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Episode 337: National Championship Recap

With the whole band back together, we look back again at the Northwestern win in the Music City Bowl before recapping a wild National Championship game between Alabama and Georgia. We also begin our big pivot to the hardcourt as we talk some Men’s Hoops and a much needed win over Minnesota. We are your premier Northwestern Sports Podcast! You can download the episode from iTunes or directly from here.

Our 2017 picks contest is over and we have a repeat champion.

John went 5/5 in bowl season and got Alabama in the title game to wind up with 52 points: Alabama (13) Boise St (11) Northwestern (10) Texas (7) and Florida Atlantic (11)

Erik went 3/5 in the bowls and winds up with 50 points: South Florida (10) USC (11) Auburn (10) NC State (9) and Notre Dame (10)

Sam went 4/5 in the bowls to finish with 45 points: Ohio State (11) Florida State (7) Oklahoma State (10) Oregon (7) and Notre Dame (10)

The West Lot Pirates ESPN Bowl Challenge is back for another year! Join us by following this link and using the password “pirates”

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Episode 295: Basketball Catch Up

With football in our rearview mirror, we turn our attention to the very talented NU Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams as they get into the heart of B1G play.We are your premier Northwestern Sports Podcast! You can download the episode from iTunes, Stitcher Radio or directly from here.

It’s Bowl Season and we are back with the West Lot Pirates Bowl Challenge.  We’re back with ESPN this season and you can see the results by clicking here.  Congratulations to “Dee Knows” for winning our challenge!

 

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Episode 294: National Championship and PJ Fleck

Clemson is your 2016-17 National Champion after a thrilling, albeit long, title game against Alabama. We look back at the game and discuss PJ Fleck’s introduction to the Minnesota fanbase. We are your premier Northwestern Sports Podcast! You can download the episode from iTunes, Stitcher Radio or directly from here.

It’s Bowl Season and we are back with the West Lot Pirates Bowl Challenge.  We’re back with ESPN this season and you can see the results by clicking here.  The password this season is “pinstripe”.

We are playing a little game throughout the season. Each of us chose 5 teams who had a combined record last year of no more than 40. We’ll track our teams all season and see which squad ends up with the most wins. It’s amazing how close this was throughout the season.  John was our winner with Erik and Sam only 1 game behind! We’ll definitely play this again in future seasons.

Erik: 49 Florida State (10), LSU (8), Boise State (10), Penn State (11), Troy (10)

John: 50 Alabama (14), Florida State (10), San Diego State (11), Georgia Tech (9), UCF (6)

Sam: 49* Clemson (14), LSU (8), Boise State (10), Colorado (10), Boston College (7)

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Episode 204: National Championship Recap

College Football is done for the season. We recap Ohio State’s big win over Oregon and start to put a bow on the season as a whole.  We are your premier Northwestern Sports Podcast! You can download the episode from iTunes, Stitcher Radio or directly from here.

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Episode 203: National Championship Preview

It’s Oregon vs. Ohio State in the first ever College Football Playoff Championship Game. We break down how each team got there and what they need to do to win it all.  We are your premier Northwestern Sports Podcast! You can download the episode from iTunes, Stitcher Radio or directly from here.

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