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 has also hosted the nationally recognized Marching to Madness podcast, with interviews with head coaches all 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.

10 Random Thoughts from SEC Tipoff ’17

  • SEC basketball primer after spending time at Media Day.

Mularkey hire shows that Titans owners are out of touch with reality

  • The Titans made the safe hire with Mike Mularkey.

Vandy basketball enters new era after Stallings exit

  • Story on Kevin Stallings leaving Vanderbilt and what may be next for the program.

The Marcus Mariota era begins in Music City

  • Feature on Marcus Mariota for Sports and Entertainment Nashville magazine
Most Popular Podcast Interviews

Marching to Madness Episode 49: Ole Miss head coach Andy Kennedy

Marching to Madness Episode 46: Georgia head coach Mark Fox

Marching to Madness Episode 45: Texas A&M head coach Billy Kennedy

Marching to Madness Episode 41: Clemson head coach Brad Brownell

Marching to Madness Episode 40: Dean Lockwood reflects on Pat Summitt

Marching to Madness Episode 35: UAB head coach Rob Eshan

Marching to Madness Episode 28: Auburn head coach Bruce Pearl

Marching to Madness Episode 19: VCU head coach Will Wade