AUGUST 30 – The Big Blue Hour has become The Big Blue Podcast for the 2019-2020 school year, but now many weeks, you’ll get even more Millikin University Athletics content.
This week’s opening week of the podcast, hosted by ESPNDecatur’s Aric Lee, visits a trio of Big Blue coaches, getting previews assembled for the fall campaigns.
Volleyball coach Debbie Kiick breaks down her team’s trip to New York, the schedule, and the beefed-up competition for playing time.
Men’s Soccer coach Chad Jones talks about the new international feel with four freshmen from Norway, three from Columbia, and a player from Australia, plus the importance of the returning Big Blue to mesh with the different styles of play. Jones also chat about enhancing the schedule.
Football Offensive Coordinator Mike Budziszewski hits on the competition and challenges of replacing graduated record-setting quarterback Nicco Stepina. Plus a peek at at position and the battles still playing out in camp.
Click on the link to pick any of the three interviews this week …
Podcast – Big Blue Hour
The Nationwide Insurance tent had a little extra horsepower at their tent on Wednesday at the Farm Progress Show. NASCAR Driver Alex Bowman unveiled a new paint scheme on his number-88 Chevrolet, which he will drive in Kansas on Sunday, October 20th. Aric Lee got a few minutes with Bowman, to talk about the appearance, his career, and the future.