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Press Break

Press Break

By Jacob Thomas
Jake Thomas and Brandon Johnson bring you coverage from all around the country for college basketball season. They dive into weekly dissections of the AP Top 25, their favorite games of the week, and just overarching discussion about the 2020-2021 season.
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Episode 7- Fajitas or Chili?
Brandon and Jake are back to talking about another great week of games. The college basketball season is chugging along despite some COVID pauses. The guy's discuss the three games they picked out last week ending with the Duke Louisville game that came down to the wire. To end the show the guys discuss the new rankings and who is a legitimate national championship contender. Stick around for that because Brandon has a surprising pick. 
January 27, 2021
Episode 6 - Allergic Reaction
The guys are back to recap another week of college basketball. Brandon fought through an allergic reaction to finish recording the episode so this one is a must listen.
January 18, 2021
Episode 5 - 2021 Opening Recap
Brandon and Jake are back after a few weeks off to talk about everything going on around the country. Today's episode includes: - Double OT Thriller - March Madness in Indy - The Fall of Rutgers - Big Ten Gauntlet - ACC is Missing - WVU/Texas - Top 25 - Breaking Transfer News - Looking Ahead - Mac McClung - ACC Game of the Week
January 11, 2021
Episode 4 - Respect the Hawkeyes
Brandon and Jake are back to discuss another great week of college basketball. Things start out with a little bit of Big 10/ACC Challenge before jumping into their top five games of the week. Stick around to hear the breakdown of the top 25 including a lot of love for Iowa and Luka Garza. We wrap things up with our top five players of the week.
December 16, 2020
Episode 3 - Week 2 Review
Brandon and Jake are back to talk about all that happened last week. Things start off with the Champions Classic and Jimmy V Classic before jumping in to a breakdown of the newest AP Top 25. Stick around until the end to hear the top 5 players.
December 9, 2020
Episode 2 - Feast Week
Jake and Brandon sit down to talk about everything that happened in week one of the college basketball season. We saw three big upsets and Brandon has to talk through his UVA loss to start off the show. Diving into the top 25, the conversation spirals into a few different directions including an Ohio State/College Football Playoff discussion. The guys end the show by giving their top 5 players of week one and some of the best games to look forward to in week two.
December 2, 2020
Episode 1 - Season Preview
Welcome to the first episode of Press Break; a college basketball podcast. Brandon and Jake preview what to expect from this podcast and this upcoming season. They also stroll down memory lane on some moments from their past and show how passionate they are about the game of basketball. Check back every Tuesday for a new episode and check out SportShift Media for more content.
November 18, 2020