Nicholas Hodell and Nick Kennealy discuss the biggest stories in men's college basketball, from the blue bloods to the mid-majors!
Nicholas Hodell breaks down the best and the worst of college basketball's Thanksgiving week with segments of analysis from Nick Kennealy. Hodell also makes his predictions for this week's ACC/Big Ten Challenge.
Nicholas Hodell and Nick Kennealy break down the best early-season tournaments of Thanksgiving week in this special edition of the College Basketball Bonanza!
Nicholas Hodell and Nick Kennealy discuss the continued disappointment of the Pac-12 Conference and ponder what went wrong for TCU in a stunning upset against Northwestern State and Texas A&M in a bad weekend at the Myrtle Beach Invitational.
Nicholas Hodell and Nick Kennealy break down the biggest storylines of the week in men's college basketball from chaos at early-season tournaments across the country to the different lessons learned at last week's Gavitt Tipoff Games.
Nicholas Hodell and Nick Kennealy preview some of the hottest upcoming November tournaments for the next week, including the Charleston Classic, the Continental Tire Main Event, the Maui Invitational and more!
Nicholas Hodell and Nick Kennealy discuss Louisville and Florida State's opening weeks in detail to figure out what went wrong for both ACC schools. They also take a look at buy games losses across the country and make more game picks.
Nicholas Hodell and Nick Kennealy break down the biggest storylines of college basketball's opening week, including trouble for ranked teams (especially TCU!) and the Pac-12 Conference. Hotel also exclusively unveils his first top 10 ranking of the season as part of his weekly top 25 segment.
Nicholas Hodell breaks down select games from the opening three nights of the 2022-23 men's college basketball season through detailed analysis and giving some opening overreactions. He also makes predictions for six games this coming weekend.
Nicholas Hodell and Nick Kennealy get to preview and predict actual games together for the first time this season! They also discuss Gonzaga's exploratory discussions to join the Big 12 Conference.
Nicholas Hodell and Nick Kennealy discuss six more mid-major conferences with intriguing storylines in men's college basketball.
Nicholas Hodell and Nick Kennealy discuss five of the biggest storylines in the world of the mid-majors for Division I men's basketball and give their top five mid-major teams in the nation.
Nicholas Hodell and Nick Kennealy discusses three more teams from the near-major conferences who have men's NCAA Tournament aspirations in Memphis, Wyoming and Loyola Chicago!
Nicholas Hodell and Nick Kennealy discuss the top teams in the four near-major conferences (after another rant from Hodell on the possibility of expanding March Madness) and give their top players and preseason forecast for ALL FOUR near-major conferences.
Nicholas Hodell and Nick Kennealy dives deeper into Purdue, Ohio State and Michigan State in the first After Party episode of the season!
Nicholas Hodell and Nick Kennealy address rising talks of a possible expansion to the NCAA basketball tournaments before previewing Big Ten men's basketball.
Nicholas Hodell and Nick Kennealy break down college basketball's most challenging test: the Big 12 Conference!
Nicholas Hodell and Nick Kennealy discuss Blaze Radio's home conference, the Pac-12! Brendan Mau from Arizona PBS/Cronkite News and Arizona State men's basketball manager Ricky Weipz also join the show.
Nicholas Hodell and Nick Kennealy discuss the full scene of SEC men's basketball, where it just means more to some. Senior producer Jake Brown also makes his debut with the Bonanza!
Nicholas Hodell and Nick Kennealy preview the biggest storylines and players of ACC men's basketball!
Nick Kennealy makes his debut as a men's basketball analyst alongside host Nicholas Hodell for the 2022-23 season premiere of the College Basketball Bonanza! This first episode of an 8-part Preview Series focuses on the Big East Conference.
Nicholas Hodell and Dominic Stearn break down the Pac-12 situation in-depth as the conference looks to grasp a hold on its future. They also discuss the highlights of 2022-23's 20+ conference moves.
Nicholas Hodell gives his rapid reaction to reports of USC and UCLA having conversations to join the Big Ten in the coming years.
Nicholas Hodell and Dominic Stearn break down the performance of certain college programs and conferences at Thursday's NBA Draft and discuss the various power conference challenge matchups slated for the 2022-23 season.
Nicholas Hodell and Dominic Stearn break down the effects of this week's major transfer news. They also discuss the impacts of the upcoming NBA Draft at the collegiate level and discuss the valuable experience of some highly-touted recruits playing in the recently completed FIBA U18 Americas Championship.…
Nicholas Hodell and Dominic Stearn break down some of this year's best transfer classes in college basketball!
Nicholas Hodell and Dominic Stearn break down a crazy final few days of the NBA Draft early entry withdrawal by looking at the players who are coming back to college basketball!
