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February 7, 2020
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Smallz and Tyler welcome on Trevor Johnson, the head coach of the Buena Vista Beavers. They talk with Trevor about his first year as a head coach, the process of getting his current position, his interview experience and how he prepared. They also talk about the swings of being a head coach, winning and losing streaks and what its like to be the primary decision maker on the sideline. This weeks coach speak features Eric Musselman and the city review is Lincoln, NE. You can follow Trevor on Twitter @BVU_Basketball.
January 30, 2020
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz are joined by Scott Bittner, the head coach of the Stockton College Ospreys. Scott joins to talk about his coaching career including working for a legend, being an assistant on a national runner up team and being elevated to associate head coach and the roles that came with it. Also covered is Scott's time as a player at Wheeling Jesuit where he was a division II hall of famer and how he got into coaching following his college career. This weeks coach speak features Jeff Capel and the electric city review is of The Jersey Shore. Scott can be found on Twitter @Scottabittner!
January 23, 2020
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Smallz and Tyler chat with Mike MacDonald of the Daemen College Wildcats out of the ECC! Mike is in his twenty second season as a head coach with previous stops at Canisuis and Medaille. Mike talks about getting his start in coaching, suffering a team tragedy and working his entire life in the greater Buffalo area. We also talk through transitioning a team from NAIA to division II and his current team at Daemen. This weeks city review is Buffalo, NY and coach speak features a quote from Buffalo University head coach, Jim Whitsell. Follow Mike on Twitter @DaemenMBB!
January 17, 2020
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Smallz and Tyler are joined by Chris Kraus, the head coach of the Stonehill Skyhawks out of the Northeast 10 conference. Kraus talks about his journey in coaching, from his time as a player at Stonehill to returning as an assistant and finally to his years as the head coach. Krause, the first Canadian born NCAA basketball head coach, talks about the grassroots basketball system in Canada as well as his time as a player growing up. Coach speak this week features Mick Cronin and the city review is Boston, MA. Follow Chris on Twitter @CoachChrisKraus!
January 10, 2020
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Smallz and Tyler are joined by Nick Nichay, head coach of the Franklin and Marshall Diplomats. They talk about Nick taking over for the winningest division 3 coach of all time in Glenn Robinson, getting a late start on this season and how he's changed the most in his time at Franklin and Marshall. They also discuss his time at Lemoyne University and Hartwick College and his time as a manager at Rutgers. This weeks coach speak features Carolina Panther's Head Coach, Matt Rhule and the city review is Lancaster, PA. Follow the Diplomats on Twitter @FandmMBB.
January 3, 2020
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz talk with Brandon Linton, the head men's basketball coach at Nichols College. Brandon talks about his playing career and coaching career at Clarkson, coaching at West Point and the interview process to get the job at Nichols. We also go through techniques to prepare yourself for head coaching jobs, best ways to break into the biz and Brandon tells a crazy story about how he ended up in coaching in the first place. Coach speak this week features Dabo Swinney and Lane Kiffin and the city review is Dudley, MA. Follow Brandon Twitter @Coach_Linton!
December 27, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz are joined by Josh Merkel, Head Coach of the Randolph Macon Yellow Jackets. Josh stops by to talk about his path in coaching, from his playing days at Salisbury to working for John Beilein at West Virginia, to his time as an assistant at Eastern Kentucky. We then discuss how he got the head job at his alma mater and then his now job at Randolph-Macon five years ago. We discuss tips for interviewing and tips for young coaches trying to break in. This weeks city review is Ashland, VA and coach speak features Chris Beard! Follow Josh on Twitter @JoshMerkel4
December 20, 2019
On this weeks episode of Createyourshot, Tyler and Smallz talk with Jordan Fee. Jordan is an assistant coach of the Nova Southeastern Sharks, the defending champions of the Sunshine State Conference and currently the 5th ranked division II team in the country. They talk with Jordan about his journey in coaching, his own playing career from prep school to division I and then to division II, coaching an incredibly difficult system and what his ultimate career goals are. This weeks coach speak features Baylor football coach, Matt Rhule and the city review is sunny Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Follow Jordan on Twitter @CoachJordanFee!
December 13, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz banter about Smallz' pregame routine before his game on Thursday night, talk about the Centennial conference being the best conference in Division III and throw it back to one of their best interviews with Landry Kosmalski, whose Swarthmore team is currently leading the centennial conference and ranked as the number one team in Division III by D3hoops.com. The coach-speak in this episode features Matt Painter and the city review is the Main Line in Pennsylvania. Follow Swat hoops on Twitter @SwatMBasketball!
December 6, 2019
On this week's episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz chat with their old buddy, Ryan Nemetz. Ryan coaches Cardinal O'Hara in the Philadelphia Catholic league and is entering his second year. The guys touch base with Ryan on what went right and wrong in his first year, how to build relationships with players, handling the maturity gap between players and managing all levels of your program. They also talk a little about this years Philadelphia 76ers and Smallz gives his prediction for Thursday night football!
November 26, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz welcome back old friend Bart to the show for some thanksgiving football picks. The guys open the show by talking through The Philadelphia Eagles struggles, if the Jaguars would trade Carson Wentz for Nick Foles and if Jason Garrett is the worst coach in the NFL. Then Tyler talks about watching Smallz coach this past weekend and the cluster that is Division two officiating crews and finally the guys give you 15 football picks for this Thanksgiving weekend!
November 19, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create You Shot, Tyler and Smallz welcome on Kevin Sweeney of CBB Central to talk the early goings on in the college basketball season. Kevin talks about Florida's early season struggles, some takeaways from the first three weeks of the season, if any team is good before going into some mid-majors. We talk about which Mid-Majors will make you money on Bovada, which coaches Kevin makes a habit to watch and how Kevin's early career misses have led him to adapt his process for predictions. Finally we get Kevin's final four and have the much anticipated return of Rothstein's! Kevin can be found on Twitter @CBB_Central and his podcast is CBB_Central on The Underdog Sports podcast network!
November 12, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz check back in with Mike McGarvey, the head coach of the Lycoming Warriors. Mike was on the show back in Episode 54 while he was an assistant at Colgate so the guys catch up to speed on how his first year as a head coach went. They discuss his interview process, why Lycoming was the job for him to take, what it was like watching Colgate make the NCAA tournament and win The Patriot League and much more. They also dive into some deeper topics like substitution patterns, how to make pick-up more competitive and what is a large enough sample to determine if your scheme is working or not. You can follow Mike on Twitter @MikeMcGarvey_ and Lycoming @LycomingHoops!
November 5, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Jim Fenerty of Temple Men's basketball stops by for his second chat with Smallz and Tyler. Tyler and Smallz start off talking about the National's world series win, what its like to be an adult and have to skip big moments, discuss daylight savings time and then kick it over to Jim. Jim talks to us about getting a new job at Temple, what it was like leaving Lafayette after five years, what he learned from Fran O'Hanlon and more. They also discuss Temple's opening season win over Drexel, how Jim prioritizes his day between recruiting and scouting and if he is too nervous to sit back and enjoy his life. Follow Jimmy on Twitter @TU_CoachFen and follow Smallz and Tyler @ChrisAngelos88 and @CYSTyler.
October 29, 2019
On a special edition of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz talk about Tyler going to game 5 of the world series and finding out Max Scherzer wasn't going to start, then talk about scouting and analytics in basketball and finish off by talking about self-scouting during the season. Follow Smallz and Tyler on twitter @Createyourshot!
October 22, 2019
On this week's episode of Create Your Shot, Smallz and Tyler are joined by Aaron Toomey. Aaron is the interim head coach of the Amherst Mammouths and is filling in this season while HOF coach David Hixon takes a sabbatical. Aaron talks about his playing career being cut short, being 2-time division national player of the year, filling in for an 800 game-winner and much more! This week's city review is Amherst, MA and coach speech features Davey Martinez and CYS favorite, Will Muschamp. Follow Aaron on Twitter @CoachA2Me.
