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Midtown Madness Podcast

Midtown Madness Podcast

By Zac Miller and Peter Hale
Billiken Athletics Podcast hosted by Zac Miller and Peter Hale
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Season 2 Episode 1: Featuring Head Coach Travis Ford

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S2E4 Homefield Apparel Drop, A Sincere Commitment, SLU vs Mizzou?, MSOC: Comeback Kids, WSOC Arch Baron Cup Recap
Homefield Apparel Billiken Collection to Drop 9/22. Men's Basketball: Sincere Parker Commitment, SLU/MIzzou Game?, Rothstein Praises Billiken opponents, Larry Hughes interview update Men's Soccer: Bronze Boot and UMass Recaps. Central Arkansas and George Mason Preview Women's Soccer: Dayton Recap. Duquesne and LaSalle Review Volleyball: Northern Colorado, North Dakota, Bradley recaps Fall Baseball and Softball Update Field Hockey: Richmond Review, Upcoming games. Visit starting 9/22 to purchase your Billiken gear using promo code MIDTOWNMADNESS at checkout for 15% off your first order! Homefield has scoured the history of Billiken athletics, they've put in the work to design a collection of super soft and comfortable t-shirts, hoodies and crewnecks that matches the passion and love SLU fans have for Billiken athletics. These shirts will not only become your go to gameday shirt but your favorite everyday way to represent your Saint Louis Billikens!
September 21, 2021
S2E3 Full MBB Schedule, Conf. Shakeup & SLU, MSOC Resurgence, WSOC Struggles, BSB Alumni Update
Men's Basketball Full Schedule Released Men's Basketball Recruiting: New Offers, Thames and Kramer shine in the Ramey Fall League Conference Realignment and SLU Women's Basketball Offers Men's Soccer Recaps and Bronze Boot Preview Women's Soccer Recaps and Dayton Preview Volleyball Results: Maya Taylor 1500 Kills, Kent Miller 150 Billiken wins Baseball Alumni in the Pros Update Field Hockey Updates Brought to you by ohsnap! The phone grip that doesn't suck. Use promo code MIDTOWN15 for 15% off your order at
September 13, 2021
Interview with Kevin Lisch; Part 2
Part 2 of our conversation with Kevin Lisch Sponsored by  Use Promo Code MIDTOWN15 at checkout and get 15% off your first order of the phone grip that doesn't suck!
September 6, 2021
S2E2: MBB Schedule Rundown, Men's Soccer Starts 2-0, Women's Soccer Gets First Win
Reflecting on the Travis Ford interview. MBB: Non-conference schedule released, French signs in Slovenia MSOC: Louisville/Creighton Review, Previewing Upcoming Games WSOC: Kansas/Illinois State Review, Preview Upcoming Games VB: MIZ, Creighton, KC Review, Preview Upcoming Games FH: Michigan State and Kent St Results, Upcoming Games
August 30, 2021
Season 2 Episode 1: Featuring Head Coach Travis Ford
Travis Ford talks with Peter and Zac about The 6th Man, the outlook for the 21-22 seaon and everything in between!  Women's Soccer Men's Soccer Volleyball Field Hockey Basketball News
August 23, 2021
An Interview with Billiken Assistant Coach Phil Forte
Men's basketball assistant coach Phil Forte joins the show to talk about the loss of his good friend Ford Stuen, his decision to return to Saint Louis, Recruiting, NIL and what to expect from the Billikens when the season starts in November.
August 11, 2021
Episode 14 w/ Matt Modderno from Bleav in Wizards Pod
SLU Night at the Cardinals game 8/6 Humphrey's Update Margo Lubus Retiring Interview with Matt Modderno co-hosts Bleav in Wizards Pod with Larry Hughes Robb Hornett Leaving Jimmy Bell Jr Recruiting/Peach Jam McBroom being McSued Women's Basketball Men's Soccer Volleyball Schedule Release - ZAC RANT ALERT!
