Jeff Hagedorn and Chris Sparks debut in the first episode of Rambler Roundtable.
In this episode Chris and Jeff welcome in the man who led Loyola;s men's basketball team to the Final Four in 2018, Head Coach Porter Moser. Conversation topics include coaching in the time of COVID, lessons from Porter's book "All In", a preview of the upcoming season and fighting racial inequality.
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Jeff and Chris sit down with the reigning MVP of the Missouri Valley Conference Aidan Megally to discuss his time at Loyola, winning the MVC conference tournament and his decision to pass on professional soccer in order to pursue medical school.
Rambler cross country and track & field alum Kate Merrill joins Jeff and Chris to discuss her decision to put a thriving business on hold in order to take a stand on the front lines of the pandemic
On the heels of the Missouri Valley Conference's decision to postpone fall sports, Chris and Jeff catch up with Loyola Director of Athletics Steve Watson to break down what it all means for the Ramblers and what lies ahead.
Chris and Jeff welcome award winning director Patrick Creadon for a preview of his upcoming documentary which chronicles the Rambler’s 1963 men’s basketball national champions and the racial barriers that they faced and overcame on their incredible journey.
College hoops takes center stage as Chris and Jeff welcome Ramblers men’s basketball assistant coach Drew Valentine. A rising star who grew up in a basketball family, Drew talks about his sterling track record as a coach, his relationship with his brother Denzel and preparing for the upcoming season during challenging times.
Jeff and Chris catch up with Loyola women's basketball Head Coach Kate Achter
On this episode, Chris and Jeff catch up with Ramblers Men's Basketball great Clayton Custer on his return to the program as Director of Player Development. Clay also discusses his basketball journey, what he hopes to accomplish in his new role and how the current team stacks up to his Final Four squad.