October 15, 2019
On this week's episode of Create Your Shot, Smallz and Tyler are joined by Stephen Griffin of the Gannon Golden Knights. Stephen talks with the guys about his first year as an assistant coach, what Erie is like as a basketball town, running your own race and what it was like playing for Smallz. This week's coach speak features CYS favorites Mike Gundy and John Calipari and the city review is Erie, PA. Follow Stephen on Twitter @CoachSGriff3.
October 8, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Smallz and Tyler are joined by Jean Bain, the Head Coach at Brandeis University. Jean talks with the guys about his playing career, his first year at Brandeis, getting a job on October 1st and being an associate head coach at two different Ivy league schools. This week's city review is Waltham, MA and coach speak features South Carolina football coach, Will Muschamp. Follow Jean on Twitter @JFBAIN5.
October 1, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Chris and Tyler are joined by Rising Coaches Co-Founder and CEO, Adam Gordon for a long talk about coaching. Adam is a former assistant at SEMO and staffer at Mississippi St, Clemson, Northern Colorado and has a wealth of knowledge on breaking into the industry. We talk to him about Rising Coaches and what their organization does, the new membership features and happiness in coaching! This weeks coach speak features Mike Leach and the city review is Cape Girardeau! Adam can be found on Twitter @CoachAdamGordon and Rising Coaches is @RisingCoaches. Any other information can be found on their website, risingcoaches.com.
September 24, 2019
On this week's Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz are joined by Bryan Weber, the associate head coach at Stony Brook University. Bryan is entering his fourth season, fresh off a promotion and chats his role on staff, how he provides value and taking a role at Hoop Group in lieu of a coaching position. This weeks coach speak features Jim Larranaga and the city review is Long Island, NY. Bryan can be found on Twitter @Coach_Weber!
September 17, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz are joined by Trey Meyer, assistant coach at Presbyterian College. The guys talk with Trey about his path in coaching, going from a GA to assistant coach, starting Rising Coaches, how to bounce back after being let go and balancing work and family. This weeks coach speak features Dino Babers and the city review is Greenville, SC. Trey can be found on Twitter @CoachTreyMeyer and follow Rising Coaches @RisingCoaches.
September 10, 2019
On this week's episode of Create Your Shot, Smallz and Tyler are joined by Mike Makubika, the associate head coach of the Florida Southern Mocs! Mike talks about how he got into coaching, being part of a 15 win turnaround at two separate schools, working as a manager for Jim Boeheim and we debate the food in the Northeast vs. the south. This weeks city review is Tampa, FL and Coach speak features Jim Boeheim. Mike can be found on Twitter @CoachMikeMak
September 3, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, the guys are joined by Matt Goldsmith of The College of New Jersey. Matt, now a recurring guest, talks with the Smallz and Tyler about his team's foreign tour to Italy. They discuss how he structured practice, what days in Italy were like and the importance of a foreign tour in terms of building culture. This weeks coach speak features Mike Dunlap and the city review spans all of Italy and hits Rome, Florence, and Venice. Follow Matt on Twitter @CoachMGoldsmith.
August 27, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz are joined by Andre Cook of the St. Edwards Hilltoppers! Andre talks about how he went from a HS assistant principal to JUCO HC, winning 30 games last season, what its like to win a national coach of the year honor and goes over his networking philosophy. This weeks coach speak features Joe Maddon and the city review is Austin, TX. Andre can be found on Twitter @CoachAndreCook.
August 20, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz welcome Sean Coffey onto the show. Sean is the head coach of the Utica Pioneers and is entering his fourth seasons as the Pioneers head man. They talk about his thoughts on coaching and networking, share a few stories of his time playing in Ireland and talk about the best ways to build genuine relationships with your players. This weeks coach speak features ESPN analyst, Jay Bilas and the city review is Utica, NY. Sean can be found on Twitter @CoachSeanCoffey!
August 13, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz are joined by Marcus Kahn, the head coach of the Mary Washington Eagles. Marcus talks with the guys about building a national championship contender at Cabrini, taking on a new challenge at Mary Washington and how he got into coaching in the first place. This weeks city review is Fredricksburg, VA and coach speak features Kirby Smart! Follow Marcus on Twitter @Coach_Kahn.
August 6, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Smallz and Tyler are joined by Bill Morosco, the Head basketball coach at Independence community college. Bill talks about getting the job at the school famous for Last Chance U, his coaching journey, his stops in Division I, II and Juco and how he decided to get into coaching. This weeks coach speak features John Calipari and the city review is Independence, KS. Follow Bill on Twitter @BillMorosco.
July 30, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz welcome on Abe Woldeslassie of Macalaster College. They talk about how he got the head job at his alma mater, his tips for interviewing, why Minnesota is the most under recruited state in the country and Abe shares some stories about his time at Davidson and Siena. This weeks coach speak features Herm Edwards and the city review is not just one city but The Twin Cities. Abe can be found on Twitter @AbeWoldeslassie!
July 23, 2019
On this week's episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz talk with Adam Van Zelst, the new head coach of the Arcadia Knights. Adam talks about his first week on the job, his journey to getting this role and what it was like working and playing in the same place for 12 years. This weeks coach speak features Dabo Swinney and Gregg Popovich and the city review is Reading, PA. Adam can be found on Twitter @Avanzelst10.
July 16, 2019
On a special edition of CYS, Tyler and Smallz replay their interview with Taylor Jenkins, the new head coach of the Memphis Grizzlies. This was recorded while he was on staff with the Milwaukee Bucks, but runs down his time building his career with the Spurs, Hawks and Bucks. Take a listen to the NBA's newest head coach, who has already won Vegas Summer league!
July 9, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz are joined by Kyle Martin of the Purchase College Panthers. Kyle is entering his 5th season as a head coach at the Skyline conference school. The guys talk about Kyle's background in coaching, his college lacrosse career, how he ended up at Purchase and much more! This weeks city review is Westchester County, NY and coach speak features A.W, Hamilton of Eastern Kentucky. Follow Kyle on Twitter @PurchaseMBB
July 2, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Smallz and Tyler are joined by Nate Hager of The Regis College Pride. Nate talks about being the first head coach in program history, what it felt like to make the NCAA tournament after 8 years, his network within coaching and coaching against Jim Calhoun. This weeks coach speak features Nick Nurse and Frank Vogel and the city review is the Sea Coast! Nate can be found on twitter @NathanHager
June 25, 2019
On this week's episode of Create Your Shot, Smallz and Tyler are joined by Matthew Healing, the head coach of the Pace University Setters. Matt is in his fourth season and talks about his love of basketball, how a piece of mail changed his life and how he has overseen turning the program at Pace around. This week's coach speak features Kenny Atkinson and the city review is Pleasantville, NY. Follow Matt on Twitter @CoachHealing
June 18, 2019
On this week's episode of Create Your Shot Tyler and Smallz are joined by Josh Pelletier of Albany University. Josh just finished his 5th season as an assistant coach and touches on how he came up in the business, his tips for young coaches, how he improved his craft and more! City Review this week is Albany, NY and Coach Speak features King Rice and Peter Hooley. Follow Josh on Twitter at CoachJPELLETIER
June 11, 2019
On this weeks Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz talk with Nate Champion, the head coach of the Le Moyne Dolphins in the NE10 Conference. Nate talks about becoming a head coach at 28, coaching at his alma mater, how his interview process played out and some of the best advice he would have young coaches. This weeks city review is Syracuse, NY and Coach speak features Phil Martelli Sr. and Kyle Lowry. Nate can be found on Twitter @CoachNChamp.
June 7, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz talk about the success of some friends and former guests, review Smallz' trip to Nashville, TN and discuss the coaching performances of Nick Nurse, Steve Kerr, Terry Stotts and many more NBA coaches in the playoffs. Follow Tyler on Twitter @CYSTyler and Smallz on Twitter @ChrisAngelos88.