August 4, 2021
Interview with Kevin Lisch; Part 1
Peter and Zac sat down with Billiken Legend to talk long form about family, high school basketball/college recruitment and his Billiken career. Unfortunately we had to log off before we could get to his pro career and experience at the Beijing Olympics with Australian national team, but are planning to get back with Kevin soon for at least a Part 2!
July 20, 2021
Ep. 14: Thames/Kramer Commit, Goodwin/French Officially Done, Gear Talk, NIL, Schedule News
Interview/Guest Announcement Kellen Thames Commitment Nick Kramer Commitment French and Goodwin Officially Not Returning BILLIKEN GEAR/Chapley Article(Forgot to mention this on the show, sorry Chapdaddy!) Name Image Likeness Basketball Schedule Update Women's/Men's Soccer Schedule Released
July 11, 2021
Ep. 13: Forte, Roby return; French's Titans tryout; Drake/UAB on Schedule; Perkin's Conklin Summer
Staff Additions French attends Titans mini-camp on tryout Drake in Vegas December 12/22/21 UAB at home on a Saturday in December, date TBA Recruiting Javonte Perkins physical changes McBroom Fight "Recap" MSOC/WSOC Locker Room / Training Facility upgrade Billikens get WSOC transfer Katie Houck, Sophomore D, from UD.
June 22, 2021
Episode 12: SLU/Homefield Deal, Shields Signs Long Term, Cancun, A10 Pairings, Austin McBroom is "Boxing"
Homefield Apparel Launch Cancun Challenge Confirmed Non-Conference Games A10 Pairings Recruiting News Roster Outlook Heading into Summer Austin McBrrom headlines Youtube vs TikTok Boxing PPV
June 9, 2021
Episode 11: Remembering Ford Stuen
Remembering Ford Stuen Women's Soccer Men's Soccer Baseball/Softball
May 19, 2021
Episode 10 featuring Mr. Soccer St. Louis Bill McDermott
Bill McDermott joins the show to talk about SLU Women's Soccer PK loss to Washington in the NCAA tournament and the programs outlook going forward. We also talk about Men's soccer and their outlook going into a shortened offseason. Men's Basketball Talk: Jordan Goodwin hires an NCAA certified agent, St. Louis native Aaron Cook hits the transfer portal and receives offer from SLU.
May 5, 2021
Interview w/ former Dir. of Sports Medicine Anthony Breitbach
Peter and Zac sit down to speak with former Director of Sports Medicine for Billiken Athletics Anthony Breitbach. He served under Brad Soderberg, Lorenzo Romar and briefly Rick Majerus. For 7 years he cared for Billiken athletes across all sports. He worked out of West Pine Gym and oversaw the transition to Chaifetz Arena. Join us as he shares his wealth of stories and knowledge from behind the scenes of Billiken Basketball!
April 26, 2021
Episode 9 featuring an Interview with Women's Soccer Coach Katie Shields
Katie Shields joins the podcast to talk about her team's season and their NCAA Tournament Draw  Men's Soccer: A10 Tournament Review  Baseball and Softball Update
April 20, 2021
A10 Men's and Women's Soccer Preview
Women's Soccer  #1 Billikens vs #4 Dayton   #2 UMass vs #3 Davidson    Men's Soccer  #1 Dayton vs #4 George Washington  #2 Saint Louis vs #3 Fordham    A10 Men's and Women's All Conference Awards
April 15, 2021
Episode 8: Nesbitt and Willams Commit, Transfer Portal, Softball Perfect Game, WSoccer Keeps Rolling
Men's Basketball: Jordan Nesbitt and Rashad Williams Commit, Transfer Portal swells to over 1,000 names Women's Basketball: Rachel Kent enters the portal Men's Soccer: Duquesne, Dayton and St Bonaventure Recaps Women's Soccer: Duquesne Recaps Softball: Chloe Wendling's Perfect Game Baseball Update Volleyball Update
April 6, 2021
2020-21 Season Recap featuring Bob Ramsey
The voice of the Billikens Bob Ramsey joins Zac and Peter to break down the challenging season that was the 20-21 Billiken Basketball season. We look at the preseason hype, the early season success, the Covid pause and the late season woes.
