Sports Rush with Brett Rump

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Listen in for the best of Brett Rump's takes and interviews on all things Fort Wayne and Indiana sports.

All Episodes

Konchar stars in Memphis win, Purdue Fort Wayne falls to Wright State in the Horizon League opener, how do the Pacers respond to the video session, a huge weekend of college football ahead, Notre Dame makes it official in naming Marcus Freeman as the next football coach, and Tim Prister of Irish Illustrated joins to discuss the Freeman hire, Kelly's exit and College Football Playoff chances.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Dec 3

39 min 17 sec

Notre Dame announces Marcus Freeman as their next football coach, Colts prepare for Houston, Purdue plays Iowa to earn the top spot in the rankings, IU hosts Nebraska and the Mastodons lose to Wright State, the voice of the Komets Shane Albahrani joins to discuss the return of Shawn Szydlowski to the roster and tonight's matchup against Iowa, high school hoops tonight and our College Football Playoff predictions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Dec 3

41 min 50 sec

Notre Dame has their coach, the Komets lose and are shorthanded as they deal with COVID, how does the committee view Notre Dame under Marcus Freeman, the Mastodons with a tough test to open the Horizon League, and Kevin Bowen of 93.5 and 107.5 The Fan in Indianapolis joins to discuss the Freeman hire and recap the Colts loss to the Bucs.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Dec 2

39 min 49 sec

The Pacers get a film session after a disappointing loss to Atlanta, is Notre Dame better or worse today, Indiana gets a break last night and didn't play, Dylan Sinn of the Journal Gazette joins to discuss Notre Dame set to hire Marcus Freeman as their next head coach and the College Football Playoff, and Parkview Sports Medicine's Eric Dutkiewicz joins to discuss the Marcus Freeman hire, Purdue men's basketball and his top five area girls basketball teams.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Dec 2

40 min 32 sec

Big 10/ACC Challenge recap as Purdue makes its case for #1, Hoosiers fight but come up short, Colts prepare for the Texans, Colts have a battle ahead for a wild card spot, and Todd Burlage of blueandgold.com joins to discuss the Notre Dame coaching search.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Dec 1

42 min 21 sec

Too many sports all at once, NFL U Pick 'Em, TinCaps broadcaster John Nolan joins to discuss the IU-Syracuse game and TinCaps holiday promotions, and Baseball America editor and senior writer JJ Cooper joins to discuss MLB labor talks.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Dec 1

43 min 41 sec

Brian Kelly is going to LSU, Dylan Sinn of the Journal Gazette breaks down candidates for the Notre Dame job, and Brett Kramer of Indiana Sports Corp. joins to preview this weekend's Big Ten Fan Fast in Indianapolis.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 30

40 min 57 sec

What's next for Notre Dame, a big night for college hoops, the Colts have a battle ahead for a Wild Card spot, Tuesday Time Capsule Trivia, Dustin Dopirak of the IndyStar joins to preview IU-Syracuse, the Mastodons prep for Horizon League play and high school basketball coverage starts this week.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 30

42 min 55 sec

Back from the Sunshine State, the Colts are becoming far too familiar, new college basketball AP poll and Purdue is #2, Indiana beats Marshall 90-79 as Trayce Jackson-Davis goes off, and a crazy Saturday in college football as Michigan finally beats Ohio State, Alabama hangs on against Auburn, Notre Dame rolls Stanford and Oklahoma loses to Oklahoma State and loses their coach to USC. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 29

43 min 18 sec

Purdue embarrasses Indiana 44-7, is New England the best team in the AFC as of today, 15 Minutes with Don Fischer on IU closing out the football season with a loss to rival Purdue and a big week ahead for the men's basketball team, and a recap of college basketball this weekend.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 29

41 min 31 sec

What did I miss, Colts with their best win in the Reich/Ballard era, the impact of Hard Knocks on holding players to a higher level of accountability, Purdue solidifies position as a Final Four contender, IU can lock it down defensively and Kevin Bowen of 93.5/107.5 The Fan in Indianapolis joins to recap the Colts blowout win over the Bills and preview Sunday's matchup against Tamp Bay.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 23

40 min 40 sec

A report is out the Bears have informed Matt Nagy he will be fired after the Thanksgiving day game, Colts prepare for Tampa Bay, Zach Osterman of the IndyStar joins to discuss IU's progress in early season basketball games and Dylan Sinn of the Journal Gazette joins to discuss the College Football Playoff and his AP poll.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 23