May 28, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Ryan Whalen of St. Peter's joins Tyler and Smallz. Ryan talks about his coaching journey, what he learned at Seton Hall, how he got better as a recruiter and the role his family has played in his career. This week's coach speak features Nick Nurse and Shaheen Holloway and the city review is Central Jersey, NJ. You can follow Ryan on Twitter @CoachRyanWhalen.
May 23, 2019
Tyler and Smallz put out a special memorial day edition of create your shot where they debate whether or not Juwan Howard was the right guy for Michigan to hire and what he needs to do to be successful.
May 21, 2019
On this weeks episode fo Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz are joined by Shaun Morris from Quinnipiac Men's basketball. They talk with Shaun about his coaching career, working with Baker Dunleavy, breaking into the business and his tips for networking. This weeks coach speak features Matt Painter and Duggar Baucom and the city review is Boston, MA. Shaun can be found on Twitter @SMorrisQU!
May 14, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz are joined by Antone Gray of Brown Men's basketball. Antone talks about his coaching career, interviewing for jobs, his playing career and gives advice on how to get better at your craft. We talk through joining a new staff and the right way to watch film. This week's city review is Providence, RI, Antone's hometown and coach speak features Bob Walsh and Kenny Atkinson. Antone can be found on Twitter @Coach_Tone1.
May 7, 2019
On this weeks Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz are joined by Bruce Hamburger, the associate head coach of the Farleigh Dickenson Knights out of the Northeast Conference. They talk about FDU's NCAA tournament run, Bruce's 35 year career, taking risks in coaching and much much more. Coach speak this week features Terry Stotts and the city review is Hackensack, NJ. Bruce can be found on twitter @CoachBruceHam.
April 30, 2019
On this week's episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz are joined by Matt Goldsmith of The College of New Jersey. Matt just completed his 4th season as the head coach at TCNJ and talked with the guys about rebounding from a down year, dealing with the pressure of coaching, interviewing for a job as a young coach and the excitement of fixing your program. This week's coach speak features Billy Donovan and the city review is Ewing, NJ. You can follow Matt on twitter @CoachMGoldsmith and @TCNJMBB!
April 23, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz are joined by Landry Kosmalski, the head coach at Swarthmore College. Landry is coming off a national runner-up season that culminated in the #2 national ranking! The guys talk about Landry's career, how he turned the program around, what he took from his time as an assistant at Davidson and much more! This weeks Coach Speak is from Matt Painter and the City review is Delaware County, PA. Landry can be found on Twitter @LandryKosmalski
April 16, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz are joined by Kevin Hopkins, the head coach of the Mulenberg Mules out of the Centennial conference. They talk about Kevin's playing and coaching career at Amherst, winning two division 3 titles, working in the G-league and the time he starred in a movie with Vince Vaughn. This weeks city review is Allentown, PA and Coach Speak features Bruce Pearl. Follow Kevin on Twitter @KHHopkins
April 9, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz recap their trip out to Minneapolis for the Final Four. The guys cover the games on Saturday, do a full city review of Minneapolis and a final four themed ten touches. Email the show with the best stories you have from the Final Four at Createyourshot@gmail.com. Follow the show on Twitter @Createyourshot.
April 2, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz welcome on Jordan Sperber. Jordan is a former Video Coordinator and Director of Analytics at Nevada and New Mexico State and now runs Hoop Vision full time. Jordan talks about making a career change, breaking down film and statistics, his thoughts on the NCAA tournament and the best ways to apply stats to your current team. Segments this week include Rothsteins and the city review is Albany, NY. Jordan can be found on both Twitter and YouTube at Hoopvision68. Want to meet up at The Final Four? Email the show, Createyourshot@gmail.com.
March 26, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Kevin App joins the show for the second time to chat with Tyler and Smallz. The guys recap Kevin's 5th season at Williams College, including his teams run to the Elite Eight in the NCAA D3 Tournament. They talk how to handle the locker room after a loss, how he felt this season went and then some storylines from the past weekend, including Tom Izzo and Duke/UCF. Kevin can be found on Twitter @CoachKevinApp If you're going to the Final Four email the show! Createyourshot@gmail.com
March 19, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz welcome on Justin Potts of Moravian College. Justin is in his fourth year as the head coach and is coming of back to back titles in the Landmark Conference and a win in the NCAA tournament. The guys talk through Justin's early career, when he felt it was the right time for him to take a head coaching job, his time coaching two teams at once and his pregame routines! This weeks coach speak features Bruce Pearl and the city review is Bethlehem, PA. Justin can be found on twitter @Coach_Potts.
March 12, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Smallz and Tyler sit down with Taylor Jenkins of the Milwaukee Bucks. Taylor is in his first year as an assistant with the Bucks and his 5th year as an NBA assistant overall. The guys chat about Taylor getting his start in the spurs organization, his 5 years in the D-league, becoming a D-league head coach, integrating with a coaching staff, and this years Milwaukee Bucks season. This weeks coach speak features Quin Snyder and Kevin Durant and the city review is Milwaukee, WI. If you are going to the Final Four and would be interested in a meet up email the show at Createyourshot@gmail.com
March 5, 2019
This week on Create Your Shot, Jeff Rafferty of the NJIT Highlanders stops by! Raff talks about his 23 years in the business and coaching at all levels of college basketball. They guys hit on his current season, the challenges of conference play, some of his favorite moments in coaching and advice he would have for young coaches. This week's coach speak features Rutgers head coach, Steve Pikell and Hofstra head coach, Joe Mihalich and the city review is Newak, NJ. Follow Jeff and the Highlanders on twitter @NJITHoops! Email the show prior to the final four and let us know if you're going! Createyourshot@gmail.com
February 26, 2019
This week Tyler and Smallz are joined by Mark Vanderslice, the head coach at USC-Aiken in Aiken, South Carolina. Mark has guided the Pacers to a 24-2 record and a top 5 national ranking in his fourth season at the helm of the program. The guys talk about his recruiting philosophy, how he evaluated himself in his first three seasons and how he decided Aiken was the right job for him. This weeks city review is Aiken, SC and coach speak features Tom Izzo and Mike Hopkins. Mark can be found on Twitter @USCAikenMBB! Email the show prior to the final four and let us know if you're going! Createyourshot@gmail.com
February 19, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Smallz and Tyler are joined by Nevada Smith of the Sioux Falls Skyforce. Nevada tells the guys about how he went from the head coach at Keystone College to the head coach of the RGV Vipers in two weeks, how The Houston Rockets initially found out about him, how he decided on playing his specific style of offense and much more. This week's coach speak includes quotes from Steve Kerr and Daryl Morey and the city review is Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Nevada can be found on Twitter @NVSmith. Email the show if you're coming to the Final Four -- Createyourshot@gmail.com
February 12, 2019
On this week's Create Your Shot, Todd McGuinness from Case Western Reserve drops in to chat with Tyler and Smallz. Todd talks about working at a high academic school, his diet of only pizza, how to build a program and much more! This weeks City Review is an electric tour of Cleveland, OH and coach speak features Freddie Kitchens and CYS favorite, Sean McVay. Todd can be found on Twitter @oomac42 Interested in meeting up at the Final Four? Email the show Createyourshot@gmail.com.
February 5, 2019
On this weeks episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz are joined by Justin Scott. Justin is the head coach of the Arcadia Knights in the MAC Freedom Conference. Justin has led his team to an 18-3 record and 12-0 record in this conference and a national D3 ranking. The guys talk to him about his coaching journey, coaching FIBA basketball and coaching AAU. This weeks coach speak features Kevin Keatts and the city review is the City of Brotherly Love. Justin can be found on Twitter at @Arcadia_MBB. Interested in meeting up at the Final Four? Email the show Createyourshot@gmail.com.
January 29, 2019
This week on Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz are joined by Ryan Ayers of Notre Dame Men's Basketball. Ryan talks about his career as an assistant coach, his playing career, growing up in a basketball family and working for Mike Brey, who he also played for. This weeks city review is South Bend, IN and the guys talk about different coaching techniques that worked for Ryan as a player. Ryan can be found on Twitter @NDRyanAyers.  Interested in meeting up at the Final Four? Email the show Createyourshot@gmail.com.