Nicholas Hodell and Dominic Stearn run through the list of players who have decided to come back to college after a stint in the NBA Draft early entry process with plenty of recent news in the list. They also discuss the advice they would give to those who are undecided just four days out from the June 1 withdrawal deadline.…
Nicholas Hodell and Dominic Stearn discuss the biggest reports and transfer portal commitments of the week in college basketball!
The Bonanza crew takes to the Bill Austin Radio Studio for the final time in the Spring 2022 semester and opens with a conversation on the state of college athletics following Mark Emmert's announcement of his impending step down from his role in charge of the NCAA. From there, the guys discuss the biggest news in college basketball's offseason!…
The Bonanza crew looks back on Jay Wright's legendary career at Villanova following his retirement and then discusses the college basketball offseason's biggest player news of the week, including major returns and major transfer portal decisions with a side of a massive NIL bag being secured by Nijel Pack at Miami.…
The Bonanza crew discusses the transfers portal for the first time in a couple weeks. and that means there is plenty to discuss! It starts with Kendric Davis and Emoni Bates before moving on to LSU's situation. The guys discuss Armando Bacot and Leaky Black returning to North Carolina as well.
The Bonanza crew hands out even more awards as the mid-majors take center stage!
The Bonanza crew hands out the accolades with a Bonanza Rank-style awards show. Find out where Nicholas Hodell, Dominic Stearn and Dom Contini ranks the best players, games and coaches! Some of the lists may even surprise you along the way.
The Bonanza crew discuss what the Thad Matta hire by Butler means to an already incredible coaching conference in the Big East. The crew also discuss some of the early moves in the transfer portal before discussing some of the highly touted players who are still in the portal.
Nicholas Hotel gives his takes on the national championship game itself, who really should have won the Final Four Most Outstanding Player award and offers a warning about way-too-early top 25s for the 2022-23 season.
The Bonanza crew recaps the national semifinals and gives its goodbye wishes to Duke's Coach K before going into the Kansas - North Carolina national championship matchup in detail.
Nicholas Hodell and Dominic Stearn react to the future of the Memphis men's basketball program following reports of major violations being attached to it. They then discuss the future of the NIT following reports of Madison Square Garden not being the final venue in 2023 and going forward. Finally, they discuss Murray State's coaching hire and the …
The Bonanza crew looks back on all four Roads to the Final Four and offers their thoughts on the final three games of the NCAA Tournament!
Nicholas Hodell flies solo to bring you an overnight reaction to the 2022 Sweet 16 and offer thoughts on this weekend's Elite Eight!
The NCAA Tournament may be going on, but the coaching carousel is heating up already! The Bonanza crew discusses how quickly everything has transpired so far followed by a discussion of some of the high-profile early moves.
The Bonanza crew dives deep into the biggest stories of the first weekend, including North Carolina, Saint Peter's, Michigan, Duke and the chaos of the Midwest Region. They also give their thoughts at the end of the show as to who is in the best position to make the Final Four.
The Bonanza crew breaks down the entire NCAA Tournament First Round and offers some thoughts as to how the Second Round may play out.
It's the episode you've been waiting for. The Bonanza crew breaks down the full NCAA Tournament bracket!
Get everything you need to know about the upcoming power conference and near-major conference tournaments in this week's Bonanza After Party! Big Ten - 0:00 ACC - 7:55 Big East - 13:10 Big 12 - 18:47 Pac-12 - 24:32 SEC - 28:47 Mtn West - 36:40 A-10 - 42:44 American - 46:58 C-USA - 52:32 MAC - 55:42
The Bonanza crew gives credit to Murray State, Longwood and Loyola Chicago for automatic NCAA Tournament bids before diving head-first into the wild world of conference tournaments in this episode!
The Bonanza looks at Loyola-Chicago's resume and asks the question of whether or not Murray State can be upset to allow the OVC to steal a bid. The show also looks at every conference tournament bracket released up to Sunday.
The whole Bonanza crew is back together again for an exciting episode! The show begins with looking at a historic Saturday of upsets through the lens of superlatives. The Coach of the Year race is in the spotlight next followed by a look at the increasingly positive outlook for the ACC's bubble teams. The show concludes with the first brackets of B…
North Carolina and Loyola-Chicago's bubble situations come into full focus on this week's Bonanza After Party! The crew also looks at Conference USA's situation and whether or not it can get a second bid via North Texas.
This week's College Basketball Bonanza starts with a recap and reaction of Saturday's NCAA Bracket Preview. The crew then discusses the Big Ten and whether or not it can gain 9 bids into this year's NCAA Tournament. The situation of Memphis is next on the agenda, followed by expansive talk about the current situation of the bubble.…
This week's Bonanza After Party discusses the Big Ten and ACC regular season title races in-depth!