The Wannabes Podcast

The Wannabes Podcast
Episode: 3
  Dec 17, 2020   1642


There’s only one thing that matters in life this week, so there’s only one thing we’re talking about. The USC Trojans are back in the Pac-12 Title Game and will face Wash…I mean the Oregon Ducks. Friday night lights. We review the wild win over UCLA last week, give our analysis and picks for Friday...

The Wannabes Podcast
Episode: 2
  Nov 20, 2020   2047

S2E2: Here Come the Trojans…Kind of

The Wannabes dissect the first two USC Football games of the season. Yes, the Trojans defeated the entire state of Arizona, but, Nick is seriously concerned about the team’s early-season tendencies. Christian offers his eternal optimism and they combine for the greatest USC Football analysis you’ll hear this week. If you’re a fan of Clay...

The Wannabes Podcast
Episode: 1
  Nov 06, 2020   1827

S2E1: The Wannabes Are No Longer Free Agents

Season 2, Ep. 1 of the Wannabes is here. We’re happy to announce The Wannabes are now featured on The boys recap the 2020 MLB season where Gange concedes to the Dodgers win, they share their thoughts on the present and future of the NFL season, and praise the USC Trojans before their season...

The Wannabes Podcast
Episode: 10
  Aug 28, 2020   2584

Episode 10: Slam Diego, and Everything Else Going On

The invention of Slam Diego has Christian losing his mind. The Wannabes discuss the rise of the Padres and how Gange’s favorite hashtag was always accurate. The boys make their picks for the remaining games in the NBA Bubble (6:00), and then get into the complexities of the 2020 College Football Season and the economy...

The Wannabes Podcast
Episode: 9
  Aug 14, 2020   2550

Episode 9: Olympian Alex Roelse

On this episode of The Wannabes, the boys talk with 3x NCAA Champion and 2016 Olympian in water polo, Alex Roelse. We discuss his Olympic experience and how the media misrepresents the Olympic village. Plus, in the midst of the college athletics stoppage, we delve into the what this means for athletes across the country...

The Wannabes Podcast
Episode: 8
  Jul 28, 2020   3461

Episode 8: OwnersBox Co-Founder Sandy Plashkes

After a hiatus involving sun-bathing and lost audio files, The Wannabes return as the major American sports do. We talk with OwnersBox Co-Founder and VP of Marketing Sandy Plashkes about the rise of his weekly fantasy concept, and how the Covid-19 pandemic impacted the product launch. We also dive into the legality of fantasy companies,...

The Wannabes Podcast
Episode: 7
  Jun 25, 2020   2735

Episode 7: Bush, Baseball, and the Bubble

We love Reggie Bush. The greatest player in college football history is back with the Trojan family and deserves his Heisman back too. And we had breaking news during the pod recording! The Wannabes discuss baseball getting its act together and how wild the NBA’s bubble plan is. Check out more of Charlie’s music at:...

The Wannabes Podcast
Episode: 6
  Jun 11, 2020   2304

Episode 6: Jim Nantz Award Winner Scotty Gange

The Wannabes return featuring a close friend of the program. Scotty Gange recently received the 2020 Jim Nantz Award winner as the nation’s most outstanding collegiate sports broadcaster. We talk to the Arizona State Cronkite grad about his big victory, journalistic experience, and future goals. His thought process when it comes to storytelling and visual...

The Wannabes Podcast
Episode: 5
  May 21, 2020   2452

Episode 5: 2018 National Champion and Villanova Basketball’s Tim Saunders

‘The Last Dance’ is over, but the guys are just starting to dissect the 10-part phenomenon. They discuss their favorite parts and whether it’s actually a documentary (2:39). Then, Villanova Basketball Graduate Assistant and 2018 National Champ Tim Saunders joins the pod to talk about playing for Jay Wright, having his senior postseason taken away,...

The Wannabes Podcast
Episode: 4
  May 13, 2020   2027

Episode 4: We Have a Guest!

Nick and Christian kick off this week talking about the return of sports. That’s fun to say! UFC hosted a successful event this weekend and an MLB comeback looks promising (2:46). And only one month in, The Wannabes host their first guest. USC baseball alum and Astros’ prospect CJ Stubbs joins the show to discuss...

The Wannabes Podcast
Episode: 3
  May 06, 2020   2309

Episode 3: The Gang Gets Recruited

Did you have D1 dreams and D3 realities? Us too, we’re not The Wannabes for nothing. Nick, Christian, and Trent discuss where they would want to play if they were top recruits (5:27). In addition, on the back of the NCAA’s new NIL proposal, the guys discuss how the college sports landscape would be changed...

The Wannabes Podcast
Episode: 2
  Apr 29, 2020   2701

Episode 2: We Have an Intro Song

Morale is high after the guys realize they could be full-time NFL Draft analysts (6:31). Nick and Christian break down which teams nailed and failed the draft (12:56) and discuss the All in Challenge benefiting Covid-19 relief (32:05). Check out more of Charlie’s music at: Check out OwnersBox at: — Send in a...

The Wannabes Podcast
Episode: 1
  Apr 22, 2020   2510

Episode 1: Mock Draft

NFL Draft speculation heats up. Nick and Christian talk the 2020 QB class, where mock drafts are getting it wrong, and see how the skill positions stack up. Episode 1 in the books! — Send in a voice message:

The Wannabes Podcast
  Apr 10, 2020   824

Episode 0: The Wannabes

The boys are here and as washed up as ever. Nick and Gange give introductions, talk business, and set the stage for glory to come. — Send in a voice message: