Awarded 2019 Best Talk Show by the West Virginia Broadcasters Association.
The Drive with Paul Swann, a one-hour weekday talk show hosted by veteran broadcaster Paul Swann, focusing on Marshall University athletics and other Tri-State sports teams and events. Swann is regularly joined by guests and callers to discuss current topics.
Marshall defensive back Brandon Drayton was charged with felony strangulation and domestic assault prior to the start of today's broadcast, Paul Swann breaks down the available details. Plus a conversation with Western Kentucky play-by-play announcer Randy Lee.
On this episode, we’ll look ahead to Western Kentucky with comments from Marshall football coach Doc Holiday, also Marshall C Levi Brown shares his thoughts on the upcoming game. Larry Crum, Associate Director of Alumni Events & Programs for the Marshall University Alumni Association drops by to talk about the upcoming events for Marshall Homecoming 2019.
Paul Swann and Dave Walsh break down the Marshall victory over Florida Atlantic, including reaction from Brenden Knox being named Conference USA Offensive Player of the Week. Plus Swann and Walsh have Marshall football player interviews, a look at the initial broadcast package for conference USA, men's basketball and tell you how much it cost FAU football coach Lane Kiffin for criticizing the officials after his team lost to marshall.
Paul Swann looks back one final time at the Marshall loss at Middle Tennessee with comments from Doc Holiday, plus a look ahead at the Old Dominion game. Swann also talks to Marshall players Tavante Beckett, Nazeeh Johnson, and Tarik Adams.
The Professional Bull Riders Pendelton Whisky Velocity Tour’s Huntington Invitational takes place at the Big Sandy Superstore Arena Friday, October 3rd and Saturday, October 4th Joining Paul Swann in studio is top-ranked cowboy Bryan Titman out of East Bernard. Swann also speaks with Marshall women's tennis coach John Mercer. His team is headed to the Virginia Tech Invitational.
Marshall basketball practice continues at the Cam Henderson Center, Paul Swann was there to talk to Iran Bennett and Jarrod West about the upcoming hoops season. Plus we hear from Doc Holiday and his comments about this weeks football match-up with Middle Tennessee.
Paul Swann is joined by Dave Walsh and Spencer DuPuis at the Union Pub and Grill as they talk to a steady stream of angry callers about Marshall's last game diaster. In between the callers, they reviewed player interviews to get their input on the massacre.
Basketball practice is underway across the country, including at Marshall. Marshall University women’s basketball coach Tony Kemper joins Paul Swann for an early preview of the upcoming season for his team. Plus a look at high school football action for Spring Valley, Cabell Midland, and Huntington.
Today marks the start of official practice for the 2019-20 Marshall men’s basketball season, Paul Swann has conversations with head coach Dan D'Antoni, players Taevion Kinsey, Jannson Williams, plus a hard critique of the music selection at Marshall practice.
Paul Swann continues previewing Cincinnati at Marshall. Today's show includes player interviews with Nazeeh Johnson, Tavante Beckett, Xavier Gaines, and Levi Brown. Plus, comments from Marshall Head coach Doc Holiday.
Marshall University women's volleyball coach Ari Aganus joins Paul Swann to recap the teams sweep of EKU, and the 7-3 start for the first year head coach of the Thundering Herd. Plus Marshall QB Isaiah Green.
The Drive with Paul Swann comes to you live from The Union Pub and Grill in Huntington, WV. Today on the program, Paul Swann and co-host Dave Walsh recap the Marshall 33-31 win over Ohio, plus interviews with players Xavier Gaines and Koby Cumberlander. Swann also caught up on Saturday with former Marshall TE Ryan Yurachek.
Paul Swann and Dave Walsh recap the Marshall Thundering Herd 33 to 30 victory over the Ohio Bobcats. This edition of College Football Wrap-up includes player interviews, scores, and a break down of the game.
Huntington Mayor Steve Williams joins Paul Swann to take a look at what the development of a baseball park in Huntington for Marshall means to the city. Plus Woody Woodrum with a preview of Huntington at George Washington.
Note: This is a partial recording of tonight's live broadcast. Due to technical issues, portions of the program have been omitted.
Marshall University announced the purchase of the Flint Group pigments property in Huntington, paving the way for construction of a new baseball facility. Marshall Director of Athletics Mike Hamrick joins Paul Swann today to talk about the progress toward an on-campus baseball facility, plus Swann welcomes Rob Cornelius, analyst for the Ohio Sports Network for a preview of Ohio at Marshall.
Host Paul Swann and former Marshall quarterback Dave Walsh break down the Marshall loss to Boise State, look ahead to the Battle of the Bell with Ohio, and discuss the dismissal of Thundering Herd running back Tyler King for violation of undisclosed team rules and policies.
