March 5, 2015

Wofford’s Mike Young previews SoCon Tourney with SportsTalk (AUDIO)

Mike Young's Terriers are preparing for the SOCON tournament.

Mike Young’s Terriers are preparing for the SOCON tournament.

Wednesday night we were pleased to welcome back into SportsTalk Wofford basketball coach Mike Young.

The Terriers are Southern Conference champions and are now headed to Asheville to partake in the SoCon Tournament.

Tonight coach Young recapped the season with us thus far and discussed with us what he believes makes this year’s squad unique.  He also previewed the Terriers first round matchup.  They’ll get the winner of the 8th seed UNC Greensboro and 9th-seeded Samford.

We couldn’t let coach get away without discussing his team’s early NCAA projections as well.

AUDIO: Mike Young [8:55]

 

Wofford’s Mike Young previews Mercer on SportsTalk (AUDIO)

Mike Young joined SportsTalk to preview tomorrow night's matchup at Mercer.

Mike Young joined SportsTalk to preview tomorrow night’s matchup at Mercer.

Wednesday night Wofford head basketball coach Mike Young was kind enough to join us on the program.

We conversed with Young via the phone from a cold Macon, Georgia.  Thursday night his Terrier squad is set to take on the Bears of Mercer.

Wofford is 23-6 on the year, including a 14-2 mark in the Southern Conference.  A win tomorrow night at Mercer would guarantee coach Young’s team a minimum of a share of the So-Con regular season title.

Coach previewed tomorrow night’s matchup and also looked ahead to the postseason, including his thoughts on how his team’s NCAA tournament resume stacks up from his perspective, and more.

AUDIO: Mike Young [7:30]

 

 

Darlington President Chip Wile reviews Daytona on SportsTalk (AUDIO)

Darlington Raceway President Chip Wile

Darlington Raceway President Chip Wile

Tonight we were joined by Darlington Raceway President Chip Wile.

The NASCAR circuit got the 2015 campaign kicked off Sunday as the “Super Bowl of racing”, the Daytona 500, went green.

Joey Logano become the second-youngest driver to ever win the sport’s grandest prize at the age off 22.

Tonight the state’s most adept stockcar mind provided us novices a little insight into the Sunday’s event, and also told us what he’s got coming up at his track as well.

AUDIO: Chip Wile [8:50]

 

Former Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd joins SportsTalk (AUDIO)

Tajh Boyd joined the program Tuesday to update us on his latest developments.

Tajh Boyd joined the program Tuesday to update us on his latest developments.

Tuesday night we were pleased to be joined live on the program by former Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd.

Boyd will be hosting a football camp at River Bluff High School in Lexington on Saturday, February 28.

Boyd reviewed the details of his camp with us for any of our listeners wishing to participate, and also told us what’s currently taking place with him professionally on the gridiron.

Boyd has been working out in Florida and has been in contact with franchises about getting into a camp prior to the 2015 season.  He provided details with us tonight.

AUDIO: Tajh Boyd [9:00]

 

USC golf coach Bill McDonald live on SportsTalk Monday (AUDIO)

Bill McDonald joined SportsTalk Monday night to discuss the Gamecocks win in Humble, Texas.

Bill McDonald joined SportsTalk Monday night to discuss the Gamecocks win in Humble, Texas.

The USC golf team just won the Bayou City Collegiate Championship at the Golf Club of Houston in Humble, Texas.

Monday night we had USC golf coach Bill McDonald join us on the program to discuss the tournament win with us.

The Gamecock program came into the tournament ranked 9th in the country, and held off Sam Houston State to capture their third tournament win of the season.

Coach also took some time to revisit last year’s difficult finish, missing the final 8 by a shot, and told us why he believes this year’s squad has what it takes to reach the next level, and more.

AUDIO: Bill McDonald [9:00]