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Eye On College Basketball

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CBS Sports’ official college basketball podcast is the most entertaining and informative of its kind. Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander bring the sport into your ears at least three times per week with commentary, reporting, insider information and statistical analysis throughout college basketball all year long.

CBS Sports’ official college basketball podcast is the most entertaining and informative of its kind. Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander bring the sport into your ears at least three times per week with commentary, reporting, insider information and statistical analysis throughout college basketball all year long.

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United States

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CBS Sports’ official college basketball podcast is the most entertaining and informative of its kind. Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander bring the sport into your ears at least three times per week with commentary, reporting, insider information and statistical analysis throughout college basketball all year long.

Language:

English


Episodes

The pros and cons of recruiting Bronny James; billion-dollar Big Ten media deal and impact on 🏀; RIP, Pete Carril (College Basketball 08/19)

8/19/2022
The news of Bronny James recruitment was all the rage this week, but what has the 49th-ranked overall prospect done in college basketball in their freshman season? Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander take a look. Also, what will the new 8 billion dollar TV deal for the Big Ten mean for college basketball? Eye on College Basketball is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. You can listen to Eye on College Basketball on...

Duration:00:43:54

Summer Shootaround Series: With the best roster in years, 2022-2023 feels like the perfect time for the Indiana Hoosiers to win the Big Ten (College Basketball 07/20)

8/18/2022
The Indiana Hoosiers under head coach Mike Woodson have their best roster in years, does that right mix of talent potentially win the Big Ten? Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander discuss. Eye on College Basketball is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. You can listen to Eye on College Basketball on your smart speakers! Simply say "Alexa, play the latest episode of the Eye on College Basketball podcast" or "Hey...

Duration:00:24:13

Summer Shootaround Series: The Houston Cougars will win at least 28 games this year and could win their first national championship since the 80's (College Basketball 08/17)

8/17/2022
The Houston Cougars were a decimated squad for most of least season and still made a deep run in the NCAA Tournament. With some additional health luck and a five-star freshman, could Kelvin Sampson lead Houston to its second Final Four in 3 years? Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander discuss. Eye on College Basketball is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. You can listen to Eye on College Basketball on your smart...

Duration:00:22:57

John Calipari and Mark Stoops get into a Twitter spat over a practice facility; SEC Commisioner Greg Sankey wants to look into expanding the NCAA Tournament (College Basketball 08/12)

8/12/2022
John Calipari lobbied for a new practice facility and angered the Kentucky football program in the process. Is this spat about a practice facility or something more? Plus SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey wants to expand the NCAA Tournament, is it a good idea or not? Gary Parrish and Adam Finklestein discuss. Eye on College Basketball is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. You can listen to Eye on College Basketball on...

Duration:00:41:19

Summer Shootaround Series: Gonzaga brings back the best roster in College Basketball, is this the year where they win it all? College Basketball 08/11)

8/11/2022
Gonzaga brings back what looks like, the best roster in college basketball despite losing Chet Holmgren and more. But the big question everyone is asking -- Is this the year where the Bulldogs bring it all home and win a national championship? Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander break down their chances. Eye on College Basketball is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. You can listen to Eye on College Basketball on...

Duration:00:29:49

Summer Shootaround Series: Duke brings the best recruiting class in the nation but can they overcome loss of Coach K and 5 players to the NBA draft? (College Basketball 08/10)

8/10/2022
Duke Basketball enters a new era after the retirement of Coach K. But can they be as dominant as they used to be with Jon Scheyer and the top recruiting class in the nation behind them? Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander discuss. Eye on College Basketball is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. You can listen to Eye on College Basketball on your smart speakers! Simply say "Alexa, play the latest episode of the Eye on...

Duration:00:26:40

Summer Shootaround Series: Creighton is the favorite to win the Big East, but can they have the best season ever in school history? (College Basketball 08/05)

8/5/2022
Big East Favorites Creighton come in with a lot of veteran firepower on the offensive end and should win the conference. But can this team do more, like maybe make an Elite Eight or Final Four more? Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander discuss how much better this Blue Jays team is. Eye on College Basketball is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. You can listen to Eye on College Basketball on your smart speakers!...

