Sports Talk with Tonsoni

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An episode of Sports Talk with Tonsoni

By Brian Tonsoni
Discussions about sports and society. Focusing on Indiana University athletics and college sports.
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Interview with Bud Wright - Sheridan High School
Bud Wright is an Indiana Football Hall of Fame inductee.  He has amassed over 400 wins in his career and 9 state championship.  Bud is in his 57th year of coaching high school football.  Not only is he a great coach but he was and is a great friend of my wife Amy Tonsoni who started her teaching career at Sheridan High School some years ago.
October 1, 2019
College Football 8 team playoff discussion
Brent Tonsoni and I discuss who would make an 8 team playoff if the season ended today.  We also discuss some sleeper teams and where we would like to tailgate.
September 25, 2019
Sports moments that unite
We review the week in sports, look at college football in the state of Indiana, hear B-rent's take and share some serious sports moments that often unite and heal communities.
September 18, 2019
Interview with Vince Burpo - Indiana Football Hall of Fame coach
We discuss the latest sports news, share B-rent's take on overtime rules in the NFLand some college pick em but our main story is an interview with Vince Burpo, Indiana Football Hall of Fame coach
September 10, 2019
Weekly Sports Report Sept 3rd
College and NFL football are under way, plus State of Indiana college football report and B-rent's take all in this episode.
September 4, 2019
Weekly Sports Report
Introducing our new weekly segments.   State Report- News and info on college sports in the state of Indiana. What to watch for:  Hot topics and upcoming events Story of the week:  Preview, reviews and guest interviews B-Rent's Take:  Brent Tonsoni on Sports College Pick Em
August 26, 2019
College Football Bucket List
Our Beer Church Brewery bucket list series this week is all about college football.  The stadiums, the traditions and the rivalries.
August 7, 2019
MLB Bucket Lists
We will discuss stadiums to visit and players to watch in Major League Baseball.
July 23, 2019
Bucket List Sports Events
A brief discussion of current sports events followed by a list of 10 events host Brian Tonsoni would like to attend
July 9, 2019
Norm Tonsoni Tribute to a great coach & father
15 years ago on May 14th, my father Norm Tonsoni passed away.  This is a tribute to my life long coach.  
May 14, 2019
Basketball Thoughts
We will discuss NBA playoffs and college recruiting in this podcast.
April 30, 2019
NFL Draft preview and other current topics
Delphi senior Michael Benner and I discuss the upcoming NFL draft.  Also on the podcast, the NHL & NBA Playoffs plus MLB discussions.
April 23, 2019
Bracket U- Final Four Preview show
Bryan Mauro and Connor Hope join to discuss the upcoming Final four
April 4, 2019
Final Four Edition- Delphi Bracketology
We discuss the Final Four and some of the games that have led to the Final Four
April 2, 2019
Bracket U- The bracket reveal
We discuss the 2019 bracket.  What went right and what went wrong
March 18, 2019
Bracket U- Championship week
Brian Tonsoni and Josh Wilson discuss this weeks Championship Tourneys and the impact on NCAA seeding
March 12, 2019
Bracket U live 3/4
Josh Wilson and Brian Tonsoni discuss Delphi Bracketology's latest bracket
March 5, 2019
Bracket U-- Its March
Explaining our most recent bracket update
March 1, 2019
Bracket U- Feb 22
We discuss our most recent bracket update
February 22, 2019
Bracket U- Top 16 overall seeds
We discuss our top 16 seeds heading into Saturday's NCAA committee reveal.  
February 8, 2019
Bracket U - The Seed List Feb 1
We go through seeds 1-12 and also a Super Bowl preview.
February 2, 2019
Bracket U- Jan 18th, 2019
Delphi Bracketology shares its top two seeds, some teams on the rise, and a few outliers in this weeks bracket.  We also preview the NFL final four.
January 18, 2019
College Hoops report for the state of Indiana
We bring you up to date on what 9 NCAA teams in the state of Indiana have done in the last week.
