Guest: Dr. Chris Brown, Commissioner of the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA)
Friday, September 29, 2023
In this episode, Trine Center for Sports Studies Director, Brandon Podgorski, talks with the Commissioner of the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA), Dr. Chris Brown. Although this is Dr. Browns first tenure as a commissioner, he has a strong background in college athletics working for the University of Kansas, the NCAA national office, and most recently at the University of Delaware. In this episode, Dr. Brown discusses how putting student-athletes first has prepared him for this role and advice for students looking to break into athletic administration.
Live Basketball is Coming to Max
Friday, September 22, 2023
In reaction to some live basketball coming to the streaming service Max, Drew tells you what else you can watch when it comes to basketball on the platform.
Guest: Aaron Magnuson, Facilities Operations Coordinator of the Indiana Pacers
Friday, September 15, 2023
In this episode, Trine Center for Sports Studies Director, Brandon Podgorski, talks with the Facilities Operations Coordinator of the Indiana Pacers, Aaron Magnuson. Aaron graduated from IUPUI only two years ago but has already had experience working in the NFL and NBA in events and facilities management. In this episode, Aaron discusses how his experiences during college, including seven internships, prepared him for his role with the Indiana Pacers. He also explains the logistics in preparing Gainbridge Fieldhouse for the various events they host throughout the year.
All-Time Nuggets Rosters
Friday, September 8, 2023
This week, Drew is inspired by Deion Sanders' Colorado Football team being the talk of the town to do an All-Time and All-Prime Rosters for the states NBA Franchise, the Denver Nuggets.
Guest: Ethan Hill, Head Coach Adrian College Esports
Friday, September 1, 2023
In this episode, Trine Center for Sports Studies Director, Brandon Podgorski, talks with coach of the Adrian College esports team, and recent Trine alumnus, Ethan Hill. After a three-year career as a collegiate Call of Duty player, Ethan is now responsible for growing the esports team at Adrian. In this episode, Ethan discusses the role of a college esports coach, the value esports can bring to a college, and careers in the esports industry.