Matt and I preview World inspirational speaker Ryan Foland who just completed his book with Leonard Kim "Drop the Act" will be for sale real soon on Amazon and in the book stores near you. A great read for entrepreneurs of all walks of life. Then we will cover the beginning of Clay season and the top 5 quotes from the weekend!!!
Sports Matters celebrates Tiger Woods first major win in nearly 11 years, where everyone else counted him out, we always believed in him to comeback and win a major. How sweet it is for Tiger to win the Master's where it all began 22 years ago!
Congrats to the UC Irvine Men's basketball team for a record breaking season and to winning their first ever NCAA Tourney game. The good news is most players will be back for next season with their goal set to new highs of maybe getting to the Sweet 16 and beyond!
Congrats to the UC Irvine Women's basketball team for a great season winning 20 games this year. Next year will shine even brighter. Congrats to the UC Irvine Men's basketball team for making the NCAA tourney for the 2nd time in school history!! 1st round game is at 11am Friday Mar 22, Go Eaters!! Matt and I fill out our bracket on air and it is fun to do, so enjoy!
Returning guest, UCI Alum, Dr Chuck Hasse talking about the record breaking season for both Men's and Women's UCI basketball. The ladies won their last 2 games to be in the Big West Semi-finals. They win the next 2, they will earn a NCAA bid. The Men's team can earn a NCAA bid (possibly a 12th seed) by winning the Big West Tourney. Biggest challenge will be a possible 2nd rd rubber match vs LBST. Go EATERS!
Clash of the Titans At The Bren Friday and Saturday No. 2 Hawaii at No. 3 UC Irvine · Friday, Mar. 1 · 7:00 p.m. Men's Volleyball. On this show Sports Matters talks UCI basketball as well as our 3rd annual Sports Matters Award show following the Oscars. It is a fun show! Enjoy!
Brian ward joins Sports Matters giving his Super Bowl conclusion while sharing some fun stories from the Pro Bowl that he attended. Plus his thoughts on the new AAF (American Alliance Football) league and all of the Lakes trade drama. Great listen!
Sports matters and Jim English discuss the current situation and the future of the Lakers. Also we touch on UC Irvine Men's basketball off to the best start of Coach Russell Turner era (19-5), NCAA bound. Lakers made a trade today by sending the 2nd pick and Svi Mykhailiuk to Pistons for 3pt specialist G Randy Bullock.
Sports Matters welcomes Jim English to the show to give our conclusion round table discussion of this history making Super Bowl. 1. lowest scoring game ever. 2. Oldest QB and coach to win 3. 6-9 another Super bowl record for same coach-QB combo. Great Listen. Many thanks to Nick Chester for his Super bowl preview!!!
After experiencing my first trip down under watching my first ever Grand Slam tournament has been a life changing moment. Australia is great and so far the reputation of the Aus Open precedes itself as the most fun of the Grand Slam Tournaments. Enjoy this podcast as this Slam has inspired me to create a special tennis podcast for all tennis players and enthusiasts!
Back from down under from Aus Open 2019 in which that will be on a separate podcast posted later this evening, Matt and I welcome back our dear friend, Boston native Nick Chester to our show giving constructive thoughts of this EPIC Super bowl matchup between the young LA Rams vs the Wizard New England Patriots. Great insight! We watched the Rams from camp progressing to the Super bowl! Great show!
Sports Matters starts off the new year in style. It was an absolute pleasure to have on UCI Alum and Sports enthusiast Dr. Chuck Haase. You get to hear some fun and great stories of UC Irvine Men's basketball and learn an interesting fact about Marquette basketball. He will be on again as the basketball world heats up after the Superbowl!
Special guest Steph rejoins Sports matters for our 3rd annual Christmas sports show talking local sports, Lakers, Rams, Chargers playoff implications and scenarios as well as the true opening day for NBA. It is a great listen, Enjoy!
Tough day for Anteater basketball, but both teams are off to a great start to the season and will have continual success in Big West Conf play. Matt and I talk Bowl game preview and Rams talk so should be a great listen! Enjoy and have a Merry Christmas everyone and tune in on Christmas day at 8am Pacific time to hear our Laker preview with special Guest Steph Maffi!
From PFW (Patriots football Weekly) appearance, Nick Chester rejoins our program to elaborate on the Patriots long time success. Plus today's NFL and how the game is played, favoring the offenses, that will be great dialogue for all fans to listen to. Then Matt and I close out the show with a UC Irvine basketball update for both Men's and Women's! They are both off to GREAT start to this season!!
More stats Sports Matters Radio Host 24 followers 24 7 tracks 7 Special guest, Sports Director, play by play for UCSC, DJ Riz joins the program talking about the benefits of college radio to the community. We talk a little sports and give an UCI sports update. UC Irvine Men's and women's basketball teams are off to a great start this season with aspirations to be in the NCAA Big Dance this year!
We witnessed last Monday night the clash of 2 prolific Offense's in a heavyweight fight with the LA Rams still standing! 105 points combined (MNF record). Is this the new NFL or was it just this game where a team scores 51 points and loses. Congrats to the UCI men's B-Ball team for competing hard down in Gulf Coast Tourney and finishing in 2nd. UCI is off to a 6-1 start!!!!
Special guest Jason Sass rejoins our program talking about his football coaching experience as well as talking NFL football, NBA. Plus the UCI Anteaters won their opening night game at the Bren 86-68. This is very exciting team to watch and we hope to see you at the Bren this year as this team is going to surprise a lot of people!