January 16, 2019
Bracket U- Trend analysis of NCAA committee selections
We discuss trends from 2016-2018 in the selection of men's basketball teams for the post season.
January 11, 2019
NFL Divisional Round Preview
Michael Benner and Steve Painter discuss the four NFL playoff games this weekend
January 10, 2019
Indiana College Sports Report
Delphi Bracketology brings you a report on college athletics in the state of Indiana.  
January 8, 2019
NFL Wild Card Preview
Senior Michael Benner and Faculty member Steve Painter preview the weekends action
January 4, 2019
Bracket U- Arena Bracketology
We seed the top 16 college basketball arenas.  These arenas are on our bucket list to attend.
December 21, 2018
NFL Report
Our last regular season NFL report as we head to a break from school
December 20, 2018
Indiana college hoops report
We discuss all 9 D1 men's college basketball programs in this episode
December 17, 2018
NFL report
The Gleasonator and staff discuss the NFL
December 14, 2018
Bracket U- Week of Dec 11
The latest information on the NCAA bracket as it would appear this week
December 11, 2018
Indiana Sports Report Dec. 10th
The latest from the state of Indiana men's college hoops teams
December 11, 2018
Sports weekly
An NFL episode only this week.
December 7, 2018
Indiana Sports Recap
Indiana, Purdue, Indiana St plus other in state hoops coverage
December 3, 2018
Weekly Sports Recap Nov 28
Latest episode of Sports Talk with Tonsoni
November 30, 2018
Bracket U. Episode 3
We explain our basic grouping system and how it plays out with the NET
November 30, 2018
Indiana sports recap
Delphi Bracketology recaps the week in college sports in Indiana
November 26, 2018
Sports weekly
Introducing the Indiana College Hoops report.
November 22, 2018
Bracket U episode 2
Delphi Bracketology discusses early trends in college hoops n
November 19, 2018
Sports Weekly Nov 16
This week is sports
November 16, 2018
Bracket U
Episode 1 - Delphi Bracketology members break down college hoops and share information on the bracket process. Today sophomore Evan Fritz joins me to introduce what we do in Bracketology club
November 9, 2018
Sports weekly
This week in sports
November 9, 2018
College Basketball Conference Preview Show 4
Shelby Mast, Bryan Mauro and Brian Tonsoni discuss the conferences in the Midwest.
November 6, 2018
Sports weekly. Week of Oct 28-Nov 2nd
Recap of sports from this week
November 2, 2018
College Basketball Conference Preview show 3
Jay Anderson, Bryan Mauro and Brian Tonsoni discuss 9 southern conferences in the NCAA
October 31, 2018
College Basketball Preview Show 2
Bryan Mauro, Connor Hope of Busting Brackets join us to talk West Coast Hoops
October 23, 2018
Sports Weekly
A recap of this week’s action
October 19, 2018
College Basketball Conference Preview Show 1
Discussion with Bryan Mauro and Bryan Rauf on 8 conference from the East
October 16, 2018
Sports weekly Oct 12
Recapping the week in sports
October 12, 2018
Luke Martin- Indiana St Athletics
We discuss digital promotion, sports broadcasting and Sycamore football and basketball.
October 9, 2018
Sports Weekly Oct. 6th
Weekly recap of this week in sports
October 5, 2018
Sports Weekly
This week in sports brought to you by Delphi Bracketology
September 28, 2018
Ryder Cup preview
Dave Gilbert and Kyle Kline if Delphi Bracketology discuss the Ryder Cup
September 27, 2018
Chris Williams - IU sports memorabilia collector
Chris shares some of his best items and talks collecting sports memorabilia
September 25, 2018
Sports Weekly
Episode 3 recap the week in sports
September 21, 2018
Amy Tonsoni - Sports Mom
We talk with Amy Tonsoni on what it meant to be a sports mom to two athletes.
September 18, 2018
Sports Weekly
A review of College football, the NFL and MLB action from the previous week
September 13, 2018
Delphi Bracketology discussion
Steve Painter, faculty member of Delphi Bracketology discusses the club and his experience as a media member at recent Purdue football game.