January 22, 2019
This week on Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz are joined by Ryan Ayers of Notre Dame Men's Basketball. Ryan talks about his career as an assistant coach, his playing career, growing up in a basketball family and working for Mike Brey, who he also played for. This weeks city review is South Bend, IN and the guys talk about different coaching techniques that worked for Ryan as a player. Ryan can be found on Twitter @NDRyanAyers.  Interested in meeting up at the Final Four? Email the show Createyourshot@gmail.com.
January 18, 2019
Create Your Shot is back to preview championship Sunday in the NFL, talk NFL coaching hires and discuss the props to pay attention too this weekend. The guys went 6-9 as a group last weekend, niceeeeeee, and vow to do better. As usual they provide 3 fades and picks on the games in the NFL. Last Week 6-9 Yearly Total 159-139-10 Smallz 53-44-3 Tyler 53-45-2 Bart 48-50-5
January 15, 2019
This week on Create Your Shot, Smallz and Tyler are joined by Evan Harville of the Greensboro Swarm. Evan is in his first season as an assistant coach for the G-league club and talks about his background in player development, how he cultivated relationships to get his current job and the rhythm you need to acclimate yourself at the professional level. This weeks coach speak features Doug Pederson and Brad Stevens and the guys join Evan in Charlotte, NC for city review. Evan can be found on Twitter @EvanHarville and you can follow the Swarm @GreensboroSwarm. :29 Tyler and Smallz Introduction 5:50 Smallz’ Eagles Post-mortum 11:41 Evan Harville joins Create Your Shot 13:30 How Evan got his job with the Swarm and his biggest adjustments 22:45 The biggest difference between colleges and the pros 28:06 Evan’s player development background and philosophy 38:15 Acclimating to the video room and being well rounded 45:05 Growing a networking and balancing life in and out of the season 50:53 Coach Speak — Doug Pederson and Brad Stevens 1:00:42 City Review — Charlotte, NC 1:08:13 Ten Touches 1:21:36 Parting Shots
January 11, 2019
On this week's pickin' winners Tyler, Smallz and Bart come back to discuss Bart's trip to the CFP national championship, Smallz reaction to the Eagles win and more. They preview this weeks divisional round games, provide more fades and give football picks and props for the upcoming weekend. Last Week 6-7-2 Yearly Total 148-130-10 Smallz 52-40-3 Tyler 50-43-2 Bart 46-47-5
January 8, 2019
On this week’s episode of Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz are joined by Chad O’Donnell of Capital Elite Agency. Chad, a former division 1 assistant himself, walks the guys through many different tips that he gives his clients during the hiring process. Chad dives into interviewing, networking, updating references and then how to utilize your current boss to help your career. This week’s coach speak features Jeff Brohm and Lincoln Riley and the city review is Boston, MA. More information on Capital Elite Agency can be found on their website at capitaleliteagency.com and on Twitter @Capeliteagency and Chad can be found on Twitter @Chadeodonnell. :27 Tyler and Smallz Introduction 10:30 Chad O’Donnell joins Create Your Shot 15:20 How Chad got into the consultant business and recognized his talents 20:52 Chad’s history with interviews and his thoughts on search firms 26:15 Recognizing what is and isn’t a good move 33:12 What do athletic directors focus on? 40:00 How to network on and off the road 42:20 Best ways to utilize references 48:01 Have an end of the year meeting with your head coach 50:22 Whats Next for Chad 50:58 Coach Speak — Jeff Brohm and Lincoln Riley 55:44 City Review — Boston, MA 1:00:45 Ten Touches 1:20:00 Parting Shots
January 4, 2019
On this weeks picking winners the guys like to follow up last weeks 9-6 show with another profitable week! They talk NFL playoffs, College football national title, Manny Diaz, as well as give out fades and winners! Last week 9-6 Season Total 142-123-8 Tyler 49-39-2 Smallz 49-39-2 Bart 44-45-2
January 1, 2019
Create Your Shot gets tons of shots up with Max Hooper on this weeks episode! Max played college basketball at Oakland, St. Johns and Harvard, and spent time in the G-league. The guys talk with Max about his plans of being a coach, how he perfected his craft as a player, his views on the current transfer climate and how he dealt with personal adversity as a player. This weeks coach speak features stories about Greg Kampe and the city review is Tyler’s home town of Nashville, TN. Max can be found on Twitter @Maxthehooper :29 Tyler and Smallz Introduction 10:35 Max Hooper joins Create Your Shot 13:16 Traveling around the country meeting with different coaching staffs 16:52 High school and prep school recruiting and then committing to Harvard 24:01 Current transfer climate and how transfers are treated in NCAA 28:35 Is Max a better shooter than Mike Dunn and how Max can coach shooters 37:15 Dealing with personal adversity and how teammates and coaches can help 41:05 Presenting the first Chip Hooper award at the Billboard music awards 42:45 Max’s goals in coaching 44:11 Coach Speak — What styles worked for Max and Greg Kampe stories 56:55 City Review — Nashville, TN 1:05:25 Ten Touches 1:20:55 Parting Shots
December 28, 2018
Create Your Shot is back after a 6-9 week of football picks with a preview of week 17 in the NFL, a preview of the college football playoff, three new fades and 15 more football picks! Last Week 6-9 Yearly Total 133-117-8 Tyler 48-35-2 Smallz 46-37-2 Bart 39-45-4
December 26, 2018
This weeks holiday spectacular is a best of two final four assistant coaches. Drew Valentine and Luke Yaklich, both were on the bench last year in the Final Four. Drew for the Loyola Ramblers and Luke for the Michigan Wolverines. This interviews were taped last year closely following the close of the college basketball season.