March 29, 2021
Episode 7: Billikens Fall Short in Frisco, Billiken Women Play On
Men's Basketball: Mississippi State Review, Short thoughts on the season, quick look at the transfer market Women's Basketball: DePaul Review, UW-Milwaukee Review, UNI Preview Men's Soccer: St Bonaventure and Duquesne Recap Women's Soccer: Dayton and Duquesne Recap Volleyball: VCU Recap Baseball and Softball Update Field Hockey Update
March 22, 2021
NIT and WNIT Special featuring Anthony Drejaj
Anthony Drejaj joins the show to talk about his experience in the NIT NIT Bracket Breakdown SLU vs Mississippi State Preview WNIT: SLU vs DePaul Preview Peter and Zac discuss #PartyGate 
March 18, 2021
Episode 6: Selection Sunday
Men's Basketball: A10 Final Talk, Bubble Watch, No NCAA, NIT bid, Time to stop the blame game? Women's Basketball: A10 Tournament Recap Richmond and UMass; no post season. Men's Soccer: Dayton Recap Women's Soccer: St. Bonaventure OT Thriller Baseball and Softball Scores Field Hockey talk
March 15, 2021
Episode 5
Men's Basketball: UMass, St Bonaventure Review, Postseason Outlook Women's Basketball: A10 Tournament Notes Men's Soccer: Columbia College and Lipscomb Review Women's Soccer: Oklahoma State Review Field Hockey: Impressive start to the season and Miami (OH) Recap Volleyball: Duquesne Recap Baseball and Softball Updates
March 8, 2021
Atlantic 10 Tournament Preview featuring Ross Chaifetz
Billikens secure double bye VCU gets a home game Billikens draw, who will they play in game 1? Billikens path to a championship. Who will step up outside big 3? Who will come out of the other side of the bracket?
March 3, 2021
Episode 4 featuring Curry Hicks Sage
Men's Basketball: VCU/Richmond Reviews, Around The A10, Recruiting Update, UMass Preview w/ Curry Hicks Sage Women's Basketball: Davidson Review and A10 Tournament Outlook Men's Soccer: Butler and Xavier Review Women's Soccer: Indiana St and Arkansas Review Volleyball: Davidson, Marquette, Iowa St. Review Baseball and Softball Update Field Hockey Update
March 1, 2021
Episode 3 featuring Noah Goldberg of ESPN Richmond and Spider Scoop.
Men's Basketball URI/Dayton Recap  Richmond Covid Drama and Preview with Noah Goldberg, w/ bonus VCU insight Around the A10 Women's Basketball Richmond/Dayton Recap and Davidson Preview Men's and Women's Soccer Baseball
February 22, 2021
Episode 2.5 Arch Baron Cup Crossover W/ Dan Sullivan of Talking out LOWD.
In this very special ABC episode we crossover with Dan Sullivan and his Dayton Flyers podcast Talking Out LOWD. We look back at the first meeting of this season in the Arch Baron Cup rivalry. We talk about the directions both teams have headed since that game and we preview Round 2 of The Rivalry! WARNING: Some adult language is used at various points of the episode!
February 18, 2021
Episode 2 - Featuring The Gola Standard
Men's Basketball: Rhode Island & Fordham Review, Lasalle Preview Featuring The Gola Standard & Around the A10      Women's Basketball: St. Joe's and VCU Recap; Richmond and Dayton Preview    Men's Soccer: Marquette Recap; SIUE & Butler Preview     Women's Soccer: Xavier Recap; Southern Illinois & Illinois St. Preview   Women's  Volleyball: Dayton Recap; Davidson Preview
February 15, 2021
Episode 1 - The Pilot
An Unofficial Billiken Athletics Show by Zac Miller and Peter Hale.  Women's Soccer: McKendree and UMKC Recap  Men's Soccer: UMKC and McKendree  Recap Women's Volleyball: VCU  Recap Women's Basketball: Dayton and LaSalle  Recap Men's Basketball St. Bonaventure Around the A10  Baseball and Softball Note
February 9, 2021