September 11, 2018
Sports weekly Sept 7
A short weekly sports recap. NCAA, MLB and NFL topics
September 7, 2018
Marching Hundred Member Andrew Brown
Junior Andrew Brown discusses his time at Indiana University as a member of the Marching Hundred and the Cuban Center
September 6, 2018
Notre Dame Football Traditions
Chris Hagenow and Jeff Stesiak, two high school friends of the host discuss Notre Dame football traditions
August 28, 2018
BIG 10 Football preview
One question with Sammy for each team. Plus a few predictions. Sammy Jacobs of Hoosier Huddle joins me on the show
August 23, 2018
Bill Barrows- Local Sports Communities
We discuss the importance of sports on local communities. Bill Barrows has dedicated his life to sports in the City of Wabash, IN
August 14, 2018
NCAA College football Pre season discussion
Favorite stadiums, rivalries and teams to watch during the 2018 season.
August 2, 2018
MLB discussion with Michael Dugan
We talk about players we would pay to see in the MLB. Also discuss MLB rivalries and stadiums.
July 23, 2018
Sports Talk with Tonsoni- Family Traditions
Family Sports Traditions discussed with Brent Tonsoni
July 17, 2018
Mid Season MLB Report
Bryan Mauro joins the pod to talk MLB standings and all- star rosters.
July 12, 2018
Talking Hoosier Baseball
A discussion on new IU baseball coach Jeff Mercer
July 4, 2018
Talking Hoosier Baseball Joey DeNato interview
We talk baseball with former Hoosier Joey DeNato
June 22, 2018
Talking Hoosier Baseball
Chris Webb from discusses the magical season of Indiana Baseball in 2013.
June 15, 2018
Talking Hoosier Baseball Episode 18
season review for Indiana Baseball
June 14, 2018
2018 World Cup Preview
The world comes together to crown the best in soccer. We preview the action
June 6, 2018
Talking Hoosier Baseball Episode 17
Big Ten Tourney recap and a preview of the NCAA Austin Regional
May 30, 2018
Talking Hoosier Baseball Greg Murray interview
We talk with the voice of Indiana Baseball from Omaha and the BIG 10 tourney
May 25, 2018
Talking Hoosier Baseball Episode 16
a 4-0 week plus Big 10 tourney preview
May 23, 2018
Western High School Senior athletes
Matt Morgan and Cooper O'Neal share their thoughts on their high school careers.
May 22, 2018
Talking Hoosier Baseball Episode 15
Senior Spotlight and weekly update on Indiana Baseball
May 15, 2018
Talking Hoosier Baseball Episode 14
Indiana had a tough week on the road in the BIG this week. We talk about why it happened and why Indiana is still a good baseball team.
May 8, 2018
Talking Hoosier Baseball
Indiana Baseball weekly review
May 2, 2018
Talking Hoosier Baseball Interviews Bart Kaufman
Former IU baseball player and stadium benefactor Bart Kaufman joins the show. A great Hoosier and an even better person
April 24, 2018
Talking Hoosier Baseball Episode 12
Indiana Baseball goes 3-2 this past week.
April 24, 2018
NFL Draft - top 10 picks
Junior student Michael Benner shares his top 10 picks and reasons for the picks
April 23, 2018
Talking Hoosier Baseball Episode 11
Another 4-0 week for the Hoosiers baseball squad
April 17, 2018
MLB early discussion
We talk teams to watch, teams to avoid and big time players.
April 12, 2018
Talking Hoosier Baseball Episode 10
IU goes 2-1 on the week and we talk about it
April 10, 2018
Talking Hoosier Baseball
Indiana goes 4-0 on the week. We discuss
April 3, 2018
Talking Hoosier Baseball Episode 8
A weather shortened week of baseball discussed by
March 27, 2018
Talking Hoosier Baseball Episode 7
Indiana goes 4-0 during the week. We discuss the details
March 20, 2018
Talking Hoosier Baseball
Discussion of IU baseball's home opening week.
