Blake Lovell has over 10 years of experience in sports media. His work has been featured on The New York Times, Rivals,, Time Warner Cable, FanSided, FanRag Sports and many more.

He’s also a member of the U.S. Basketball Writers Association.

He currently serves as a college football and college basketball writer/editor for various publications. He also hosts the nationally recognized Marching to Madness podcast, with over 150+ interviews with coaches around the country.

You can find him on Twitter at @theblakelovell and on Periscope.

You can check out his most popular stories and podcast episodes below:


The Death of Donny Everett and the Importance of Family

  • Powerful story on Vanderbilt’s emotional weekend after the tragic death of Donny Everett.

Early SEC basketball observations for the 2017-18 season

  • College basketball feature on SEC basketball’s rise.

Lovell’s Notebook: The evolution of Giddy Potts continues at MTSU

  • College basketball feature on MTSU guard Giddy Potts.

The Marcus Mariota era begins in Music City

  • Feature on Marcus Mariota for Sports and Entertainment Nashville magazine

Lovell’s Notebook: OVC thoughts, Seton Hall, and more

  • College basketball notebook feature on various topics around the country.
Most Popular Podcast Interviews

Visitthe full Marching to Madness podcast archives for all podcast episodes, with interviews with coaches like Bob Huggins, Avery Johnson, Bruce Pearl, Josh Pastner, and many more.