The Sports Gambling Podcast crew breaks down the remaining teams in the NCAA tournament with their Final Four preview. Plus analysis on the AAF collapsing, Buzz Williams to Texas A&M and Sean getting to meet the Real Rudy.
In the March Madness Final Four preview podcast. Sean Green (@seantgreen), Ryan Kramer (@KramerCentric), and Colby Dant (@TheColbyD) kick things off covering Sean’s trip to watch Rudy and meet the real Rudy Ruettiger in person (7:13), the low life expectancy and lack of benefits for WWE wrestlers (11:43), as well as the exciting Elite Eight finish between Purdue and Virginia (4:34).
Before diving into Final Four talk, the guys discuss the big story of the AAF suspending operations despite TV ratings and Tom Dundon’s investment of $250 million (15:04), Texas A&M naming Buzz Williams as their new coach (24:10), and Colby’s dream of owning an ATV (32:41). Next, the trio give a quick recap of the Elite Eight (35:23) before diving into their picks for the final four (42:31).
Covering the Auburn vs Virginia matchup, the guys discuss the impressive resume of the underdog Auburn in the tournament against the defensive efficiency and powerhouse athleticism of Virginia (42:59). In the other Final Four matchup of Michigan State vs Texas Tech, Sean, Ryan, and Colby chat about the athleticism but lack of Final Four experience of Texas Tech against a talented and favored Michigan State team (51:30). Lastly, the guys give out their locks and underdogs for the Final Four before signing off (57:08).