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College Soccer Nation Episode 10: Just another day at the Beach with Miami Head Coach Sarah Barnes

College Soccer Nation Episode 10: Just another day at the Beach with Miami Head Coach Sarah Barnes

November 16, 2020

In this episode of CSN, Chris and Matt discuss the difficulties of recruiting in the age of COVID and touch on some of the weekend playoff action. Big Deal Brian Lee joins them to give his take on recruiting, and give’s his pick for conference player and coach of the year in the ACC and preview the SEC tournament quarterfinals. This episode’s special guest is Miami Head Coach Sarah Barnes and she discusses her playing career, the lunch challenges associated with coaching at Texas, and navigating the waters of the ACC from South Beach. The power five is, surprisingly, food themed. They finish up with some Master’s talk and the weekly BBQ recipe.

If you have questions for either coach, email them at chris@collegesoccernation.com or matt@collegesoccernation.com.

College Soccer Nation Ep9: “Snowed In” with Colorado State Head Coach Bill Hempen

College Soccer Nation Ep9: “Snowed In” with Colorado State Head Coach Bill Hempen

November 9, 2020

In this episode of College Soccer Nation the coaches honor veterans with an in depth look at coach Matt’s military service, bang on with the Big Deal as the regular season comes to a close and they welcome Colorado State Head Coach Bill Hempen to the show.

 

If you have questions for either coach, email them at chris@collegesoccernation.com or matt@collegesoccernation.com

 

If you liked this show, please take a listen to "The CyBUr Guy" podcast with retired FBI Special Agent Darren Mott where he talks about how to keep you, your family, and your business safe from all the cyber threats attacking you and your information.

College Soccer Nation Episode 8: Nicole Izzo-Brown and Creatures of Habitat

College Soccer Nation Episode 8: Nicole Izzo-Brown and Creatures of Habitat

November 2, 2020

The coaches are joined by West Virginia Women’s Head Coach Nicole Izzo-Brown to discuss her soccer journey from Division 3 to Starting a Division 1 program at West Virginia, moving from the Big East to the Big 12, and how a certain Notre Dame coach took no mercy on her nascent team. They also discuss the past week’s games and discuss the state of TV soccer color analysis with the Big Deal. The Power Five is (sort of) election-related and one coach butchers the English language. If you have questions for either coach, email them at chris@collegesoccernation.com or matt@collegesoccernation.com.

College Soccer Nation Episode 7: California Dreaming with USC Coach Keidane McAlpine

College Soccer Nation Episode 7: California Dreaming with USC Coach Keidane McAlpine

October 26, 2020

In this episode of College Soccer Nation, the coaches discuss NCAA scheduling and RPI as we reach the conclusion of the fall season and look ahead to the spring. They spend some time with “Big Deal” Brian Lee and today’s interview is with University of Southern California Head Women’s Coach Keidane McAlpine. They close up with the “Power 5 Halloween Candies” and the week's BBQ recipe. Tell your friends to listen and they can find this podcast on all your favorite podcast providers.

College Soccer Nation Episode 6: Meet the Mayor, Robbie Church

College Soccer Nation Episode 6: Meet the Mayor, Robbie Church

October 19, 2020

In this episode Coach Chris and Coach Matt discuss the NCAA Division 1 Recruiting Blackout Period, discuss the past weekends big games with "Big Deal" Brian Lee, and welcome the Mayor Of Women's College Soccer, Duke Head Coach Robbie Church. They close up the show with the Top 5 Games Shows of all time (in their opinion) and give a Rib recipe that will make you run to the store to get the ingredients.  You can contact the coaches at chris@collegesoccernation or matt@collegesoccernation.

College Soccer Nation Episode 5: The State of NCAA Men’s Soccer with SMU Head Coach Kevin Hudson

College Soccer Nation Episode 5: The State of NCAA Men’s Soccer with SMU Head Coach Kevin Hudson

October 11, 2020

In this episode of College Soccer Nation the coaches discuss the state of NCAA Men's soccer with SMU Head Coach Kevin Hudson.

First they review the weekend's action from the Women's game, they "bang on" with coach Brian Lee and they wrap things up with the "Power 5" Desserts, and Matt explains how to make a special BBQ-oriented dessert. If you have questions for either coach, email them at chris@collegesoccernation.com or matt@collegesoccernation.com. Don't forget to tell your soccer friends to listen.

Also since its Cybersecurity Awareness month, check out their sister podcast, "The CyBUr Guy" podcast with retired FBI Special Agent Darren Mott.  Both podcasts are part of the DJM Production podcasting family.

College Soccer Nation Episode 4: The Picker

College Soccer Nation Episode 4: The Picker

October 5, 2020

Episode 4 features too many minutes with Brian Lee as he breaks down the games of the week and an appearance from Samford Head Coach Todd Yelton. Todd discusses how he came to be known as coach of the rings while Matt and Chris want to know more about Todd’s "picking" hobby. We also hear about Matts experience with Todd’s jet ski and Todd being interrupted as he gave a toast at his daughter’s wedding.  In the Power 5 ranking the guys list their top 5 fast food places and, of course, Matt comes up with one that Chris can't stand, nor should anyone who enjoys fast food.

College Soccer Nation Episode 3: Mark Krikorian and his experiences in soccer and pizza with Chris and Matt

College Soccer Nation Episode 3: Mark Krikorian and his experiences in soccer and pizza with Chris and Matt

September 28, 2020

In this episode of CSN, Chris and Matt welcome 4 time National Championship Coach Mark Krikorian to the podcast. Mark talks about coaching elite players, his team at Florida State and compliments Matt on his restaurant choices. Brian Lee joins the crew to discuss the SEC and the United Soccer coaches top 15 poll, much to Chris' chagrin. Chris and Matt discuss the rest of the college soccer action and also spar over their top 5 sport movie choices, where Matt's #1 is sure to spawn a Twitter poll.  Download the podcast from your favorite Podcast provider and tell your friends on the pitch.

College Soccer Nation Episode 2: Brian Lee with the big title and all his working groups

College Soccer Nation Episode 2: Brian Lee with the big title and all his working groups

September 21, 2020

This week Matt and Chris discuss some of the big Soccer games from the past weekend from the SEC and ACC and they welcome NCAA "Big Deal" Brian Lee to discuss how COVID has impacted 2020/2021 season scheduling as well as memories of coaching the US ODP teams in Costa Rica.  They close out the show with the "Power 5", upcoming weekend NCAA matches, and the BBQ recipe of the week.  Contact the coaches at chris@collegesoccernation.com or matt@collegesoccernation.com

The other podcast mentioned at the end is "The CyBUr Guy Podcast", another DJM podcast production and which provides you information on how to protect yourself from becoming a cybercrime victim.

College Soccer Nation Episode 1

College Soccer Nation Episode 1

September 14, 2020

Welcome to the premier episode of College Soccer Nation, featuring SMU Head Women's Soccer Coach Chris Petrucelli and Mississippi Head Women's Soccer Coach Matt Mott. Chris and Matt discuss the world of NCAA Soccer, as well as some quick set pieces on the Washington Football Team, the NY Yankees and Pizza, as well as what to expect in future College Soccer Nation podcasts. 

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