40 min 29 sec

The Colts whip the Bills to put themselves firmly in the NFL playoff picture, Notre Dame keeps winning to give them a sliver of hope to make the College Football Playoff and Purdue men's basketball has a dominant weekend in beating North Carolina and Villanova to claim the Hall of Fame Tip-Off in Connecticut.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 22

45 min 7 sec

Who has a better shot at making the playoffs: the Colts or Notre Dame, 15 Minutes with Don Fischer on IU's loss to Minnesota plus a strong start for the basketball team, and Adams Central football coach Michael Mosser joins to discuss the semistate win and preparing for the state title game against Indianapolis Lutheran. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 22

43 min 13 sec

High school football semistate matchups, Komets moves, another insane proposed contract in college football and how buyouts impact IU and Purdue, and Dylan Sinn of the Journal Gazette joins to preview Notre Dame-Georgia Tech and the Irish's College Football Playoff chances.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 22

45 min 3 sec

Colts face a must-win for the playoffs, Mike Carmin of the Lafayette Journal and Courier joins to preview Purdue-Northwestern at Wrigley Field and Purdue taking on North Carolina in the Hall of Fame Tip-Off, Chill out on College Football Playoff rankings, Purdue and IU basketball: underrated, properly rated, or overrated. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 22

47 min 4 sec

The true heroes, one week to Thanksgiving, what food besides turkey makes it a feast, record travel expected, and longtime Indianapolis sports radio host Kent Sterling joins to discuss IU's win over St. Johns, Purdue's start and why culture is the key to success and the tough upcoming schedule for the Colts.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 18

43 min 16 sec

A big game Sunday between Dallas and Kansas City, Colts at Buffalo: can the Colts beat a good team this year, Mastodons women are back healthy and open Horizon League play, Mastodon men at Minnesota Friday, high school football picks of the week, and Parkview Sports Medicine's Tommy Schoegler joins to give his Eastside-Andrean and Adams Central-North Judson picks plus the top 5 high school girls basketball players in Allen County history.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 18

41 min 51 sec

Mastodons tough out a win over Austin Peay, the Mastodon women's basketball team is back after COVID-19 breakthrough cases, Colts on Hard Knocks tonight, Purdue pounds Wright State 96-52, Michigan State at Butler tonight, and Dustin Dopirak of the Bloomington Herald-Times and the IndyStar joins to preview tonight's IU-St. John's game.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 17

40 min 30 sec

Pacers at Detroit tonight, Mad Ants win again at Gainbridge Fieldhouse, NFL U Pick 'Em, Justin Kenny of Outside the Huddle joins to discuss the struggles of the 6A schools in the SAC in the football postseason and to preview the semistate matchups for Adams Central and Eastside, and the College Football Playoff continues to set up Cincy to be outside the top 4.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 17

41 min 32 sec

College basketball tonight and tomorrow, Komets coach Ben Boudreau joins to talk about the strong weekend and what is to come this week starting with the Fuel and Kevin Bowen of 93.5 and 107.5 The Fan in Indianapolis joins to discuss the Pacers loss to the Knicks, recap Colts-Jaguars and forecast the Colts playoff chances.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 16

44 min 58 sec

Colts are now 5-5 and need 5-2 (bubble) or 6-1 (Wild Card) for the playoffs, Tuesday Time Capsule Trivia, St. Francis men's basketball coach Chad LaCross joins to discuss the team's hot start to the season, high school football semistate this week, and the Mastodons host Austin Peay tonight at the Coliseum.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 16

38 min 29 sec

What is wrong with the Hoosiers, Purdue falls short against Ohio State, did Notre Dame impress in win over Virginia, Colts hold on against Jacksonville 23-17, Patriots dominate Cleveland 45-7 and Mastodons men's basketball coach Jon Coffman joins to discuss the incoming recruiting class.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 15

40 min 35 sec

Indiana and Purdue roll to dominating wins in basketball, regional championship results last Friday, semistate matchups, 15 Minutes with Don Fischer on IU's loss to Rutgers, the men's basketball team's start to the season and women's team blows out Kentucky, college basketball tomorrow and a look at the Colts playoff picture.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 15

