Gobrecht Interview Airs Tonight on BlogTalkRadio.com
"Inside Ivy League Basketball" is back for its fifth episode on Wednesday, Jan. 18 at 7 p.m. featuring interviews with Chris Gobrecht, the Joel E. Smilow, Class of 1954, Head Coach of Women's Basketball at Yale and Dartmouth men's basketball head coach Paul Cormier.
Gobrecht is currently just four wins away from reaching 500 career coaching victories. She coached the Bulldogs to an 8-6 mark in non-league play, Yale's best non-league finish since the 1993-94 season (8-4). So far, Gobrecht has guided Yale to a 4-0 record in 2012, including a 75-65 win at Brown in the Ivy League season opener for both teams. Gobrecht is in her 7th season as Yale's head coach and enters Friday's home game against Brown with a 496-422 career record.
"Inside Ivy League Basketball," hosted by Dan Loney and Brian Seltzer, takes an in-depth look at all the news and notes surrounding Ivy men's and women's basketball on and off the courts during the 2011-12 season. The 12-episode show debuted Thursday, Nov. 10 at 7 p.m. on BlogTalkRadio.com (blogtalkradio.com/insideivyleaguebasketball) and is available on-demand via BlogTalkRadio and IvyLeagueSports.com.
Each episode is packed with highlights, statistics and expert analysis in its 'Around the Ancient Eight' and 'Women's Basketball Round-Up' segments. With its interview segments 'Program Profile,' 'Student-Athlete Spotlight' and 'Alumni Focus,' the show will visit with past and present players, coaches and administrators who impact Ivy League basketball.
Fans and alumni can interact with the show via its social media platforms -- Facebook (Inside Ivy League Basketball) and Twitter (@insideivyhoops) -- as well as provide ideas and content for the show's 'Twitter Talk/Facebook Fodder' segment.
"Inside" is now weekly on Wednesdays through the remainder of the season. The sixth episode will be Wednesday, Jan. 25 at 7 p.m.
Report filed by Jon Erickson Jr., Yale Sports Publicity