December 21, 2018
Bart, Smallz and Tyler are back after an 8-7 week with 15 more football winners. They preview week 16 in the NFL, breakdown the NFL playoff picture, talk about Carson Wentz vs. Nick Foles and give you the three things to fade for this holiday week. Last Week 8-7 Years Record 127-108-8 Tyler 45-33-2 Smallz 44-34-2 Bart 38-41-4
December 18, 2018
Smallz and Tyler are joined by Eagle Witt, one of the fastest rising stand-up comics in New York. Eagle joins the guys to talk about his new podcast, Hangtime, his career in comedy, learning to not fear the stage, working through sets and much much more. Eagle takes the guys through the New York Comedy scene in this weeks city review and goes through ten touches and parting shots. Eagle can be found on Instagram @EagleWitt and Twitter @EagleWitt. He wants you to know his Instagram is better than his Twitter. Thanks to our partners Betonline.ag for sponsoring this weeks episode! Check out Betonline.ag promo code PodcastOne for a 50% signup bonus, today! :30 Tyler and Smallz Introduction 13:15 Eagle Witt joins Create Your Shot 15:51 Building a profile in comedy 18:52 Hard work in stand-up comedy 21:10 Perfecting your craft and dealing with bombing 27:07 Ultimate career goals 30:50 Performing in the Comedy Cellar and appreciating success 33:25 Being broke and staying focused 37:00 Politics in comedy and Kevin Hart 41:30 Hangtime podcast on Underdog Sports 45:02 City Review — New York City Comedy Scene 50:02 Ten Touches 56:14 Parting Shots
December 14, 2018
Tyler, Smallz and Bart are back after a 12-2-1 week to give you 15 more football winners, talk the NFL playoff picture, Pat Mahomes, Kirk Cousins and the star of the Heisman ceremony. Email the show at Createyourshot@gmail.com Last week 12-2-1 Year 119-101-8 Tyler 42-31-2 Smallz 42-31-2 Bart 35-39-4
December 11, 2018
This week on Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz are joined by Chris Spatola from ESPN to talk some college hoops. Chris, a former West Point PG and Lieutenant in the Army, talks about his career in the military, working on staff at Duke, having dinner with Jay Bilas and gives his thoughts on the current college basketball season! This week’s city review is Durham, NC and Coach Speak features a quote from Chris himself. Chris can be found on Twitter @Chris_Spatola. Thanks to our partners Betonline.ag for sponsoring this weeks episode! Check out Betonline.ag promo code PodcastOne for a 50% signup bonus, today! :29 Tyler and Smallz Introduction 10:17 Chris Spatola joins Create Your Shot 16:30 Challenges of playing at West Point and lessons from the Army 21:04 Post-Grag Active Duty 26:50 Coming back from the military and joining the staff at Duke 32:48 Being Coach K’s son-in-law and winning a national title in 2010 40:11 Transitioning out of coaching 43:52 Building a career in media 46:25 Current college basketball story lines 55:00 Coach Speak — Chris Spatola on the NCAA Investigation 1:00:36 City Review — Durham, NC 1:07:32 Ten Touches 1:24:10 Parting Shots
December 7, 2018
Create your shot is back after a really tough 6-9 week. This week Tyler, Smallz and Bart recap a wild college football championship weekend, the week that was in the NFL and discuss some high profile coaching changes. Fades this week feature sports talk radio, Big 10 head coaches, the Dr. Pepper halftime show and Southwest airlines. As always the guys have 15 football picks to make you money. Group total -- 107-99-7 Tyler -- 39-30-1 Smallz 38-30-2 Bart 30-38-4
December 4, 2018
This week Create Your Shot, Smallz and Tyler are joined by Peyton Siva of ALBA Berlin. Peyton talks about his overseas career, college career at Louisville, recruiting process and winning a national championship. This weeks coach speak features Rick Pitino and the city review is Louisville, KY. Peyton can be found on Twitter @PeypeySiva3 and @PeyPeySiva on Instagram. Thanks to our partners Betonline.ag for sponsoring this weeks episode! Check out Betonline.ag promo code PodcastOne for a 50% signup bonus, today! :27 Tyler and Smallz Introduction 8:55 Peyton Siva joins Create Your Shot 16:14 The recruiting process in and going to Louisville 22:00 Waiting his turn as a freshman and crying on the court 28:16 Being on the wrong side of a buzzer beater in the NCAA tournament 31:01 Building chemistry on a national championship team 33:34 The Louisville - Kentucky Rivalry 38:47 Peyton’s time in The NBA and D-league 44:00 The difference between basketball in the US and Overseas 48:55 Coach Speak — Peyton Siva 54:50 Story Time — Rick Pitino cliches and treadmills 59:10 City Review — Louisville, KY 1:06:03 Ten Touches 1:17:50 Parting Shots
November 30, 2018
Create Your Shot is back after a mediocre 8-9-1 week of picking football games. On this weeks episode they talk through The coaching situation at USC, The NFC East and AFC North, The CFB playoffs and as always have fades and winners. This weeks fades feature public outcry, Coach K and UNC hiring Mack Brown. Yearly Total -- 101-90-7 Tyler -- 38-26-1 Smallz -- 35-28-1 Bart -- 28-36-4
November 27, 2018
This week on Create Your Shot, Joe Mihalich, assistant coach for the Pennsylvania Quakers, joins Tyler and Smallz. Joe talks about his journey in coaching, growing up with a dad who was a division 1 head coach, racking up “Zero Pluses” in college and talks about learning to recruit! This weeks city review is Scranton, PA and coach speak features the first every father and son quotes! Joe can be found on Twitter @JoeMihalich. Thanks to our partners Betonline.ag for sponsoring this weeks episode! Check out Betonline.ag promo code PodcastOne for a 50% signup bonus, today! :27 Tyler and Smallz Introduction 15:32 Joe Mihalich joins Create Your Shot 19:33 Penn’s travel to the Virgin Islands 28:35 This year’s expectations as defending Ivy League champs 37:45 Growing up in a household with a dad who is a division 1 basketball coach 41:50 Joe’s playing career at Nazareth 46:31 Going from GA to D3 Assistant and learning to recruit 56:40 Coach Speak — Joe Mihalic Jr. and Joe Mihalic Sr. 1:06:38 City Review — Scranton, PA 1:15:20 Ten Touches 1:32:55 Parting Shots
November 23, 2018
The guys are back after a mediocre 7-8 week to discuss Thanksgiving week football. This weeks episode includes an impassioned speech from Smallz, talk about the Thanksgiving NFL games and high profile college games and as always, who to fade and who to pick for the week. Last Week 7-8 Yearly Total 93-81-6 Tyler 35-24-1 Smallz 33-26-1 Bart 25-31-4 Thanks to our partners Betonline.ag for sponsoring this weeks episode! Check out Betonline.ag promo code PodcastOne for a 50% signup bonus, today!
November 20, 2018
This week Matt Hunter from York College joins Create Your Shot! Matt’s in his 7th season as the Spartans head coach after going 24-5 last year and making the second round of the NCAA tournament. Matt talks about his current season, becoming an interim head coach at 24 years old, making decisions to become a coach and coaching freshman HS baseball. This weeks coach speak features Mike Krzyzewski and Jay Wright and the city review is York, PA. Matt can be found on Twitter @CoachMattHunter. Thanks to our partners Betonline.ag for sponsoring this weeks episode! Check out Betonline.ag promo code PodcastOne for a 50% signup bonus, today! :27 Tyler and Smallz Introduction 10:31 Matt Hunter joins CYS 16:15 Dealing with the swings of a season and growing as a head coach 22:45 Biggest challenges after getting the job at York College 28:02 Wanting to coach his whole life and breaking into the industry 33:06 Matt’s time as a part-time assistant at TCNJ 38:31 Becoming the Interim HC at TCNJ at 24 years old 41:30 Being ready to be a head coach 44:15 Networking and keeping in touch with contacts in the industry 47:15 Coach Speak — Mike Krzyzewski and Jay Wright 54:10 City Review — York, PA 58:47 Ten Touches 1:06:25 Parting Shots
November 16, 2018
Create Your Shot is back after a 6th straight winning week! This week the guys debut a new segment, degen story time, talk Eagles/Cowboys and 76ers. Fades include college basketball, coaches not taking care of their QB, and Doug Pederson. 1:03 Introduction 2:17 Weekly Recap 7:35 Bad Beats 12:30 Degenerate Story Time 17:40 76ers and Jimmy Butler 19:55 Fades 36:14 Group Total -- 86-73-6 Tyler 32-21-1 Smallz 29-25-1 Bart 24-27-4
