April 23, 2014

SportsTalk Rewind 4.22.14 (VIDEO)

The big news around the state concerned the Clemson basketball team tonight and their star player, K.J. McDaniels, and his decision to take his game to the NBA instead of returning to the upstate next season.  Phil and the Professor provided their thoughts on the McDaniels’ decision and how it will affect the Tigers program next season.

Writer Bob Gillespie joined us tonight to discuss Pinehurst #2, a course he recently played for media day regarding the men’s and women’s US Open in June.

We also were joined by President of Darlington Raceway Chip Wile, who joins us every Tuesday to discuss the NASCAR circuit.

 

SportsTalk Rewind 4.21.14 (VIDEO)

Tonight on SportsTalk myself the Professor and Kornblut held down the fort since KMac has taken his talents on vacation for the forseeable future.

There was much to be discussed concerning Matt Kuchar’s showing at the RBC Heritage in Harbour Town this weekend.

The 11th ranked USC baseball team ended their 5-game losing streak and won their series in Auburn over the weekend as well.  USC pitching coach Jerry Meyers joined us live on the program to discuss the series and how he believes the team is faring overall now that they’ve taken a significant step in the right direction.

We also had former Newberry head football coach Zak Willis on the program as well.  Willis just accepted the position of head coach at Union College, a NAIA school in the blue grass state.

SportsTalk Rewind 4.18.14 (VIDEO)

The Clemson football team seemingly took center state Friday on many news outlets concerning how the coaching staff handles themselves off the field.  Many media outlets, some who generally don’t cover sports, weighed in on how much religion should play a part within the confines of a public school’s football team.

Tonight Phil and KMac continued to provide to very different points of views.

The Freedom From Religion Foundation’s Annie Gaylor recently conducted an interview with a fox affiliate and explained her foundation’s position on the matter.  We played those comments tonight on the program as well.

We also had Monte Dutton provide us with his thoughts in NASCAR and recap what he saw take place in Darlington last Sunday, and much more.

SportsTalk Rewind 4.17.14 (VIDEO)

Tonight Phil Kornblut joined myself, the Professor, and KMac from Harbour Town where the opening round of the RBC Heritage got underway today.

We recapped the opening round on the coast, and also had a slew of guests join us tonight to discuss a myriad of sports topics on a Thursday.

Wren High School football coach Jeff Tate joined us at 6:30 to discuss his quarterback Kelly Bryant committing to play his college football at Clemson today.

We continued our look at the FCS football programs coming out of spring practice tonight as well.  S.C. State’s Buddy Pough joined us to let us in on how things went for the Bulldogs this Spring.

USC head baseball coach Chad Holbrook joined us as well to discuss the Gamecocks’ latest skid, and much more.

SportsTalk Rewind 4.16.14 (VIDEO)

Tonight on SportsTalk Phil and the Professor discussed the huge commitment that the USC women’s basketball team got from the number one player in the country, Heathwood Hall’s A’ja Wilson.

The Clemson football team was dealt a huge blow earlier in the week when it was announced that quarterback Chad Kelly was dismissed from the team.  Some former USC players were involved in some off the field skirmishes recently too that we needed to discuss.

We also were pleased to have Presbyterian head football coach Harold Nichols join us on the program to discuss how his spring practice in Clinton went, and much more.