B. J. Rains from the Idaho Press joins Paul Swann and special guest co-host David Kahn for a preview of Marshall at Boise State. Plus Marshall men's soccer coach Chris Grassie with a recap of last weeks action.
Paul Swann and Dave Walsh recap the Marshall Thundering Herd 56 to 17 victory over the VMI Keydets. This edition of College Football Wrap-up includes player interviews, scores, and a break down of the game.
The Drive with Paul Swann for August 28, 2019.
Today on the program:
Marshall Men's Basketball schedule is out
West Virginia Power Baseball with David Kahn
Winners of the Marcelo Lajterman Memorial Scholarship Auction
Host Paul Swann speaks with ESPN.com writer Ben Baby about the upcoming Cincinnati Bengals season, plus Brandon Lowe from the High School Blitz Podcast joins Paul to look ahead to the start of high school football in West Virginia.
Host Paul Swann is joined by Marshall women's basketball coach Tony Kemper to discuss assistant coaches Lazar Milinkovic and Adria Crawford being named as recruiting coordinators. Plus Derrek Pitts was ruled immediately eligible to play this season for Marshall football. Swann has reaction from Marshall coach Doc Holiday and Derrek Pitts about the decision.
Kenny Perry from The Greenbrier joins the program to talk about the upcoming A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier PGA event, plus David Kahn from the West Virginia Power and Marshall volleyball coach Ariana Aganus.
Marshall University Assistant Athletic Director for Development Teddy Kluemper joins Paul Swann for an update on upcoming events for the Thundering Herd, plus a look at the recent USA Today NCAA revenue report. Plus Swann takes a look at the teams that the AP thinks are ones to watch in the G5. Marshall makes the list, as well as several opponents.
Those stories and much more on the August 15 edition of The Drive with Paul Swann.
Paul Swann welcomes Marshall alum and huge NASCAR fan Steve Chapman to talk about an event that celebrates the 55th anniversary of Richard Petty’s Mountaineer 500 victory at Ona Speedway, headlined by a 1964 Richard Petty Replica Car built by retired Master Gunnery Sergeant Raymond Mrosewske. Swann and Chapman speak with Mrosewske about his car, Plus David Kahn from the West Virginia Power.
Former Marshall women’s basketball player Shayna Gore signed to play professional basketball with Unicaja Baloncesto in Malaga, Spain. Gore joins Pau Swann to talk about the next step she’s taking in her basketball career. Plus more watch list honors for Marshall.
Marshall University released the 2019-20 women's basketball schedule, head coach Tony Kemper joins Paul Swann to talk about it, plus David Kahn from the West Virginia Power joins the program for his weekly visit.
C-USA women’s basketball will adopt a similar scheduling strategy being used in the league for men’s basketball, with the final four games of the regular season being determined based on the conference standings and travel considerations. Paul Swann doesn’t like it, he tells you why.
UConn will pay the AAC a total of $17 million by 2026 to leave for the Big East, Boise State will get an additional $1.8 million per year for staying in the Mountain West, plus Brent Stockstill is back in C-USA, and Marshall gets a football commitment. It's all on The Drive with Paul Swann.
Today on the show, Paul Swann speaks with former Marshall guard Jon Elmore, he signed with Pallacanestro Triste of Legatos Basket Series A in Triste, Italy today. Plus David Kahn from the West Virginia Power.
Today on the show Paul Swann talks to Marshall basketball player Jarrod West about his father coaching in The Basketball Tournament. Plus former Marshall standout Ryan Taylor joins Paul to talk about playing in The Basketball Tournament.
Marshall football is predicted to win the East Division title in Conference USA, Paul Swann breaks down today’s predictions in the league. Plus the conference portion of the Marshall Men’s basketball schedule is out, Swann breaks it down. Ari Aganus from Marshall volleyball joins Swann to talk about the Herd schedule and upcoming season
More talk about Marshall and a potential vacancy in the AAC, Paul Swann breaks it down. Plus David Kahn from the West Virginia Power to talk minor league baseball in the capital city... and a Power Baseball tie-in to the classic movie "Point Break."
Ron Clements joins Paul Swann and Dave Walsh at The Union Pub and Grill. Clements has covered the full spectrum of sports in his career with various publications including The Sporting News. His latest endeavor is Home Run On Wheels, where he lives in an RV with his wife and travels across America.
Sporting News ranks every FBS coach from 1-130. Where does Doc Holiday fall? Find out with Paul Swann on today's edition of the show. Plus David Kahn from the West Virginia Power was wrong about the Boston Bruins.
Former Marshall shortstop Elvis Peralta, Jr., was named to the 2019 NCAA Division I ABCA Mideast All-Region Second Team, There could be a major shake up in the NCAA, plus David Kahn from the West Virginia Power joins Paul Swann with a wrong take on Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final.
