Marching to Madness Podcast: West Virginia head coach Bob Huggins

In Podcast by Blake Lovell

In this episode of Marching to Madness, we sat down with one of the top coaches in college basketball in West Virginia head coach Bob Huggins.

Huggins has had enormous success at every stop throughout his career, and is about to enter his 36th season on the sidelines.

Topics of discussion include:

  • How his dad and others have influenced his coaching career
  • The emotions that he felt in watching his close friend Frank Martin lead South Carolina to the Final Four
  • How he’s giving back through Remember the Miners and the Norma Mae Huggins Cancer Research Endowment Fund
  • Who helped him shape his philosophy on pressure defense
  • West Virginia’s returning roster this upcoming season
  • So much more

Of the 127 episodes that we’ve done thus far on the Marching to Madness podcast, this is probably our favorite.

It’s a can’t-miss discussion with the veteran coach.

Click the play button below to listen to the entire interview with Huggins.

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Blake Lovell has worked in sports media for over 10 years. His work has been featured on The New York Times, Rivals, Time Warner Cable,, FanRag Sports, FanSided and many more. He currently covers SEC football and basketball for various publications.