By Bob Long on December 12, 2017
In this week’s Villanova Basketball Report, with Bob Long and Tom Trainer, we discuss the previous week in college hoops, including Villanova’s wins over Gonzaga and La Salle. We previous the Big Five Finale for Villanova against Temple on Wednesday, as well as discuss the importance of the Big Five rivalries to Villanova basketball.
Posted in College Basketball, Featured, Podcast | Tagged Big East, Big Five, Georgetown, Jalen Brunson, La Salle University, Marquette, Mikal Bridges, Penn, Phil Booth, Providence, Seton Hall, St. Joseph's, Temple, Villanova | Leave a response
By Bob Long on November 14, 2017
An efficient Mikal Bridges is a dangerous thing. Bridges scored a game-high 23 points on 7 of 11 shooting, with four blocks, six rebounds, four assists, and five steals. He is every tool in the box, and perhaps his best development has been shooting the basketball. He went 4-7 from 3-point range, including a tough […]
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By Bob Long on November 11, 2016
BLS is live from the Pavilion on the campus of Villanova, as we broadcast live our pregame show for the season opener for the 2015-2016 National Champions. Tune in as we discuss the run to the national championship, the new faces on this year’s team, and the players who need to step up for Villanova […]
Posted in College Basketball, Featured, Podcast | Tagged Darryl Reynolds, Jalen Brunson, Josh Hart, Kris Jenkins, Lafayette, Mikal Bridges, National Championship, Phil Booth, The Pavilion, Villanova | 1 Response
By Bob Long on November 3, 2016
Vuvu Radio was live on Bob Long Sports from the Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame Induction Dinner on November 3rd at the Hilton Hotel in Bala Cynwyd. We had President of the Hall, Ken Avallon, on to discuss the Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame and how it came to be (13:45-21:20). We then debate the […]
Posted in Featured, General Sports, Podcast | Tagged Brian Dawkins, Charlie Manuel, Dick "Hoops" Weiss, Ken Avallon, Mike Missanelli, Philadelphia 76ers, Philadelphia Eagles, Philadelphia Flyers, Philadelphia Phillies, Philadelphia Soul, Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame, Villanova | Leave a response
By Bob Long on April 7, 2016
Bob Long joined Cory Giger on Sports Central, the drive-time radio program on 1450 ESPN State College and 1430 ESPN Altoona, on National Championship Monday to preview the Villanova vs. North Carolina final. Tune in! Great discussion about the key matchups in a prelude to one of the greatest games of all-time.
By Bob Long on April 7, 2016
Bob Long joined Brian Tripp on the Keystone Sports Beat, the drive-time radio program on 970am State College and 920am Lewistown, on National Championship Monday to preview the Villanova vs. North Carolina final. Tune in! Great discussion about the key matchups in a prelude to one of the greatest games of all-time.
By Bob Long on March 14, 2016
The NCAA Tournament is upon us! Check out the podcast of the preview show, as we run through the entire bracket, discuss where the committee slipped up, and go through the major matchups, big upsets, and much more!
Posted in College Basketball, Podcast | Tagged Arizona, Baylor, Green Bay, Indiana, Iona, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan State, NCAA tournament, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, Saint Joseph's, Seton Hall, Stony Brook, Texas, Villanova, Virginia, Wichita State, Xavier | 4 Responses
By Bob Long on January 20, 2016
In this week’s special BLS Radio Show, Bob Long and Tom Trainer go live from the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ, home of the Seton Hall Pirates, before the team’s Big East matchup against Villanova. Tune in as we break down the two teams entering the matchup, the Big East as a whole, and the […]
By Bob Long on December 28, 2015
BLS continued its Stadium Tour Series with a trip to the Main Line and Villanova University, to do a pregame show before the Big Five matchup between Villanova and Penn. Tune to hear the show!
By Bob Long on January 3, 2015
In this week’s special BLS Radio Show, with Bob Long and Tom Trainer, we covered the Villanova vs. Seton Hall game live from the Prudential Center. Tune in for our pregame show as we previewed the matchup amongst two of the Big East’s best teams. We also discussed the College Football Playoff, including the […]