November 13, 2018
This week Julianne Viani joins Create Your Shot. The former MAAC HOF basketball player and current college basketball analyst with ESPN, CBS Sports, Big10 network, Pac12 and NextVR talks about her college career at Marist, playing in the NCAA tournament, playing overseas in Armenia and making her career as a sportscaster. The guys ask Julianne which coaching style worked for her and how she deals with coaches during her time with them before games, and Julianne takes the guys through Manhattan, NY during the city review. Julianne can be found on Twitter @JulianneViani. Thanks to our partners Betonline.ag for sponsoring this weeks episode! Check out Betonline.ag promo code PodcastOne for a 50% signup bonus, today! Special thanks to Under Armour for sponsoring this weeks episode. Download Under Armour’s MapMyRun and MyFitness Pal in the Apple App Store or Google Play store and take control of your goals today. :29 Tyler and Smallz Intro 9:35 Julianne Viani joins Create Your Shot 14:15 Advice for recruitable athletes in high school 18:30 Playing professionally in Armenia 25:35 Leaving basketball and starting a professional career 30:40 Learning and growing as a college basketball analyst 40:24 NextVR and Broadcasting NBA games 44:45 Facing challenges in her career head-on and balancing work and personal life 53:33 Coach Speak 58:34 City Review — Manhattan, NY 1:02:16 Ten Touches 1:11:42 Parting Shots Anyone interested in working with CYS as an audio and social media intern, please reach out to us via email at createyourshot@gmail.com
November 9, 2018
CYS is back after another 11-4 week picking NFL and college football games. This week Bart, Smallz and Tyler are back with 15 more winners and they drop some knowledge on the CFB and NFL playoff races. Fades this week include, politics, daylight savings time and Le'veon Bell. 2:25 Last weeks recap 7:30 College football talk featuring Alabama and Clemson 15:20 NFC Playoff picture 19:50 Dallas Cowboys talk and Dez Bryant signs with the saints 26:30 Fades 36:15 Pickin' Winners Group Total -- 78-69-3 Tyler 29-21 Smallz 26-23-1 Bart 23-25-2
November 6, 2018
This week Create Your Shot is joined by Coley Harvey from ESPN. Coley spent this past spring and summer on the New York Yankees beat and spent time talking with the guys about his journey in the sports media, covering Muhammad Ali’s funeral, how he breaks out of his shell as an introvert and how to balance work in the media and his own life. This week’s coach speak features some of the best from Marvin Lewis and Aaron Boone and the city review takes us to the home of Skyline Chili, Cincinnati, OH. Coley can be found on Twitter @ColeyHarvey Thanks to our partners Betonline.ag for sponsoring this weeks episode! Check out Betonline.ag promo code PodcastOne for a 50% signup bonus, today! Special thanks to Under Armour for sponsoring this weeks episode. Download Under Armour’s MapMyRun and MyFitness Pal in the Apple App Store or Google Play store and take control of your goals today. :28 Smallz and Tyler introduction 11:05 Coley Harvey joins Create Your Shot 19:01 Joining ESPN in 2013 24:42 Covering Muhammad Ali’s funeral 33:21 Working as a MLB and NFL beat writer and improving his craft 41:29 Networking within the media industry 47:45 How to manage work-life balance 53:50 Coach Speak — Marvin Lewis and Aaron Boone 56:11 City Review — Cincinnati, OH 1:01:58 Ten Touches
November 2, 2018
The guys from CYS are hot and back for another week! 38-20-2 the last month brings the group to over .500 for the first in nine weeks. This week the guys break down the two huge games going on in Louisiana, The Cleveland Browns coaching situation and as usual tell you who to fade and who to pick to win cash. 1:06 Open 3:03 Recapping an 11-4 week 6:50 Vegas story from a member of the CYS Army 9:53 Cleveland Browns fire Hue Jackson and Todd Haley 19:06 Saints vs. Rams and LSU vs. Alabama 27:22 Fades -- Twitter, Derrick Rose, Millennial Trick or Treaters, NY Mets, Cleveland Browns 32:05 Pickin' Winners Group Record 67-65-3 Tyler 25-20 Smallz 23-21-1 Bart 19-24-2
October 30, 2018
This week on Create Your Shot, Tyler and Smallz are joined by Serge Clement from Marist College. Serge is in his first year on staff with the Red Foxes and told some awesome stories about his development, dealing with doubts in the industry, building relationships with colleagues and his head coach and when it finally clicked for him. This weeks coach speak features Brett Brown Quin Snyder and the city review is beautiful, Poughkeepsie, NY. Serge can be found on Twitter @SergeClement12 Thanks to our partners Betonline.ag for sponsoring this weeks episode! Check out Betonline.ag promo code PodcastOne for a 50% signup bonus, today! Thanks to Bluechew for sponsoring this weeks interview! Visit bluechew.com and use the promo code CYS for your first shipment free, just pay 5 dollars for shipping! Special thanks to Under Armour for sponsoring this weeks episode. Download Under Armour’s MapMyRun and MyFitness Pal in the Apple App Store or Google Play store and take control of your goals today. :28 Tyler and Smallz Intro 15:10 Serge Clement joins Create Your Shot 20:42 Building relationships with players and networking advice 27:50 Serge’s journey from D3 to D2 to D1 30:50 Dealing with doubts and low pay 34:10 Aha moment within coaching 41:52 Relationships with your head coach and colleagues 50:13 Ultimate career goals 52:50 Coach Speak — Brett Brown, Quin Snyder 1:04:11 City Review — Poughkeepsie, NY 1:10:21 Ten Touches 1:24:50 Parting Shots
October 26, 2018
The guys from CYS are back this week after going 10-5 during Pickin' Winners last week. This weeks episode the guys talk NFL playoff teams, the NCAA Hoops trial verdict, watching Alabama and Tua Tag live and much more. Fades this week include Merrill Hodge, Kirk Herbstreit, Jim Boeheim, The Jacksonville Jaguars and Von Miller parties. Lines for the show are taken from by Betonline.ag. Check out Betonline.ag promo code PodcastOne for a 50% signup bonus, today! 1:03 Introduction 2:28 Recap and Bad Beats 7:00 Alabama football 10:20 NFL Playoff predictions 20:32 NCAA Hoops Trial 25:06 Fades 33:44 Pickin' Winners Group Record -- 56-61-3 Tyler -- 21-19 Smallz -- 20-19-1 Bart 15-23-2 Thanks to Bluechew for sponsoring this weeks interview! Visit bluechew.com and use the promo code CYS for your first shipment free, just pay 5 dollars for shipping!
October 23, 2018
This week’s Create Your Shot features a former Division 3 National Coach of the Year in Kevin App. Kevin is the head coach at Williams College out of the NESCAC conference and he joins the Tyler and Smallz for a long conversation on coaching, Friday Night Lights, dealing with doubts and some NCAA Tournament memories. This weeks Coach Speak features Jeff Brohm and Steve Donahue and the city review takes the crew up to Williamstown, MA. Kevin can be found on Twitter @CoachKevinAPP Thanks to our partners Betonline.ag for sponsoring this weeks episode! Check out Betonline.ag promo code PodcastOne for a 50% signup bonus, today! Thanks to Bluechew for sponsoring this weeks interview! Visit bluechew.com and use the promo code CYS for your first shipment free, just pay 5 dollars for shipping! :28 Tyler and Smallz Introduction 11:48 Kevin App joins Create Your Shot 17:15 Keys to success at Williams and dealing with doubts 23:15 Recruiting and recruiting philosophy 27:07 Cornell and Kevin’s experience as a player 38:45 Deciding to become and coach and leaving the professional world 53:19 How Kevin’s mentors shaped his coaching career 58:05 Coach Speak — Jeff Brohm and Steve Donahue 1:11:48 City Review — Williamstown, MA 1:16:31 Ten Touches 1:33:10 Parting Shots
October 19, 2018
The guys are back after a 9-5-1 week and are looking to stack 3 straight winning weeks together. Fades this week include Manny Machado, MLB and the Buffalo Bills. Other topics this week are the NY Giants, LA Chargers and Nick Bosa! Thanks to our partners Betonline.ag for sponsoring this weeks episode! Check out Betonline.ag promo code PodcastOne for a 50% signup bonus, today! Download Under Armour’s MapMyRun and MyFitness Pal in the Apple App Store or Google Play store and take control of your goals today.
