"OU Athletics - An Update" was first aired on Sunday July 17th 2005. Our Guest was Joe Castiglione, Athletic Director, University of Oklahoma.
Our topics included:
- With football season approaching, discuss where we are with the BCS selection process and the polls and if he thinks it's a good idea.
- How he has gone about the search for a baseball coach to replace Larry Cochell.
- What are his expectations for the baseball program.
- Discuss what is going on with the NCAA investigation of the OU Men's Basketball program.
- What can be expected with regard to the search for track and field coaches.
- Football scheduling: how important it is to the Athletic Department budget that a game be televised.
- What he thinks about moving the OSU game to thanksgiving weekend and what complications/advantages are there to it.
- Discuss strength of non-conference opponents.
- Other things going on in the Athletic Department.
Joe Castiglione, Mick Cornett, Kent Meyers