The KenPom Podcast

The KenPom Podcast

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Welcome to the KenPom Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic.


Season 2, Episode 3: Games of the week, Tubby Smith and High Point, what’s going on at Florida, and more
Nov 22 • 44 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams. In this episode, Ken and Griffin pick some of their favorite games of the last two weeks, talk about Tubby Smith’s tenure thus far at High Point, dissect what’s going on at…
Season 2, Episode 2: Flopping technicals, accuracy of the preseason ratings, and early returns on the new 3-point line
Nov 8 • 40 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams. In this episode, Ken and Griffin recognize some of the flopping technicals that have been called in the young season, analyze the accuracy of Ken’s preseason ratings in the…
Season 2, Episode 1: Preseason ratings, charity exhibition games, rule change extravaganza
Oct 25 • 51 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams. In this episode — the season premiere — Ken and Griffin look back on Ken’s 2018 preseason ratings and what his followers had to say about them, discuss what we can learn from…
25: Dissecting the Final Four games
Apr 9 • 55 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. In this episode — the final one of the season — Ken and Griffin talk everything Final Four, from Texas Tech’s stifling defense to the officiating at the end…
24: Insanity in the Elite Eight, Virginia’s miracle play, saying bye to Duke
Apr 1 • 48 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. In this episode, Ken and Griffin talk about how the tournament being chalk led to great games in the Sweet 16 and Elite Eight, dissect the final play of…
23: Looking back on the first weekend of March Madness
Mar 25 • 49 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. In this episode, Ken and Griffin talk about how the tournament has been mostly chalk, leads against Virginia compared to other teams, Tom Izzo takes, and…
22: Filling out brackets, looking back on NET in Year 1, more random thoughts
Mar 18 • 45 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. In this episode, Ken and Griffin debate whether or not filling out a bracket is a good idea, take a look back at the NET rankings after its initial season,…
21: Random conference tournament thoughts
Mar 11 • 47 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. In this episode, Ken and Griffin provide their favorite games of the week as well as dish out a lot of random thoughts on conference tournaments.
20: Court storming, quad system, expanding the tournament
Mar 4 • 46 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. In this episode, Ken and Griffin discuss what college basketball should do about court storming, the biggest beneficiaries of the quad system, upcoming…
19: Conference races, the Zion injury, 3-point trends
Feb 25 • 48 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. In this episode, Ken and Griffin provide an update on close conference races, discuss the Zion Williamson injury and what he should/shouldn’t do, and dive…
18: Officiating, parity in the MVC/MAAC, home-court advantage
Feb 18 • 50 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. In this episode, Ken and Griffin discuss the officiating in the Tennessee-Kentucky game, dissect the parity in the MVC and MAAC, and debate whether or not…
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Feb 11 • 43 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. In this episode, Ken and Griffin discuss who had the most impressive win of the weekend (Duke or Gonzaga), the selection committee’s top 16 reveal, and the…
16: Jesse Newell
Jan 31 • 44 min
Jesse Newell of the Kansas City Star joins the podcast and discusses his AP poll voting philosophy, how to fix college basketball’s end game, the state of affairs in KU basketball, and what it’s like to cover KU football.
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Jan 28 • 46 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. In this episode, Ken and Griffin discuss their favorite games of the week, how Virginia’s offense has caught up with its defense, the big Atlantic Sun…
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Jan 21 • 48 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. In this episode, Ken and Griffin talk about the end of the Wisconsin-Michigan game, revisit the Big Ten’s 20-game schedule, and discuss Conference USA’s…
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Jan 14 • 46 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. In this episode, Ken and Griffin discuss the effect the NET has on the end of games, the largest spreads in conference play, as well as the worst conference…
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Jan 7 • 42 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. In this episode, Ken and Griffin discuss the effect the Azubuike injury will have on Kansas moving forward, Nevada’s loss and which remaining undefeated team…
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Jan 2 • 48 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. In this episode, Ken and Griffin discuss UCLA firing Steve Alford, their favorite games since the last episode, favorite college basketball moments of 2018…
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Dec 17, 2018 • 45 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. In this episode, Ken and Griffin discuss the art of intentionally missing a free throw, Kansas’ strength of schedule, Belmont’s victory over UCLA and the…
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Dec 10, 2018 • 43 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. In this episode, Ken is joined by Dan Gavitt and David Worlock of the NCAA to talk about the NET rankings and more. Also, Ken and Griffin discuss the…
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Dec 3, 2018 • 45 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. In this episode, Ken and Griffin discuss everything from Michigan’s elite defense, the travel schedules for officials, Gonzaga/Nevada surviving early tests,…
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Nov 27, 2018 • 48 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. In this episode, Ken and Griffin discuss takeaways from Maui, the odds of a team going undefeated and the initial release of the NET ranking system.
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Nov 16, 2018 • 43 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. In this episode, Ken and Griffin discuss the ending of the Oklahoma State-Charlotte game, takeaways from Villanova-Michigan and thoughts on how polls are…
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Nov 9, 2018 • 44 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. In this episode, Ken and Griffin discuss the pros and cons of starting the season earlier, poor shooting to kick off the year and Paul Weir’s unique way of…
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Oct 25, 2018 • 48 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. In this episode, Ken and Griffin talk about Nevada’s performance against Washington and what we can learn from exhibition games, the Jontay Porter…
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Oct 12, 2018 • 46 min
Welcome to the KenPom.com Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. In this episode, Ken and Griffin talk about ESPN’s Statcast-focused broadcast for the NL Wild Card game and if something similar could work in hoops, which…
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Sep 24, 2018 • 43 min
Welcome to the KenPom Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams, both of The Athletic. This week, Ken and Griffin look back at the massive UMBC upset over Virginia, dissect Ken’s newest visual model and discussing whether or not trick plays belongs…
The KenPom Podcast
Sep 7, 2018 • 39 min
Welcome to the KenPom Podcast, hosted by Ken Pomeroy and Griffin Adams of The Athletic.