October 16, 2018
This week Smallz and Tyler are joined by an old friend, Matt Langel. Matt is the head basketball coach at Colgate University in the Patriot League and the reigning patriot league coach of the year. The guys talk about building a staff, changing as a head coach, recruiting and the importance of family. This weeks coach speak features Dabo Swinney and John Thompson III and the city review is Hamilton, NY. Matt can be found on Twitter @Matt_Langel Thanks to our partners Betonline.ag for sponsoring this weeks episode! Check out Betonline.ag promo code PodcastOne for a 50% signup bonus, today! Download Under Armour’s MapMyRun and MyFitness Pal in the Apple App Store or Google Play store and take control of your goals today. :27 Tyler and Smallz Introduction 10:21 Matt Langel joins Create Your Shot 14:57 How has Matt’s focus shifted between his first year as a head coach and now 20:06 Recruiting at an academic school and how Matt’s background helps him as a recruiter 25:30 Working for your college head coach 32:31 Getting comfortable as a young assistant coach 38:01 What shapes you as a head coach and were there any doubts about coaching 43:31 The importance of family 48:46 Coach Speak — Dabo Swinney and John Thompson III 53:05 City Review — Hamilton, NY 59:57 Ten Touches 1:15:59 Parting Shots
October 12, 2018
The guys have stemmed the tide with an 8-6-1 week to try and bring some respectability back to Create Your Shot. This week includes contender or pretender in CFB, discussion of degenerate gamblers who have important jobs and if the city of Buffalo has offered Smallz permanent residence. Fades include Jay Gruden, Jimmy Butler and Jason Garrett. 1:06 Introduction 3:40 Last week recap 11:08 CFB Contender or Pretender 26:30 Fades 38:30 Pickin’ Winners Record — 37-51-2 Tyler 15-15 Smallz 14-16 Bart 8-20-2
October 9, 2018
Justin Jennings from Drexel University joins Tyler and Smallz for an awesome interview about coaching and his life. The guys chat about Justin’s college career, decisions he’s made to get to his current job, the best pizza spots in Pittsburgh and the best way to improve as a young coach. This weeks coach speak features Pittsburgh Penguins head coach, Mike Sullivan and Texas football coach, Tom Herman and they travel to Pittsburgh, PA for the an electric city review! Justin can be found on Twitter @DrexelCoachJJ. Thanks to our partners Betonline.ag for sponsoring this weeks episode! Check out Betonline.ag promo code PodcastOne for a 50% signup bonus, today! :29 Tyler and Smallz Introduction 8:17 Justin Jennings joins CYS 15:09 Staff roles and growing as a recruiter 23:34 The start of Justin’s career and how he decided to coach 33:40 Improving as a coach on and off the floor 37:00 The importance of structure and organization 44:06: Balancing family and work and bringing passion to work every day 51:05 Appreciating your current role and staying in the moment 52:57 Coach Speak — Mike Sullivan and Tom Herman 1:00:56 City Review — Pittsburgh, PA 1:07:20 Ten Touches 1:25:45 Parting Shots
October 5, 2018
The worst sports betting trio in the country is back after another brutal week. The guys take a 29-45-1 record into week 5 and 6 of the NFL and College season! As Smallz says though, CYS is due for a huge 15-0 week so tune in to hear us turn it around! The guys also discuss contenders and pretenders in the NFL and fades for the week! Records -- 29-45-1 Tyler 12-13 Smallz -- 11-14 Bart -- Literally the worst ever
October 2, 2018
This week the guys are joined by Courtney Lyle, an absolute rising star in the play-by-play industry. Courtney can be heard on ESPN, The SEC Network and Friday Night Stripes where she does play-by-play for football, basketball, volleyball, baseball and softball. Courtney joins the guys for an awesome talk about her work experience, her lack of sleep, the best restaurants in Knoxville and what it’s like covering college football in a rabid football town! This weeks coach speak features Butch Jones and the city review is Knoxville, TN. Courtney can be found on Twitter @Sportney_Lyle Thanks to our friends at Teamsynced for sponsoring this weeks episode! For more information about Teamsynced checkout teamsynced.com/CYS :29 Smallz and Tyler Introduction 5:26 Smallz makes his return to coaching! 15:27 Courtney Lyle joins CYS 19:00 How Courtney decided she wanted to get into sports broadcasting 25:32 Internships and jobs that Courtney did to gain experience 28:42 Courtney’s first full time job in Macon, GA 36:33 Covering big time college football at Tennessee and Butch Jones stories 45:38 Friday Night Stripes and how Courtney has carved out a niche in high school football 48:05 Overcoming challenges as a woman in media 58:40 Coach Speak — Butch Jones 1:02:48 City Review — Knoxville, TN 1:07:00 Ten Touches 1:12:24 Parting Shots
September 27, 2018
Smallz, Tyler and Bart return after a mediocre 6-9 week with a fresh outlook on college and NFL football and looking to make you guys some cash! This weeks discussions include the new NFL roughing the passer rules, the Philadelphia Flyers new mascot, Gritty, Baker Mayfield and much more. Smallz can be found on twitter @ChrisAngelos88, Tyler @CYSTyler and Bart @Abart07. 5:15 Tiger Talk 7:40 Baker Mayfield 10:55 Josh Gordon and the Pats 13:58 Carson Wentz 18:00 Fades 24:15 Pickin' Winners Group Record 25-34-1 Tyler 10-10 Smallz 10-10 Bart 5-14-1
September 25, 2018
The guys are joined this week by Sean Rutigliano, assistant basketball coach at Lipscomb University. Sean breaks down his journey in coaching, The Bison’s NCAA tournament experience and balancing expectations with a target on their backs, working as an assistant at a service academy, balancing coaching with family and much more! This weeks city review is Nashville, TN and coach speak features Sean McVay and John Calipari. Sean can be found on Twitter @CoachRutigs. NFL, College Football, McGreggor UFC Fight! Greatest time of year in Sports! Don’t have FOMO! Get in all the action with every wager, line, prop bet and more at Betonline.ag! Take full advantage of the best bonuses in the business. use promo code: PODCASTONE, THAT’S PODCASTONE. to receive a 50% sign up bonus today - Betonline.ag - Your Online Sportsbook Experts! Thanks to our friends at Teamsynced for sponsoring this weeks episode! For more information about Teamsynced checkout teamsynced.com/CYS :29 Tyler and Smallz introduction and Tiger talk 7:18 Sean Rutigliano joins CYS 13:50 Sean and Lipscomb’s NCAA tournament experience 24:20 Balancing expectations being the preseason conference favorites 24:45 How Sean got started in coaching 36:30 Sean’s journey down south and his role as a compliance officer 47:07 Coaching at a service academy 54:45 Ultimate career goals 59:34 Coach Speak — Sean McVay, John Calipari 1:12:16 City Review — Nashville, TN 1:21:45 Ten Touches 1:36:01 Parting Shots
September 21, 2018
The guys are back to improve on their 6-9 week looking to go 15-0 and make the listeners rich! This weeks topics include, Coughlin time, Jason Peters, Urban Meyer and whether Alabama will cover every game this year. Just a reminder -- Join the pick' em contest by sending 5 picks to Createyourshot@gmail.com or @Createyourshot on Twitter. A 5-0 and week and we will send you a free CYS Koozie! Also write a 5 star review on iTunes and send a screenshot to CYS and we will also send a free Koozie. 4:01 Weekly Stats 8:50 Coughlin Time 15:18 Fades 26:03 Pickin' Winners Group Record -- 19-25-1 Tyler -- 9-6 Smallz -- 7-8 Bart 3-11-1 ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Thanks to our partners Betonline.ag for sponsoring this weeks episode! Check out Betonline.ag promo code PodcastOne for a 50% signup bonus, today! Thanks to our friends at Teamsynced for sponsoring this weeks episode! For more information about Teamsynced checkout teamsynced.com/CYS Thanks to Bluechew for sponsoring this weeks interview! Visit bluechew.com and use the promo code CYS for your first shipment free, just pay 5 dollars for shipping!
September 18, 2018
Jaymee Sire drops into the studio this week to talk the Tyler and Smallz about her career and what she is currently doing with the food network. We talk her journey to ESPN, the competition in the broadcast industry, getting laid off in the public eye and her current role with The Food Network and her advice for young journalists. Coach speak this week features CYS favorite Mike Leach and the city review is Jaymee’s hometown of Great Falls, MT. Jaymee can be found on Twitter @Jaymee and on Instagram @Jaymeesire  :29 Tyler and Smallz Introduction 8:18 Jaymee Sire joins CYS  15:25 Making the jump to major media markets  22:15 Transitioning to ESPN 27:50 Making life changing career choices and the competition at ESPN 35:06 Getting laid off at ESPN  44:50 Jaymee’s work with the food network 55:10 What is next for Jaymee 1:00:13 Coach Speak — Mike Leach  1:03:55 City Review — Great Falls, MT  1:11:00 Ten Touches 1:25:16 Parting Shots ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Thanks to our partners Betonline.ag for sponsoring this weeks episode! Check out Betonline.ag promo code PodcastOne for a 50% signup bonus, today! Thanks to our friends at Teamsynced for sponsoring this weeks episode! For more information about Teamsynced checkout teamsynced.com/CYS Thanks to Bluechew for sponsoring this weeks interview! Visit bluechew.com and use the promo code CYS for your first shipment free, just pay 5 dollars for shipping!
