In today's podcast we welcome Seth Davis from CBS and Sports Illustrated to talk about the NCAA Tournament and his new biography on John Wooden. Seth is a veteran sportswriter who has also served for over a decade as a television analyst in college basketball and brings that unique perspective to viewers. In today's podcast, we discuss…
-Why he was motivated to writing a book about John Wooden and presenting the coach in a three-dimensional way.
-The mythologizing of college coaches.
-Whether contemporary media can learn to balance building up and tearing down coaches.
-Building towards March and what it's like to cover the NCAA Tournament.
-Working with his CBS and Turner colleagues in Atlanta.
-Who's the fourth #1 seed?
-Which bubble teams have helped and hurt themselves the most during Championship Week.
All that and more on this week's AA Podcast.