42 min 15 sec

A big night of high school football, Pacers show some fight (literally) against the Jazz, Mastodons sign three for their 2022 class, the Mastodon women's basketball game at Ball State is cancelled due to COVID-19, college football picks, Gruden sues the NFL and Roger Goodell,  and Purdue Football play-by-play voice Tim Newton joins to preview Purdue-Ohio State.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 12

43 min 45 sec

College hoops tonight, Colts prepare for Jacksonville, Komets at Cincy tonight then host Toledo Saturday night, high school football picks of the week, Nathan Baird of Cleveland.com joins to preview Ohio State-Purdue and Justin Kenny of Outside The Huddle joins to preview tonight's area high school football regional matchups.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 12

41 min 31 sec

Veterans Day, Ball State heartbreaker, the Pacers blow an opportunity, the Colts prepare for Jacksonville, and Scott Agness of the Fieldhouse Files joins to discuss the Pacers' Western road trip.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 11

42 min 52 sec

Panthers sign Cam Newton, who are the greatest girls basketball players in Fort Wayne history, college hoops this weekend, former Notre Dame All-American Reggie Brooks joins to discuss Cincinnati and the College Football Playoff, being recruited by and playing for Lou Holtz and his new book If These Walls Could Talk: Notre Dame Fighting Irish, and Tommy Schoegler of Parkview Sports Medicine joins to give his high school football regional picks.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 11

42 min 42 sec

Mastodons do a lot really well in blowout win over Earlham, Mastodon women looked like a different team, IU makes it interesting, Purdue rolls, and Matt Campbell of Midwest Concussion Clinic joins to discuss concussions outside of football and treatment options.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 10

39 min 48 sec

Odell Beckham Jr. looking for a team, the misconception by headline-readers over Aaron Rodgers, St. Francis Coach Kevin Donley joins to discuss the close loss on Saturday to Lawrence Tech, NFL U Pick 'Em and the College Football Playoff continues to set up Cincinnati outside the top 4.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 10

43 min 4 sec

Tonight is the start of college basketball, second favorite sport in Fort Wayne, high school football this Friday night, Kevin Bowen of 93.5/107.5 The Fan in Indianapolis joins to discuss Monday Night Football, AFC South chances and an update on Braden Smith's injury, and Zach Osterman of the IndyStar joins to preview the IU men's basketball season.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 9

41 min 4 sec

What is the second-most popular sport in Fort Wayne behind the NFL, the Bears show life in the 4th quarter, COVID stories in sports, college hoops tonight, and Mike Carmin of the Lafayette Journal & Courier joins to preview the Purdue men's basketball season.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 9

38 min 16 sec

Boilers play spoiler again in a win over Michigan State, Georgia or the field, Tennessee locks up the AFC South, shockers in the NFL on Sunday and this week's high school football matchup on Friday night is set with Westfield visiting Carroll in the Class 6A Regional Championship game.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 8

41 min 41 sec

Komets coach Ben Boudreau joins to recap a weekend sweep for the Komets over Cincinnati, Wheeling and Toledo, Monday Night Football tonight between the Bears and Steelers, the Titans upset the Rams, 15 Minutes with Don Fischer on the loss to Michigan and IU basketball season starting tomorrow, and college basketball tips off tomorrow.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 8

41 min 23 sec

The Colts beat the Jets 45-30, high school football tonight, Anthony Contreras moves on from the Tincaps to the Philadephia Phillies organization, college football matchups tomorrow, and Stephen Holder of The Athletic joins to break down the Colts' win over the Jets.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 5

42 min 54 sec

High school football tonight, the Mad Ants open the season tomorrow, the Komets take on Cincy tonight, Caleb Furst starts and scores 11 for Purdue in their exhibition win, Dylan Sinn of the Journal Gazette joins to discuss Cincinnati being snubbed in the opening College Football Playoff rankings, Purdue-Michigan State, and Caleb Furst's strong start. Plus, Blake Sebring joins to discuss reaction to his book Perfect! The Fort Wayne Komets 1993 Championship Run and a book signing tomorrow, and Brett gives his high school football picks of the week.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 5

