Auburn and ask the question: Why does everyone continue to doubt Coach O? Plus a look at Ohio State’s win and the Big Ten’s awful weekend. Also, who is the most disappointing first year head coach, Willie Taggart, Chip Kelly or Scott Frost?

Next up, Aaron is joined by Rick Pitino, who discusses his new book “Pitino: My Story” his role in college basketball’s biggest scandals and more.

What has Pitino been up to since being fired? Pitino discusses the day he was fired and how his life has changed since. What does he do to fill his days and how much does he miss coaching basketball?

Pitino’s relationships with Andre McGee, Jordan Fair and Brian Bowen: Pitino explains his relationships with the three key figures in his two prominent scandals. He shares why he claims he could have never suspected Brian Bowen was taking money and why he’s still not sure Jordan Fair was directly involved.

Plus, would Pitino believe another coach who claimed to know nothing about either scandal? And does he really believe that he will never coach again?

Get the podcast delivered directly to your phone by subscribing to the Aaron Torres Sports Podcast feed on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.  You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play. Streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.  Don’t forget to follow the show Instagram too.


Aaron Torres Sports Podcast E78: Week 3 College Football Preview

A new Aaron Torres Sports Podcast is live as Aaron and Nick Coffey look ahead to Week 3 of the college football season. The guys discuss:
Can Anything Be Done About Weather Impacting College Football? The guys discuss the biggest story of the week, which is how weather has wreaked havoc on the college football schedule. The guys wonder if anything can be done and if adding a second bye week is the answer. Aaron reveals a conspiracy theory on why West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen seemed happy to cancel this week’s game against NC State.

The Biggest Games of Week Three: Has Ohio State been this good without Urban Meyer or
has the competition been this bad?  How the Buckeyes stack up against TCU.  Two more questions answered: Is LSU legit and does anyone actually care about USC-Texas?

Off The Radar Games: Finally, Aaron and Nick talk about some games that are a bit off the national radar, including Coffey’s surprise upset of the week and an over Aaron thinks is a lock. Also, how is Alabama only a 21 point favorite against Ole Miss?

Get the podcast delivered directly to your phone by subscribing to the Aaron Torres Sports Podcast feed on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.  You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play. Streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.  Don’t forget to follow the show Instagram too.


Free Money with Matt Drew S2: Episode 3

Matt Jones and Drew Franklin are back with Free Money a day earlier than normal to make sure you are prepared to bet on week three of the college football season.  KSR’s dynamic duo recaps their week two performance, dabbles into the NFL and asks the question, “Is Phil back?” Highlights:

— The team Matt Jones will never bet on again.

— What in the world is happening in the state of Arizona?

—  Matt’s strip tease of the week.

— Learn the rules of naming horses.

— Drew is all about the Dogs; can we call him Drew Steele?

— How to get to know the names of KSBar servers.

Get the podcast delivered directly to your phone by subscribing to “Free Money with Matt and Drew” on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app.  You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play, and streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.


Hardly Committed E8: In-Home Visits and Todd Packer

During the week, Kentucky’s basketball coaches are visiting the nation’s top recruits.  On the weekends, the Wildcats are hosting the best of the best on official visits.  T.J. Walker is here to talk about it all on Hardly Committed.

This episode does not focus entirely on the 2019 class.  T.J. is joined by Jeremy Grubbs, the man who trained Keldon Johnson and is an assistant coach at First Love Christian.  Their conversation will prepare you for the impending battle between Johnson and R.J. Barrett.  After that interview, T.J. takes your basketball recruiting questions and goes to The Annex with Nick Roush to talk about “Sexual Harassment.” Highlights:

— The sudden emergence of Zeke Nnaji.

— T.J.’s already preparing for his Halloween Costume.

— The latest on Scottie Lewis.

— How does Big Blue Madness directly impact recruitments?

— Our first introduction to Todd Packer, big William Hung fan.

Subscribe to Hardly Committed on iTunes or via Android’s Podcast Addict app to get the podcast delivered directly to your phone.  You can easily listen on the KSR App, available on iTunes and Google Play, and streaming online is simple through Pod Paradise.