March 13, 2018
NCAA Tourney Bracket
Brian Tonsoni and Steve Painter of Delphi Bracketology discuss the bracket
March 12, 2018
Delphi Bracketology - Interview with Andy Bottoms
The latest bracket info. Andy and I create our own bracket in a draft fashion.
March 6, 2018
Talking Hoosier Baseball - San Diego weekend group discusses the 3-1 weekend series win for the Hoosiers
March 5, 2018
Sports Talk with Tonsoni- Bryan Mauro
We discuss some Midwest Basketball
March 1, 2018
Delphi Bracketology- Rocco Miller interview
Talking bracketology with Rocco Miller
February 27, 2018
Talking Hoosier Baseball Episode 4-
We discuss the 3-0 weekend trip to Florida for the Indiana Hoosiers
February 26, 2018
Interview with Kerry Miller of
Bracketology discussion with Kerry Miller
February 23, 2018
Talking Hoosier Baseball 3
We recap opening weekend of Indiana Baseball 2018 season
February 20, 2018
West Coast Basketball
We talk to Conner Hope of We discuss teams and players from the West Coast
February 19, 2018
Talking Hoosier Baseball
Opening week discussion of Indiana University baseball
February 11, 2018
Bracket talk
Bracket updates from Delphi Bracketology
February 6, 2018
Bracket update
Delphi Bracketology talks seed list for NCAA Men’s Basketball
January 31, 2018
IU baseball preview
Discussion of Indiana Baseball and coverage from
January 21, 2018
NCAA Hoops Bracket Talk
A short pod explaining some of our decisions on updated seed list from Delphi Bracketology
January 19, 2018
Interview with Shelby Mast
Shelby Mast USA Today Bracketology expert talks with us about NCAA basketball
January 16, 2018
Building a Culture
Building a Culture in Sports programs • Building a Culture in Sports programs • Building a Culture in Sports programs
December 20, 2017
Championship week
Sammy Jacobs of Hoosier Huddle joins the pod to talk college football championship games and rankings
November 29, 2017
Rain delay at IU football game
Quick update on football game and upcoming baseball podcasts
November 18, 2017
Top college basketball coaches
I share thoughts on the best current and former college basketball coaches
October 31, 2017
Hales Family talks sports
A visit to Cromwell, Indiana led to a great discussion with 4 members of the Hales family. We discuss the importance of sports.
October 26, 2017
This week in sports
MLB playoffs, college football, IU Sports & Delphi Bracketology on this week’s episode
October 17, 2017
Sports Talk with Tonsoni
We discuss college football, the Heisman race, football playoff and end with a MLB playoff preview. Sammy Jacobs from Hoosier Huddle is our guest
October 4, 2017
IU sports review
Discuss men's soccer, women's basketball, men's basketball, football & baseball
September 28, 2017
College football talk
Discussing targeting, coaching and stadiums we would like to visit
September 20, 2017
College football review week 3
Former bracketology members Daniel Jakes & Jesse Scowden pin me to talk some football
September 17, 2017
D1 basketball manager talk
Indiana State men's basketball manager Brent Tonsoni talks about what he likes about being a manager
September 16, 2017
In honor of Coach Schreiber
Memories of Coach Schreiber former head baseball coach at LaPorte High School
September 12, 2017
10 Things about sports
10 things that bother me about sports • 10 things that bother me about sports
September 7, 2017
IU athletics week in review
Discussing IU vs Ohio State football and other IU fall sports
September 6, 2017
Tailgate tips
Tailgate tips • Tailgate tips
August 29, 2017
College football traditions
College football traditions • College football traditions
August 28, 2017
Why Indiana Football
Discussing how Indiana Football became a big event for some fans
August 27, 2017
Indiana athletic info
Talking Coach Miller and a little IU football
August 24, 2017
Intro and Coach Josh Strasser
Intro podcast • My podcast with Delphi Community High School head football coach Josh Strasser
August 18, 2017
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