103 episodes

Current head women's basketball coach Blake DuDonis talks with people from all over the women's basketball world. Backgrounds get dove into, laughs are had, and hopefully, you'll learn something you didn't know before listening.

The Jump Around with Blake DuDonis Blake DuDonis

    • Sports
    • 4.9 • 82 Ratings

Current head women's basketball coach Blake DuDonis talks with people from all over the women's basketball world. Backgrounds get dove into, laughs are had, and hopefully, you'll learn something you didn't know before listening.

    Former Wisconsin head coach Bobbie Kelsey

    Former Wisconsin head coach Bobbie Kelsey

    Former Wisconsin head coach and Stanford student-athlete Bobbie Kelsey joins me on the pod to talk about her story to Stanford, around the country, and back to Stanford again.

    We discuss her time as head coach at Wisconsin and everything she's done since then.

    Then, we get into a long dive into the current climate in America.

    • 58 min
    Former Boston College head coach Erik Johnson

    Former Boston College head coach Erik Johnson

    Former Boston College and University of Denver head coach Erik Johnson joins me to tell all about his interesting story.

    From a tall practice player to the head coach of one of the most prestigious schools in the country, Erik shares all about how he got
    to where he did and how. Included are some chances meetings, some great successes, as well as a great personal tragedy.

    • 51 min
    St. Louis University head coach Lisa Stone

    St. Louis University head coach Lisa Stone

    Today I'm joined by St. Louis University head coach Lisa Stone, who has had a storied coaching career.

    Starting her career as a 22-year-old D3 head coach, Lisa has gone from little Cornell College to UW-Eau Claire to Drake to Wisconsin and now to St. Louis. She shares all about her journey and the lessons learned in between.

    • 39 min
    UNLV head coach Lindy La Rocque

    UNLV head coach Lindy La Rocque

    New UNLV head coach Lindy La Rocque joined me on the pod to talk all about her new gig and her journey to get there.

    After an incredible playing career at Stanford, La Rocque went on to serve on staff at Oklahoma, Belmont, and Stanford before returning to her hometown of Las Vegas as the head coach of UNLV.

    We talk all about that journey, her enjoyment of golf, and a Youtube clip that she is embarrassed by but I think is awesome.

    • 37 min
    UNC - A Head Coach Honey Brown

    UNC - A Head Coach Honey Brown

    Welcome back! After a few months away, we back!

    Joining me today is the new head women's basketball coach at UNC-Asheville, Honey Brown. Honey had been an assistant and associate head coach at UNCA for the past eight seasons before taking the top spot this spring.

    We discuss her journey through coaching, her rapping her version of Kurtis Blow, why the word "loyalty" comes up for her so often, and her love of Diet Coke.

    • 37 min
    Autism Awareness Month Part 2

    Autism Awareness Month Part 2

    In part 2 of a 2 part series on the last day of Autism Awareness Month, the University of Albany head coach Colleen Mullen joins me and shares her story.

    After having a daughter, Colleen and her wife, Lauren, decided to have one more child and ended up with twin boys. As time went on, they came to discover that they both were on the spectrum.

    Colleen graciously shares their story from start to finish.

    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
82 Ratings

82 Ratings

pjpollock ,

Great Podcast with Erik Johnson

Coach… great interview with Coach Johnson. You are right, one of the most genuine, kind people you will ever meet. I really enjoyed his story and look forward to listening to other episodes.

SmilinIvey ,

MVP

Honest conversations happen when someone isn’t afraid to ask the tough questions, thank you Blake for being that person! Very professional and heart warming series that focuses on game-changers in the profession who have great stories to tell. Love your podcasts! Thanks for making the recruiting trail easier!

baebae_shan ,

MUST LISTEN.

the best WBB coaches podcast that I have found!! It is so fun to hear the stories behind the coaches that are dominating WBB. keep them coming, I love this podcast!

Top Podcasts In Sports

Listeners Also Subscribed To