TORRES POD: Nick Saban crushes Mark Emmert, Armando Bacot back to UNC + CBB transfer portal buzz
On today's show, Aaron discusses Nick Saban taking a shot at college sports' leadership and what Armando Bacot's return means for UNC. Also, a transfer portal update, discussing UConn, Kentucky's quiet few weeks and one surprise SEC school's success
Nick Saban criticizes college sports' leadership (2:00): On today's show, Aaron discusses Nick Saban's pointed comment about the present and future of college sports. Aaron explains why Saban is right, discusses the unintended consequences of no limits on NIL and also, what will college sports look like five years from now
What does Armando Bacot's return mean for UNC (17:00): Next up, he goes to the college hoops world, where UNC got huge news, as star forward Armando Bacot returns. Does this news make UNC the new No. 1 in college hoops next year and what does it mean for Caleb Love's future? Also, how NIL could help college basketball going forward.
The latest from the transfer portal (28:00): Finally, Aaron wraps with a college hoops transfer portal news and notes segment. He hits on a wild week at UConn, with one big addition, one surprising departure and some strong comments from Dan Hurley. Why is Kentucky so quiet? One SEC school on the rise. Plus other key commitments and portal entries from across the sport.
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