Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Marching to Madness

Mar 21, 2018

In this episode of Marching to Madness, hosts Blake Lovell and Ken Cross preview the Sweet 16 matchups in the East Region as West Virginia and Villanova battle while Texas Tech engages Purdue. Topics of discussion include: analysis of each team and how they matchup with each other, potential storylines to watch in both games, how pace of play will affect both games, the Jevon Carter vs. Jalen Brunson showdown, Texas Tech's defensive prowess vs. Purdue's efficient offense, not so reliable betting advice, and so much more. It’s another exciting 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,, Time Warner Cable, FanRag Sports, and many more. He covers national college basketball for College Hoops Watch, and also covers SEC basketball for He’s also a member of the USBWA. You can follow him on Twitter @theblakelovell.

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. His print and internet experiences include a college basketball writer and internet writer for Lindy’s Sports Annuals and, Blue Ribbon College Basketball Yearbook, and He’s the founder and editor of You can follow him on Twitter @KennyBuckets333.