In this episode of Marching to Madness, hosts Blake Lovell and Ken Cross welcome in Dallas Mavericks assistant coach Larry Shyatt. Topics of discussion include: how he transitioned from coaching in college to joining the Mavericks, reflections on building Wyoming into a Mountain West champion, the joy of getting to coach Josh Adams again in the NBA Summer League, what the experience was like in winning back-to-back national titles at Florida, the challenges of making Clemson an ACC contender, how defense is being forgotten in today's game, and so much more. It's another jam-packed episode of Marching to Madness!
About the Hosts:
Blake Lovell has over 10 years of experience in sports media. His work has been featured on The New York Times, Athlon Sports, Rivals, Scout.com, Time Warner Cable, FanRag Sports, and many more. He covers national college basketball for College Hoops Watch, and also covers SEC basketball for SoutheastHoops.com. He’s also a member of the USBWA.
Ken Cross has a plethora of experience over a 20-plus year period in both print and broadcast journalism. He has worked in some capacity for ESPN Radio, Fox Sports Radio, Sporting News Radio, Yahoo! Sports Radio and many more. This includes coverage of college football, college basketball, Carolina Panthers, Charlotte Hornets/Bobcats, and the Carolina Hurricanes. He’s currently the founder and editor of College Hoops Watch.