September 14, 2018
The guys are back after a 5-9-1 week to talk about this week's best bets, and last week's worst beats. Fades this week include, Baseball, Hurricane Florence, Serena Williams and more. 5:00 NFL Thoughts and Bad Beats 16:26 Fades 27:50 Pickin' Winners Overall Record -- 13-16-1 Smallz 6-4 @Chrisangelos88 Tyler 5-5 @CYSTyler Bart 2-7-1 @Abart07 ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Thanks to our partners Betonline.ag for sponsoring this weeks episode! Check out Betonline.ag promo code Podcast1 for a 50% signup bonus, today! Thanks to our friends at Teamsynced for sponsoring this weeks episode! For more information about Teamsynced checkout teamsynced.com/CYS Thanks to Bluechew for sponsoring this weeks interview! Visit bluechew.com and use the promo code CYS for your first shipment free, just pay 5 dollars for shipping!
September 11, 2018
Tyler and Smallz are back on the court this week with Dwayne Lee from St. Bonaventure. They talk about Dwyane’s career at St. Anthony high school and St. Josephs University, his transition into coaching and his ultimate goals in his career and for the players he coaches. This weeks City review is Jersey City, NJ and coach speak features Bob Hurley Sr. and Jim Harbaugh. Dwayne can be found on Twitter @Dlee1015SBU. :29 Tyler and Smallz Introduction 7:40 Welcome on Dwayne Lee 13:01 Integrating himself with a new staff at St. Bonaventure 18:22 Dwayne’s high school career playing for Bob Hurley and against Dejuan Wagner 27:11 The “Perfect Season” at St. Josephs 38:13 The transition from player to coach 43:10 Adjusting to being a graduate manager and the work life balance of coaching 46:50 Ultimate career goals and setting goals for his players 48:02 Coach Speak — Bob Hurley Sr. and Jim Harbaugh 53:05 City Review — Jersey City, NJ59:03 Ten Touches 1:11:33 Parting Shots ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Thanks to our partners Betonline.ag for sponsoring this weeks episode! Check out Betonline.ag promo code Podcast1 for a 50% signup bonus, today! Thanks to our friends at Teamsynced for sponsoring this weeks episode! For more information about Teamsynced checkout teamsynced.com/CYS Thanks to Bluechew for sponsoring this weeks interview! Visit bluechew.com and use the promo code CYS for your first shipment free, just pay 5 dollars for shipping!
September 7, 2018
Tyler, Smallz and Bart are back with a profit of 30 dollars after a mediocre 8-7 week. This weeks fades include, Justin Fuente, Kevin Sumlin, Jim Harbaugh, Jon Gruden and a surprising fade of Nick Saban. The guys also talk about which NFL coach will be the fired first and of course load up another round of 15 picks. Bart is on twitter @Abart07, Smallz is @Chrisangelos88 and Tyler is @CYSTyler. Most impressive performances in CFB 4:35 Fades 9:33 Fired NFL Coaches Odds 19:25 Pickin' Winners 29:15 Overall Season Standings 8-7 Tyler 4-1 Smallz 3-2 Bart 1-4 Thank you to our partners at Betonline.ag for sponsoring this episode. Check out Betonline.ag and use the promo code PODCAST1 for a 50% signup bonus, today! Thanks to our friends at Team Synced for sponsoring this episode. Visit them at teamsynced.com/CYS for information on how to make your coaching life easier!
September 4, 2018
Seth Everett of NBCSports, iHeartMedia and Forbes, joins the guys for a long conversation on his career, sports media and much more. Topics include, Avengers: Infinity War, the state of baseball, Mike Francesca’s new iPhone app and the year long time Seth worked with Prince. City review this week is Seattle, WA and coach speak features Lou Pinella. Seth can be found on Twitter @Seth_Everett. Thank you to our partners at Betonline.ag for sponsoring this episode. Check out Betonline.ag and use the promo code PODCAST1 for a 50% signup bonus, today! Thanks to our friends at Team Synced for sponsoring this episode. Visit them at teamsynced.com/CYS for information on how to make your coaching life easier! 0:29 Smallz and Tyler Introduction 12:58 Seth Everett joins CYS 22:30 Seth’s podcast’s and Tyler and Seth’s thoughts on Avengers Infinity War 34:41 Interviewing high level athletes and celebs 45:11 Team Synced Question — The most important moments of Seth’s career 49:38 How Seth ended up working with Prince for a year 56:16 Advice for new journalists 1:01:48 The state of media and the business of podcasts 1:06:03 Coach Speak — The tricks to getting good material from coaches 1:17:19 City Review — Seattle, WA 1:20:41 Ten Touches 1:40:19 Parting Shots
August 31, 2018
The guys bring on Daddy Vegas AKA Bart for the first 2018 edition of Pickin' Winners. Airing each Friday, Smallz, Tyler and Bart will do 5 football picks for the weekend and talk about some of the biggest coaching stories in the sports world. 1:00 Tyler and Smallz Introduction 6:24 Hue Jackson and the guys takes on The Browns and Hard Knocks 18:46 The Ohio State situation 27:13 Pickin' Winners This episode of Create Your Shot is brought to you by our friends at TeamSynced, visit: https://www.teamsynced.com/cys/
August 28, 2018
The guys welcome on their old buddy Scott Sommer, the new Director of Basketball Operations at Portland State University. Scott talks about breaking into the business, working for an NBA legend and shares some hilarious stories about his time in working for a JUCO in Mississippi. This weeks coach speak features Eric Musselmen, Reggie Theus and Sean Miller and Scott takes the guys for a great weekend in San Diego, CA. Scott can be found on Twitter, @ScottSommer_ 0:29 Tyler and Smallz Introduction 9:53 Scott Sommer joins CYS 12:31 Figuring out working with a new staff 18:20 Deciding to be a coach and breaking into the business and dealing with doubts 29:20 Working at Cal State Northridge and for Reggie Theus  32:18 Pearl River JUCO Story Time  41:30 Working with different coaches and the need for teamsynced.com/CYS 45:37 Scott’s ultimate career goals  47:00 Being part of a staff that got let go 50:17 Coach Speak — Eric Musselmen (Reggie Theus), Sean Miller 55:31 City Review — San Diego, CA  1:01:26 Ten Touches  1:15:44 Parting Shots This episode of Create Your Shot is brought to you by our friends at TeamSynced, visit: https://www.teamsynced.com/cys/
August 21, 2018
Smallz and Tyler sit down down with the new HC of Cardinal O'Hara Ryan Nemetz. We talk about rebuilding a program in the toughest high school basketball league in the country and how his experiences have prepared him for the role. Coach Nemetz talks through all of his experiences in hoops as well as the responsibility of being the Director of the Pete and Jameer Nelson Foundation. He takes us on a trip to Wilkes-Barre where we encounter snakes and some interesting characters. Ryan can be found on twitter at Rneme03 This episode of Create Your Shot is brought to you by our friends at TeamSynced, visit: https://www.teamsynced.com/cys/
August 14, 2018
:29 Tyler and Smallz Intro 11:29 intro Steph Gaitley HC at Fordham 15:16 Family and basketball 24:53 Losing your job Matt Doherty Story UNC 29:22 stories of pickup 37:21 Coach Speak Geno Auriemma and Steph Gaitley 46:03 Smallz loses his mind reviewing Philadelphia 1:02:12 Ten Touches Tyler and Smallz take care of business 1:22:32 Parting Shots
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