42 min 41 sec

The Colts host the Jets on Thursday Night Football, the Pacers win and Myles Turner shines, St. Francis beats Indiana Tech 84-78, how the Aaron Rodgers situation could be bad for the Colts, high school football tomorrow night and Greg Rakestraw of ISC Sports Network and the Colts Radio Network joins to discuss high school football sectional championship games, Odell Beckham Jr. Rodgers and to preview Colts-Jets.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 4

41 min 30 sec

Odell Beckham Jr. could be out in Cleveland, Colts vs. Jets tonight, high school football picks of the week, still upset over Cincinnati getting disrespected in the College Football Playoff rankings and Parkview Sports Medicine's Tommy Schoegler joins to give his high school football picks.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 4

40 min 10 sec

Jordan Love to start for the Packers vs. the Chiefs after Aaron Rodgers is out with COVID-19, not the only big name in the news in the NFL, Cincinnati is on the outside looking in after the release of the first College Football Playoff rankings, and Justin Kenny of Outside The Huddle joins to preview the high school football sectional championship games this Friday night.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 3

42 min 24 sec

The healthy Pacers take on the Knicks tonight, high school football power rankings, a former TinCap leads the Braves over the Astros to win the World Series, St. Francis football coach Kevin Donley joins to recap the Cougars' win over Taylor and preview this weekend's matchup against Lawrence Tech, and NFL U Pick 'Em.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 3

42 min 23 sec

Jaylon Smith is released by the Green Bay Packers, the Pacers have their most complete game of the year...but don't get too excited about it, Homestead girls soccer coach Rick Link joins to discuss winning the Class 3A state title to cap off an undefeated season over the weekend, the Colts can't finish games and that's on Reich and Wentz, coverage is an issue for the Colts and Tuesday Time Capsule Trivia.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 2

38 min 40 sec

Chris Denari, the TV play-by-play voice of the Indiana Pacers, joins to discuss the team's start to the season, Duarte's strong start and the upcoming road trip, World Series game 6 tonight, high school football this week, a big college game in town tomorrow night, and Kevin Bowen of 93.5 and 107.5 The Fan in Indianapolis joins to recap the Colts' loss to Tennessee on Sunday and preview this week's Thursday night matchup against the Jets.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 2

42 min 46 sec

The Colts blow it against the Titans on Sunday, a total choke job from Wentz and the defense, Tennessee loses Derrick Henry, NFL trade deadline moves, high school football this Friday night, my worst take of the week and around the NFL.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 1

42 min 26 sec

The Colts blow it against the Titans, 15 Minutes with Don Fischer on IU's loss to Maryland, sectional championships this Friday, a wild Saturday in college football and the Braves miss a chance to close out the World Series against the Astros. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 1

41 min 40 sec

Sports law attorney Dan Lust joins the show to discuss the latest happenings on St. Louis' lawsuit against the NFL.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 1

40 min 1 sec

Judge Phil Houk of Fighting Irish Preview looks at Notre Dame-North Carolina and Justin Cohn of the Journal Gazette discusses the start of the season for the Fort Wayne Komets.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Nov 1

44 min 2 sec

Pacers lack effort in loss to Toronto, John Konchar update, the Lakers implode in a loss to OKC, college hoops is underway in Fort Wayne, high school football schedule this Friday night, the Colts line changes three points overnight, and longtime Indianapolis radio voice Kent Sterling joins to discuss Colts-Titans, Deshaun Watson, the Pacers' struggles and expectations for IU basketball.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Oct 28

41 min 13 sec

Want to become an NFL team owner, Packers at Cardinals tonight, the high school football picks of the week, a Colts injury update, and Parkview Sports Medicine's Eric Dutkiewicz joins to give his high school football picks of the week.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Oct 28

43 min 23 sec

Notre Dame could be without Kyle Hamilton the rest of the season, pumped for college basketball season, a Colts injury update and Justin Kenny of OPS and Outside The Huddle joins to discuss his new role on the Mastodons broadcast and a look at the opening week of high school football sectionals and a preview of the sectional semifinals this Friday night.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Oct 27

44 min 58 sec

High school football power rankings, the Colts are home underdogs to Tennessee, Mike Evans hands Tom Brady's no. 600 TD pass ball to a fan, St. Francis football coach Kevin Donley joins to discuss the close loss to Indiana Wesleyan and preview Saturday's game against Taylor, NFL u pick 'em, and a preview of Notre Dame-North Carolina.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Oct 27

42 min 12 sec