Duration:00:22:33

Summer Shootaround Series: Baylor brings in Keyonte George, but can they they overcome injuries to win the Big 12? (College Basketball 08/03)

8/4/2022
The Baylor Bears lost a lot of talent to the transfer portal and the NBA draft, but bring in Keyonte George and have LJ Cryer coming back from injury. Can the Bears find their way for a 1-seed in the NCAA Tournament again? Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander discuss. Eye on College Basketball is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. You can listen to Eye on College Basketball on your smart speakers! Simply say "Alexa,...

Duration:00:19:52

Kentucky and Gonzaga make a date for a November showdown; Oregon headlines a big recruiting with with a 5 star splash (College Basketball 08/03)

8/3/2022
The College Basketball season is nearing with many MTE's that'll feature many clashes of College Basketball titans, but before they kick off, we'll see Gonzaga and Kentucky face off first! Gary Parrish and Kyle Boone analyze how this matchup came about. PLUS Oregon brings in 5 star forward Kwame Evans and Kansas adds a solid prospect. Eye on College Basketball is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. You can listen...

Duration:00:37:08

Norlander all/access with Florida, Kentucky and Duke recruiting only enhanced in NIL era (College Basketball 07/29)

7/29/2022
Our own Matt Norlander shadowed new Florida men's basketball coach Todd Golden and came away with a few insights on how the program is going to be run in the future. Plus, NIL has exposed that nothing much will likely change in recruiting. Read: Norlander: On The Recruiting Trail With Todd Golden, Days 1 & 2 Read: Norlander: On The Recruiting Trail With Todd Golden, Days 3 - 5 Eye on College Basketball is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever...

Duration:00:45:31

Summer Shootaround Series: Auburn brings back an experienced back court and adds a five-star big man to the fold. Can they run it back and win the SEC next year? (College Basketball 07/28)

7/28/2022
In our latest episode of the Summer Shootaround series we discuss the Auburn Tigers, who lost Jabari Smith and Walker Kessler to the NBA. But they bring back the talented backcourt of K.D Johnson and Wendell Green and add five-star big man Yohan Traore to the fold. Is this enough to run it back for next season, or will they fall short of expectations? Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander break it down. Eye on College Basketball is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts,...

Duration:00:24:02

Summer Shootaround Series: Arkansas brings in an elite recruiting class, but can they win the SEC with them? (College Basketball 07/27)

7/27/2022
Arkansas Head coach Eric Musselman brings in a loaded recruiting class complete with electric freshman talent and some key older talent from the transfer portal. Can that collection of talent win the SEC and win a national championship? Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander discuss. Eye on College Basketball is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. You can listen to Eye on College Basketball on your smart speakers!...

Duration:00:24:25

Recruiting ep special: Bill Self’s ban, GG Jackson to South Carolina, Bronny James’ big July, 🍑 Jam recap + much more (College Basketball 07/24)

7/24/2022
Bill Self is pulled from the road for the Summer Recruiting Period! What does that mean for the Kansas Jayhawks? PLUS a soup-to-nuts breakdown on the 2022 Nike EYBL Peach Jam with special guest 247 Sports Adam Finklestein. READ: Norlander - Kansas holds Bill Self, Kurtis Townsend off road for July live recruiting period (01:31) - Bill Self and assistant pulled from recruiting in the Summer Period. (08:32) - GG Jackson reclassifies and commits to South Carolina (23:26) - Bronny James has a...

Duration:00:59:05

Summer Shootaround Series: 1-seed Arizona lost three pros after Tommy Lloyd’s dynamite debut. What’s coming in Year 2? (College Basketball 07/21)

7/21/2022
Welcome to the 2022 Summer Shootaround series, where the Eye On College Basketball podcast will highlight the 20 most noteworthy storylines heading into the 2022-2023 College Basketball season. The series will continue with the Arizona Wildcats who lost three pro prospects to the NBA, but bring in 5 star prospect Kylan Boswell. Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander take a look at what's brewing for the Wildcats. (02:03) - Can Kylan Boswell contribute immediately? (06:08) - How does head coach...

