Dan and Rick are joined by Xavier head coach Travis Steele and former center Matt Stainbrook. They talk about Steele passing on previous opportunities to become a head coach, his first few months on the job, what stood out about Jonas Hayes and Ben Johnson, his favorite Xavier moments, Kaiser Gates' decision to hire an agent, a look at the current team and signed grad transfers, his plans to add more players for next year's roster, what he values on the recruiting trail above all else, and plenty more. Plus, he does a Q&A session with the fans in attendance. Stainbrook joins the show to discuss his career overseas, plans for the future, his memorable Xavier moments, the toughest road venue in the Big East, the NBA workout process, the biggest difference between Chris Mack and Travis Steele as head coaches, and more. He also does a Q&A session.
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Dan, Rick, & The Legend Brian Snow talk about Kaiser Gates' departure and the impact on next year's roster, the final assistant coaching position, the non-conference schedule, Elias King's commitment, 2019 recruiting, and some bachelor party talk.
Rick is joined by Xavier's newest assistant coaches Ben Johnson and Jonas Hayes. The guys talk about what made them come to Xavier, what their thoughts of Travis Steele were before coming to work for him, insights on their recruiting strategies, and more.
Dan, Rick, & The Legend Brian Snow discuss Travis Steele's first week on the job as head coach at Xavier. So far, Steele has landed commitments from three graduate transfers - Zach Hankins, Kyle Castlin, and Ryan Welage. He's also hired two assistant coaches in Jonas Hayes from Georgia and Ben Johnson from Minnesota. The guys discuss those new additions, what's next, early expectations for 2018-19, and a look ahead at 2019 recruiting.
Dan, Rick, & The Legend Brian Snow discuss Travis Steele being named as the new head coach at Xavier. They talk about the hiring process, the differences between Chris Mack and Steele, what Steele will be looking for when hiring assistants, next year's roster, and more.
Dan, Rick, & The Legend Brian Snow discuss the end of the Chris Mack era as XU's Head Coach announced he was taking the Louisville job on Tuesday. The guys discuss Mack's legacy, who his replacement might be, and Athletic Director Greg Christopher's press conference on Tuesday.
Rick, Dan, and The Legend Brian Snow recap the first round of the NCAA Tournament. Topics include a detailed breakdown of Xavier's win over Texas Southern, a preview of Xavier vs Florida State, the Big East's performance in the tournament, UMBC's historic win over No. 1 seeded Virginia, Marshall's win over Wichita State, and more.
Rick and Brian Snow discuss Xavier's potential matchups in the NCAA Tournament's West Region. They also talk about the overall bracket, the best games to watch, finals predictions, and more.
Rick and Dan recap Xavier's loss in the semifinals of the Big East Tournament.