The college basketball 3-point line is being pushed back next season to 22 feet, 1¾ inches. Marshall basketball player Janson Williams reacts to the news with Paul Swann on today's edition of The Drive.
Chris Parker is on the 2020 ballot for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame, Marshall confirmed a home-and-home football series with Army, and David Kahn from the West Virginia Power all make up today's edition of The Drive with Paul Swann.
Conference USA announced the remaining television schedule for football and the Marshall Thundering Herd will be on Facebook, six times. Plus David Kahn from the West Virginia Power joins Swann for his weekly visit. This time, the two actually don't go off the rails.
David Kahn from the West Virginia Power joins Paul Swann to recap the week in Power baseball. It goes off the rails, again. It always goes off the rails. Marshall Baseball also wins during the first day of the Conference USA Baseball Tournament.
Marshall Shortstop Elvis Peralta was named All-Conference USA First-Team today, he joins Paul Swann to talk about the honor and the upcoming 2019 C-USA Baseball Championship. Plus Swann found out Peralta likes to sing, we have the performance.
The Drive with Paul Swann, named 2019 Best Talk Show by the West Virginia Broadcasters Association.
The Drive with Paul Swann, named Best Talk Show by the West Virginia Broadcasters Association. Live from The Union Pub and Grill, Paul Swann and Monday quarterback Dave Walsh are joined by Steve Chapman and Ted Wilson from the Marcelo Lajterman Memorial Scholarship Fund.
Tim Stevens from the (Huntington) Herald-Dispatch joins Paul Swann to discuss Fairland (Ohio) High School QB Joel Lambiotte joining the Marshall Thundering Herd as a preferred walk on.
The Drive with Paul Swann, named 2019 Best Talk Show by the West Virginia Broadcasters Association.
Marshall Softball coach Megan Smith joins Paul Swann to recap the Marshall win over North Texas in quarterfinal action at the Conference USA Championship. Plus CJ Burks joins Swann to talk about his journey after Marshall Basketball and tell the fans about an opportunity to join him for a free autograph session. The Drive on ESPN 94.1 FM & AM 930, named 2019 Best Talk Show by the West Virginia Broadcasters Association.
Today on the program, Paul Swann talks to West Virginia Power announcer David Kahn, plus a look at the news of the day for Marshall, the NHL and NBA. The Drive on ESPN 94.1 FM & AM 930, awarded 2019 Best Talk Show by the West Virginia Broadcasters Association.
Dave Reidel, River Cities Football Officials Association recruiting coordinator, joins Paul Swann on today's addition of the The Drive, awarded 2019 Best Talk Show by the West Virginia Broadcasters Association.
Host Paul Swann recaps a crazy finish to the Kentucky Derby and a look at why Don Cherry hates fun. Plus Kindred Communications Operations Manager "Big" John Bowen drops by the program for a special honor that Swann received.
Today on the program, Paul Swann welcomes Keeneland announcer Kurt Becker for a preview of the Kentucky Derby. Plus David Kahn from the West Virginia Power, and Teddy Klumper from the Marshall Big Green.
Today's guest is Chris Dickerson, Editor of the West Virginia Record. Dickerson is leading the charge in Wayne, West Virginia to name the Wayne High School football field after former coach Scott Jarrell.
Paul Swann and Dave Walsh broadcast live from The Union Pub and Grill for the Monday edition of the show. Marshall head volleyball coach Ari Aganus and assistant coach Taylor Strickland join the show for an update on Herd Volleyball, plus a look at the day in sports.
Live from the Union Pub and Grill in Huntington, West Virginia, Host Paul Swann and former "Young Thundering Herd" QB Dave Walsh recaps the weekend in sports, including Tiger Woods, Marshall Basketball, Hockey, and the all important Fantasy Hockey Championship that Swann won.
Paul Swann welcomes Mike Asti from Pittsburgh Sports Live for a preview of the Stanley Cup playoffs, plus David Kahn from the West Virginia Power to set the stage for the Power season opening home stand in Charleston.
Host Paul Swann returns to the chair to recap the Marshall win over Hampton in the semi-finals of the CIT, plus David Kahn from the West Virginia Power joins the program to kick off the minor league baseball season.
Paul Swann and Dave Walsh broadcast live from The Union Pub and Grill in Huntington. On Today's Show, Swann and Walsh talk about March Madness, Marshall Men's Basketball in the CIT and the dog that's hanging out at The Union.
Paul Swann recaps the Marshall win over IUPUI in the first round of the CIT, including comments from Dan D'Antoni, Jon Elmore, and C.J. Burks. Plus Cameron Farmer from Tri-State MX joins Paul in studio.
