College Podcast: Death to the NCAA, ASU Scandal, Chicken Wars Returns

Dan Wetzel, Pete Thamel & SI’s Pat Forde begin with arguably the podcast “Person of the Year” and the 103-year-young Massachusetts woman who beat coronavirus and immediately cracked open a Bud Light. Can we get this hero another round? CBS Sports writer Dennis Dodd wrote this week that the NCAA could be trouble if the coronavirus continues to keep people locked down until the spring. Could we see a Power 5 split? Is it even a smart move? Pete Thamel also has the latest surrounding the sexual assault scandal at Arizona State University after emails surfaced from basketball coach Bobby Hurley accusing AD Ray Anderson of “disturbing” behavior in his handling of the situation. What is next for the Sun Devil athletic department? Pat, Pete and Dan also have a long-awaited update on the Chicken Wars front as KFC has announced a new sandwich after months of planning. Can it stack up to the competition?

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Hoya to B12: Ex-Georgetown G McClung signs with Texas Tech

Former Georgetown guard Mac McClung will play at Texas Tech after Davide Moretti's departure from the Red Raiders to play professionally at home in Italy. Coach Chris Beard said Thursday that McClung had officially signed with the Red Raiders. The junior, who had put his name in the transfer portal after removing it from consideration from the NBA draft, has two seasons of eligibility remaining.

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Channing Frye encourages today's stars to speak up when they need mental health help

Pac-12 Networks' Yogi Roth and Ashely Adamson talk with former Arizona standout and 2016 NBA champion Channing Frye during Thursday's edition of "Pac-12 Playlist." Frye shares tips for today's student-athletes in ignoring commentary on social media and maintaining positive mental health. See more from Frye on Thursday, May 28 at 7 p.m. PT/ 8 p.m. MT on Pac-12 Network.

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Channing Frye details how he changed his inner drive to continue NBA career

Former Arizona center and 2016 NBA champion Channing Frye speaks on how he shifted his motivation to continue his playing career in a positive way, using yoga and meditation to see a new perspective. Listen to his full interview by downloading and subscribing to the Pac-12 Perspective podcast on Friday, May 29.

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