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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

Summer Shootaround Series: The Kyle Neptune Era at Villanova is here! What will the Wildcats look like in 2022-2023? (College Basketball 09/23)

9/23/2022
Villanova brings a decent amount of its roster back for the 2022-2023 season. The one big change: Jay Wright is no longer there. Can new HC Kyle Neptune keep up Wright's winning ways, or will there be a significant adjustment period? The guys give an update on Justin Moore's injury recovery and assess Villanova's chances at winning the Big East. Some great historical data on Villanova as a program, too. Eye on College Basketball is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google...

Duration:00:34:23

Summer Shootaround Series: UCLA should be classified as a 2023 Final Four contender (College Basketball 09/22)

9/22/2022
UCLA comes into this season almost underrated, at least to a point. Should the Bruins be seen higher -- perhaps close to top-five status -- along with the Gonzagas and Kentuckys of the world? Or is their short bench a justifiable cause for concern? Norlander and Parrish dive in. 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:00:25:58

NBA changing draft age minimum … when? Plus: Emoni Bates facing gun charges (College Basketball 09/20)

9/20/2022
Recent CBA negotiations in the NBA have brought back the discussion about the end of the draft age minimum. But will it happen, and when? 2024? 2026? Later? Will it have the impact on college basketball that many seem to think it wil,l or has NIL helped blunt some of that impact? Second big topic today touches on the recent arrest and the unknowns surrounding Eastern Michigan's Emoni Bates. Eye on College Basketball is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox...

Duration:00:53:46

Summer Shootaround Series: Texas brings a good squad into the year. Can Chris Beard and Co. build upon last season? (College Basketball 09/16)

9/16/2022
The Texas Longhorns entered last season with massive expectations, and then fell short by failing to make the Sweet 16. However, the Longhorns still did pretty well overall. They're opening a new arena this season. Can they build upon everything they made them a formidable opponent? Matt Norlander and Gary Parrish focus their eyes on the great state of Texas and the Longhorns. Eye on College Basketball is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever...

Duration:00:26:42

State of CBB in 2022: Is D-I too big? Is the NCAA tourney’s future in flux? Has NIL made college sports better? (College Basketball 09/15)

9/15/2022
How about a lengthy Thursday ep to spice up your week? The last set the questions from CBS' Candid Coaches series have landed. Norlander and Parrish touch on four significant topics. 1) Should any changes be made to the NCAA Tournament? 2) Should Division I shrink (if at all) from 363 teams to ... how many? 3) Is NIL helping or hurting more than one year in? 4) Where does college basketball stand in 2022? Eye on College Basketball is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google...

Duration:01:12:02

Summer Shootaround Series: Can five-star freshman Julian Phillips help fix Rick Barnes NCAA Tournament woes? (College Basketball 09/14)

9/14/2022
The Tennessee Volunteers bring back four of their top five scorers, plus add five-star freshman Julian Phillips to the mix. Is this the year Rick Barnes makes it back to the Final Four? Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander break it all down. (05:32) - Trivia Time (08:20) - Who takes the reins scoring-wise in Knoxville? (17:00) - The Vols have an NCAA tournament issue. Eye on College Basketball is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you...

Duration:00:24:13

What will be the best 🏀 league, Timme vs. Tshiebwe vs. Bacot for NPOY, best coaching hire of ’22, the great shot clock debate: 24 vs. 30 (College Basketball 09/09)

9/9/2022
We've got four more Candid Coaches questions to touch on in this Friday ep, and the topics are intriguing. Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander recap the results on who coaches think the best player in college basketball will be in '22-23, what coaches believe the best league will be later this decade, who the best coaching hire was and, the hottest debate of all: should college basketball stick with 30 seconds on the shot clock or move to 24? Eye on College Basketball is available on Apple...

Duration:01:02:01

Summer Shootaround Series: Ohio State lost a lot of talent to the NBA, but brings in multiple top-75 freshmen AND Bronny James may loom on the horizon. (College Basketball 09/08)

9/8/2022
Ohio State lost a pair of NBA picks. This looks like Chris Holtmann's toughest job yet in Columbus. And yet, it's Holtmann ... so this still feels like a 2023 tournament team. The freshman class is his best yet. PLUS: Bronny James just took a visit with LeBron. Is OSU the favorite to land him? 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...

Duration:00:28:03

Summer Shootaround Series: North Carolina brings back the most recognizable team in history, can they finish their National Championship run? (College Basketball 09/07)

9/7/2022
The North Carolina Tar Heels bring back a more extensive and deeper roster in '22-23. Will that bring them the national championship they came close to earning last year? Matt Norlander and Gary Parrish break down UNC's chances and go deeper on how good this team should be compared to last season's early bumps in the road. 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...

Duration:00:30:59

Summer Shootaround Series: Michigan might have the most NBA ready freshman in country, can that and Hunter Dickinson win the Big Ten this year? (College Basketball 09/01)

9/2/2022
It's Juwan Howard's fourth season coaching his alma mater. Can Michigan continue the good vibes from last year and win the Big Ten this upcoming season? Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander break down the Wolverines' chances and offer up another game of regular-season win total. 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...

Duration:00:22:05

Transfer windows 🔜; NCAA kills the IARP; coaches vote on best arenas in CBB (College Basketball 09/01)

9/1/2022
The NCAA unveiled its new plan to help unclog the transfer portal. Will it help or hurt college programs? Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander discuss. Plus: IARP is about to go the way of the dodo. Is this a good thing? And the Candid Coaches series returns! Which arenas rank as the best environments in college hoops? 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:00:42:56

Summer Shootaround Series: Louisville will likely start out slow under Kenny Payne, but recruiting well early can set him up for success in 2023 (College Basketball 08/31)

8/31/2022
On the court, Louisville is likely not going to be a good team this season. But the way new head coach Kenny Payne will recruit in 2023 might set them up for success down the line. 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 Google,...

Duration:00:32:35

Bracketology in August; We take a peek at Jerry Palm's 1st look at the 2023 NCAA Tournament (College Basketball 08/26)

8/26/2022
Check out our ebay store to benefit St. Jude! Bid on spots in Podcast Leagues, pre-draft calls with our analysts and more! https://www.ebay.com/itm/374227990052 Gary Parrish and David Cobb break down Jerry Palm's first Bracketology post of the year! 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...

Duration:00:28:50

Summer Shootaround Series: Kentucky brings back it's strongest roster in years, can they finally make it out of the 1st round of the NCAA Tournament? (College Basketball 07/28)

8/25/2022
Can Kentucky, who brings back the Naismith Player of The Year, make a deep NCAA Tournament run for the first time in three 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 speakers! Simply say "Alexa, play the latest episode of the Eye on College Basketball podcast" or "Hey Google, play the...

Duration:00:39:47

Summer Shootaround Series: Defending National Champions Kansas has a top-10 talented roster in the nation, but will they have the continuity? (College Basketball 08/24)

8/24/2022
Kansas has the talent to challenge for the Big 12 title, but due to the IARP investigation, will they have the coaching continuity? Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander breakdown the defending national champs. 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...

Duration:00:27:32

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