It's been almost a week, but Paul Swann is back and ready to go. Today on the program Paul Swann talks about the brackets that matter, the CIT. Marshall will face IUPUI in the first round of the CollegeInsiders.com tournament, plus your phone calls.
Paul Swann speaks with Marshall University Athletic Director Mike Hamrick about the announcement of Marshall going to South Bend, Indiana to play Notre Dame in 2022. Plus Marshall basketball wins on the road against North Texas and Jon Elmore is named the C-USA Player of the Week. Dave Walsh joins Swann at The Union Pub & Grill for today's show.
Marshall Basketball Assistant Coach Cornelius Jackson joins Paul Swann ahead of the Marshall match-up with Louisiana Tech, plus what's the thing on social media people ask Swann the most about? Orange Vanilla Coke. #orangecoke
Paul Swann covers the announcement of the acquisition of the Flint property in Huntington which opens the door for a baseball stadium for Marshall in the Highlawn Business Innovation Zone. Huntington Mayor Steve Williams joins Swann on the program, plus interviews with Marshall Athletic Director Mike Hamrick and former Marshall baseball coach Jack Cook.
Paul Swann goes over the three pod groups and Conference USA bonus play for Marshall and the rest of the league, plus a recap of the Marshall win over MTSU with interviews from Dan D'Antoni, Jon Elmore, and C.J. Burks.
Paul Swann breaks down the Marshall loss to UAB on Thursday night with reaction from Marshall coach Dan D'Antoni and Marshall stand-out Jon Elmore. Later in the program, Huntington Mayor Steve Williams joins Swann to update the program on the status of a baseball park for Marshall and the City of Huntington.
Bonus Play is almost upon Marshall basketball, Paul Swann will break it down and what needs to happen for Marshall to finish in Pod One or Pod Two, plus Marshall women's basketball coach Tony Kemper joins Swann on the program to talk about his contest with UAB.
Paul Swann is joined by Marshall softball coach Megan Smith to talk about the first weekend of play for the Thundering Herd, plus a look at the night of sports and a preview of the weekend ahead for Marshall basketball.
Paul Swann and Dave Walsh broadcast live on the road from The Union Pub and Grill in Huntington, West Virginia.
Today on the program Swann and Walsh recap the weekend for Marshall Basketball, take a look at the AAF, and come up with an all country music baseball line-up for the DH.
Paul Swann recaps both Marshall men's and women's basketball action against North Texas. Marshall women's basketball coach Tony Kemper joins Paul to talk about the women's victory, then the Director of Athletic Development of the Big Green, Teddy Kluemper, joins Paul to talk about upcoming events.
Paul Swann has reaction from Marshall coach Doc Holiday on the Thundering Herd's February newcomers in the 2019 recruiting class, plus five-star offensive tackle Darnell Wright from Huntington High announces where he will play. Swann has the announcement and a conversation with Huntington coach Billy Seals on the signing.
Zac Taylor was publicly introduced today as the new head coach of the Cincinnati Bengals and Paul Swann has reaction from the press conference. Wayne Box Miller from the Bengals Radio Network also joins Swann to break down the press conference and the hiring of Taylor to the Bengals.
Host Paul Swann and former Young Thundering Herd QB Dave Walsh broadcast on the road from The Union Pub and Grill in Huntington. Today Swann and Walsh recap Super Bowl LIII, Marshall basketball from the weekend, and the coaching situation for the Bengals now that Zac Taylor has been announced as the new coach for Cincinnati.
Paul Swann is joined by Fulton Walker Award winner Graeson Malashevich to talk about his time at Spring Valley High School and his future in college football, then Swann talks to Chris Dickerson about his push to name the Wayne High School football field after former coach Scott Jarrell, plus comments from Marshall football coach Doc Holiday.
Paul Swann is joined by Joe Bartel from Rotowire.com and they discuss the week in Fantasy Football, later we hear from Marshall DB Kereon Merrell ahead of the Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl and Swann breaks down which bowl game has the best player swag.
Paul Swann has remarks from Marshall football players Jordon Dowrey, Isaiah Green, Chase Hancock, Ryan Bee and more as we are a week away from the Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl (Marshall vs. South Florida) in Tampa.
Today on The Drive, Paul Swann recaps the Marshall basketball win over Morehead State, plus takes a look at how the AAC is trying to keep teams from bolting to Power 5 conferences with promises of increased television money.
The Executive Director of the Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl, Brett Dulaney, joins Paul Swann on this edition of The Drive with Paul Swann presented by Beltone Hearing Aid Center. Paul also previews the Marshall basketball match-up with Toledo.
Joe Bartel from Rotowire.com joins Paul Swann to help you get your fantasy football team ready for the playoffs, plus Paul looks back at the Marshall Thundering Herd 93 to 82 loss to the Duquesne Dukes, including reaction from Marshall coach Dan D’Antoni.