Duration:00:19:37

Summer Shootaround Series: Alabama has its best-rated recruiting class ever, and the Tide are again Top 25-good (College Basketball 07/20)

7/20/2022
Welcome to the 2022 Summer Shootaround series, where the Eye On College Basketball podcast will highlight the 20 most noteworthy storylines heading into the 2022-2023 College Basketball season. We'll start this series with the Alabama Crimson Tide, a team that brings in the third highest recruiting class. But lacks the veteran experience that a team likely needs to make a deep run in the NCAA Tournament. Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander break down the Crimson Tide's chances. (03:00) - Alabama...

Duration:00:20:51

HUGE MAILBAG 📬 What’s next in realignment, future of NCAAT, best coaches in CBB, 2023 surprise teams, music favorites (College Basketball 07/12)

7/12/2022
On Monday, Norlander broke the story with what the WAC is doing to boldly change its conference tournament. Today's ep starts with that; you can read his report here. Beyond that, Norlander brings on David Cobb for a huge mailbag episode that touches on everything from conference realignment, the five schools that need to go back to their former leagues, what the NCAA Tournament might look like in 10 years, Dayton's outlook as A-10 contenders, some of Norlander's music takes and a lot more...

Duration:01:28:45

Conference realignment is killing a lot of what makes (made?) college sports special, but the money always wins (College Basketball 07/06)

7/6/2022
How will big conference realignment alter the college basketball landscape? Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander discuss that and the potential ramifications. Norlander goes off on how these moves are killing the fabric that made college sports so alluring to millions to begin with, while Parrish posits that what might be best for the Pac-12 is to merge with the Big 12, ditch a few universities, and create a new 16-team conference. Would that league come close to the prestige of the new Big Ten...

Duration:00:57:59

Emoni Bates goes back home to Eastern Michigan; LIU abruptly fires their head coach in the dead of summer months (College Basketball 06/30/22)

6/30/2022
Emoni Bates goes back home to Michigan. How did his star fall so far and so fast? Gary Parrish and Kyle Boone try to make sense of it all. PLUS LIU fired it's coach this week, is there something fishy about it? All that and more on today's podcast. (01:05) - Emoni Bates transfers (37:23) - Does LIU have two coaches? Eye on College Basketball is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. You can listen to Eye on College...

Duration:00:44:48

Who are the multi-year players that can make a jump into the NBA Lottery; ACC/Big Ten Tournament matchups revealed and Robert Dillingham commits to Kentucky (College Basketball 06/27/22)

6/27/2022
Who are the 10 players that can make a Jaden Ivey or Keegan Murray like jump into the lottery next year? Gary Parrish and David Cobb discuss. Plus Robert Dillingham commits to the Kentucky Wildcats next year, does this mean a killer class is coming for Coach Cal? (01:10) - Who are the multi-year players that can make a jump into the NBA lottery (20:33) - ACC/Big Ten Challenge Matchups revealed (34:47) - Robert Dillingham to Kentucky Eye on College Basketball is available on Apple Podcasts,...

Duration:00:48:02

2022 NBA Draft Recap: Orlando’s Magic trick gives us most compelling draft drama in years: Full takeaways, grades, predictions on players (College Basketball 06/24)

6/24/2022
We were promised a wild 2022 NBA Draft and it totally delivered with Duke's Paolo Banchero getting drafted 1st overall to the Orlando Magic. Matt Norlander and Gary Parrish give you a comprehensive breakdown of the NBA draft and all of the twists and turns involved. READ: Norlander: Magic taking Paolo Banchero at No. 1 fooled the league (03:32) - Duke's Paolo Banchero is the 1st overall pick (21:32) - Jabari Smith falls to 3rd (26:02) - Keegan Murray goes to Sacramento (40:50) - The Memphis...

Duration:01:13:29