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DBR Podcast #111!

Reporting for March Madness duty

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ACC Basketball Tournament - Semifinals
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 09: Trevon Duval #1 of the Duke Blue Devils is hurt against the North Carolina Tar Heels during the semifinals of the ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament at the Barclays Center on March 9, 2018 in New York City.
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Here’s DBR Podcast #111, with a look at Duke, the Hurleys, Iona and the overall bracket. Enjoy!

  • 0:00 DBR sponsors, Byrd Campbell
  • 0:35 Donald welcomes us to the pod and Sam blames Jason for flooding his emailbox
  • 3:15 Jason describes the cool NCAA tournament draft he is doing with some DBR folks
  • 4:30 We dissect the NCAA bracket, starting with Duke’s region, which Sam says is utterly predictable.
  • 9:10 Jason gives us a preview of Duke’s first opponent, the Iona Gaels
  • 17:10 Donald wants to talk about the Hurley brothers
  • 21:55 Jason talks about teams who got a break in the bracket, and he focuses on Villanova rather than the hated Tarheels
  • 26:30 We finally get to the West and we all hope Michigan takes out UNC
  • 28:30 Sleeper picks to make the Sweet 16 – we really like Missouri and whoever is playing Cincy
  • 33:25 Final Four picks… we largely like the same teams
  • 36:00 Sam asks us how far Duke needs to go to make this a successful season
  • 43:35 The DBR Bracket challenge -- Go to and you could win a chance to be a guest on the podcast!
  • 44:35 Another shout out to Byrd Campbell
  • 45:10 Time to look back at the ACC Tourney… and the depressing game against Carolina
  • 46:40 We get distracted by the latest Grayson Allen controversy
  • 51:30 Jason directs us back to talking about the Carolina game
  • 55:35 Player of the week time… Jason goes crazy talking about how great Marvin Bagley is
  • 1:00:25 Donald says goodbye… and look for the next podcast right after Duke plays Iona

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