In this episode of Marching to Madness, hosts Blake Lovell and Ken Cross welcome UCF Knights head coach Johnny Dawkins.
Topics of discussion include: the importance of getting key players back from injury, how Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s mentorship has helped Tacko Fall, Aubrey Dawkins’ development, learning from Coach K at Duke, handling high expectations entering this season, and much more. It’s another exciting episode of Marching to Madness!
About the Hosts:
Blake Lovell has over 10 years of experience in sports media. His work has been featured on The New York Times, Athlon Sports, Rivals, Scout.com, Time Warner Cable, FanRag Sports, and many more. He covers national college basketball for College Hoops Watch and is the founder of SoutheastHoops.com. He’s also a member of the USBWA. You can follow him on Twitter @theblakelovell.
Ken Cross has a plethora of experience over a 20-plus year period in both print and broadcast journalism. He has worked in some capacity for ESPN Radio, Fox Sports Radio, Sporting News Radio, Yahoo! Sports Radio and many more. This includes coverage of college football, college basketball, Carolina Panthers, Charlotte Hornets/Bobcats, and the Carolina Hurricanes.
His print and internet experiences include a college basketball writer and internet writer for Lindy’s Sports Annuals and www.lindyssports.com, Blue Ribbon College Basketball Yearbook, and Rivals.com. He’s the founder and editor of collegehoopswatch.com. You can follow him on Twitter @KennyBuckets333.
Recently, CBB Today wrote about Tacko Fall, Johnny Dawkins and the UCF Knights in case you want more coverage on one of the sneakier good teams in the country.
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