Hot takes, in-depth interviews and fun from the mind of Springfield News-Leader sports reporter Wyatt Wheeler.
One-on-one with Dana Ford on race in America
News-Leader sports reporter Wyatt Wheeler goes one-on-one with MSU head coach Dana Ford to discuss race in America.
Dana Ford press conference from Jan. 14, 2020
Missouri State men's basketball coach Dana Ford talks about the status of his team as it goes into a game against Bradley.
Episode 11: 2019 Missouri State basketball media day
Springfield News-Leader sports reporter Wyatt Wheeler takes you through the sounds of Missouri State men's and women's basketball media day. Hear from Dana Ford, Ross Owens and Kabir Mohammed on the men's side along with new Lady Bears head coach Amaka Agugua-Hamilton and Abby Hipp on the women's side.
Episode 10: Lady Bears at 2019 Missouri Valley Conference media day
Springfield News-Leader sports reporter Wyatt Wheeler sits down with new Lady Bears head coach Amaka Agugua-Hamilton to talk about her expectations as she takes over a Sweet 16 roster. Wheeler also went one-on-two with Alexa Willard and Brice Calip to talk about life after the Sweet 16 and what's motivating them this upcoming season.
Episode 9: Men's 2019 Missouri Valley Conference Media Day
Springfield News-Leader sports reporter Wyatt Wheeler attended the Missouri Valley Conference's annual media day in St. Louis on Sept. 24 and came back with sound for your earholes. Learn more about the Missouri State men's basketball team along with other squads around the conference.
Episode 8: One-on-one with MSU hoops coach Dana Ford
Springfield News-Leader sports reporter Wyatt Wheeler sits down with Missouri State head men's basketball coach Dana Ford before the 2019-20 season to talk about how the coaching staff rebuilt the roster and turned it into what should be the preseason favorite to win the Missouri Valley Conference.