Unplugged

Unplugged Interview : Jeff Goodman of ESPN (Talks Celtics and NBA draft)

Jeff joins the BeDFRNT podcast to discuss the NBA Playoffs with a focus on the rise of Brad Stevens and the Celtics. In addition to NBA, Jeff offers insight on the upcoming NBA Draft and debates with Brad about Mothers Day gift ideas. Read More

Unplugged Interview : Chris Beaver (Division 1 referree)

Chris Beaver has been a ref at the highest level of college basketball for more than a decade. He breaks down his story to reach the college level and discusses some of the most controversial calls in the game.

4:15 Why become a ref?

14:00 Feedback process

28:38 Block/charge call

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Unplugged Interview : Ryan Fowler talking NBA

Ryan Fowler has spent over a decade in the sports media business and joins the BeDFRNT podcast to talk some NBA Hoops. BeDFRNT and the boys discuss Cleveland and the Kardashian effect, James Harden, and the resurgence of the 76ers. Read More

Unplugged Interview : Grant Benzinger (former Wright State star)

Former Moeller High School great and Wright State star joins the BeDFRNT podcast. Grant and the BeDFRNT crew discuss everything from leading Wright State to the NCAA tournament to the possibility of making a Christmas album together. Read More

Unplugged Interview : Kevin White (Assistant Coach at Kalamazoo College)

Kevin White, assistant basketball coach at Kalamazoo College, joins the BeDFRNT podcast to talk recruiting and coaching at the college level.

3:50 Why are transfer numbers rising year after year?

8:40 Kevin talks the coaching lifestyle. Read More

Unplugged Interview : Kent Sterling of CBS Sports 1430 Indianapolis

Kent Sterling of CBS Sports 1430 Indianapolis calls in to talk navigating through the media business. In addition to talk of media in today’s world, Brad and Kent talk about the current state of college basketball. Refer to times and descriptions on YouTube page for interview breakdown. Read More

Unplugged Interview : Eric Nauman, Professor of medical engineering at Purdue University

Eric Nauman is the professor of medical engineering at Purdue University. Over the last 14 years, Eric has worked to continue the strong brand of the engineering program with a focus on human injury, cell and tissue mechanics, as well as adult stem cell tissue based regeneration. Eric explains some of his most recent work as well as creating an elbow brace for star center Isaac Haas of the Purdue men’s basketball team. Read More

Unplugged Interview: Dan Redford

Dan Redford is a graduate of Michigan State University and has lived the last 8 years in China. During his time abroad, Dan has worked for Sina Sports, one of the largest sports and entertainment companies in the world, and created his own digital marketing company which currently services the Pac12. Dan and the boys discuss the current state of Michigan State athletics, the popularity of NBA in China, as well as meeting Allen Iverson for the first time. Read More

Live Show at Braxton: BeDFRNT is joined by BarstoolReags to talk Sweet 16 and Elite 8 matchups.

The first weekend of the NCAA tournament saw just about everything. Crazy finishes, disappointing losses, and of course some upsets. Reags and the BeDFRNT podcast discuss what to make of the opening weekend of the NCAA Tournament and who we can count on in the Sweet 16. Shoutout to Braxton Brewery in Covington, KY for making it all happen. Read More

Unplugged Interview: Dante Jackson

Robert Morris Colonials assistant coach and former Xavier guard Dante Jackson joins the BeDFRNT podcast while on a postseason recruiting trip. In addition to updating listeners about his current role as a high level D1 basketball coach, Dante gives his analysis concerning former head coach Sean Miller and explains why this year’s Xavier team is one of the best in the country. Read More