Discussions and interviews centered on University of North Carolina athletics from the staff of Argyle Report.
info_outline Argyle Audio | Post Duke Wrap Up 03/10/2019
Argyle Audio | Post Duke Wrap Up Sam Doughton is joined by Argyle Report founder Turner Walston from the stands in the Dean E. Smith Center to break down UNC's season sweep over Duke. They talk about the pivot points of the game, Cam, Kenny and Luke's senior speeches, and look ahead to the ACC men's basketball tournament next week in Charlotte.
info_outline Argyle Audio | FWOC Recap 01/11/2019
Argyle Audio | FWOC Recap Fresh off their first week of class, Sam Doughton and Kirk Meyer sit down to recap UNC's win over N.C. State, how it's ok to enjoy watching Zion play if you're a UNC fan, work through Nassir Little's midseason slump, and preview men's basketball's game against Louisville, before doing a quick whip around of UNC athletics to end the show.
info_outline Argyle Audio | End of Exams Special (ft. C Jackson Cowart and Jeremy Vernon) 12/14/2018
Argyle Audio | End of Exams Special (ft. C Jackson Cowart and Jeremy Vernon) Argyle Audio meets up one last time at the end of the fall semester, with two special guests. Editor Sam Doughton is joined by former Argyle EIC C Jackson Cowart and former DTH assistant sports editor (and occasional Argyle contributor) Jeremy Vernon to break down some of the biggest news in Tar Heel sports, and to remember the last time UNC and Gonzaga played basketball. The trio starts discussing their reaction to Larry Fedora's firing (2:15) and the hiring of Mack Brown (7:15), before assessing Brown's initial success on the recruiting trail and hiring his assistants (10:40), including Jeremy's thoughts on UNC's chances on flipping Sam Howell (15:45), before ending with their favorite moments from the Fedora Era (22:15). They then explore how the controversy of Silent Sam took a turn toward UNC athletics this past week, and how both current and former student-athletes are speaking out against the statue in multiple open letters (28:20). Finally, Jeremy and Jackson discuss their memories covering UNC's national championship win over Gonzaga in 2017 while working for the Daily Tar Heel (47:00), filled in between with discussion of how UNC fans perceive Gonzaga vs Villanova (59:20), fun moments behind the scenes of covering the tournament (1:03:45) and a crash course for Jackson on if UNC has a chance at the title this season (1:12:30).
info_outline Argyle Audio | Emergency Football Pod 11/27/2018
Argyle Audio | Emergency Football Pod Sam Doughton and Kirk Meyer come to you from the stands at Kenan Stadium to breaking down the Larry Fedora firing, the Mack Brown hiring, and the future for UNC football. They also discuss women's soccer win over UCLA to go to the College Cup.
info_outline Hurricane Florence, Football struggles, and a Reset Button | Argyle Audio (Ep. 2, S2) 09/21/2018
Hurricane Florence, Football struggles, and a Reset Button | Argyle Audio (Ep. 2, S2) After a brief break due to Hurricane Florence, Argyle Audio returns to action ahead of UNC football’s home opener against Pittt. Sam Doughton and Kirk Meyer discuss the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, the games that were cancelled because of it, and how it affects the Tar Heels’ season, before briefly reviewing UNC’s loss to ECU. The pair then previews UNC’s game against Pitt, why Larry Fedora has had success against the Panthers, and why Pat Narduzzi thinks the Tar Heels have had an edge, and then end with a rapid fire overview of how the Fall Olympic Sports look entering conference play. Follow us on Twitter @ArgyleReport @sjdoughton @BigJ_KMeyer
info_outline Football woes, Gridiron Hopes, Women's Soccer success and new co-host | Argyle Audio (Ep. 1, Season 2) 09/07/2018
Football woes, Gridiron Hopes, Women's Soccer success and new co-host | Argyle Audio (Ep. 1, Season 2) Argyle Audio returns for the 2018-19 athletic year with a new co-host, but the same in-depth discussion of all Tar Heel sports! Editor-in-chief Sam Doughton is joined by senior writer Kirk Meyer to review what went wrong in UNC Football’s loss to Cal (1:30) and discuss ECU’s season opening loss and UNC’s chances in Greenville on Saturday (18:35). Kirk then breaks down what’s going on early on for Anson Dorrance's undefeated women’s soccer team before their trip out west (34:55), while Sam discusses Joe Sagula’s volleyball team’s 2-3 start (47:10). They then briefly discuss men’s soccer and field hockey’s excellent starts to their seasons (58:20) and wrap up with a tease of Jack Leland’s profile on Sterling Manley coming up this weekend on ArgyleReport.com. Follow us! @sjdoughton @BigJ_KMeyer @ArgyleReport
info_outline Senior night/Duke preview, women's basketball farewell, Olympic review | Argyle Audio (Ep. 19) 03/02/2018
Senior night/Duke preview, women's basketball farewell, Olympic review | Argyle Audio (Ep. 19) C Jackson Cowart and Sam Doughton are back after a week off with another edition of Argyle Audio. The pair reviews Tuesday night's UNC men's basketball loss to Miami (1:20), previews the eight-mile trip to Duke (9:30), looks at what the past couple of weeks have meant seeding wise for post-season play (18:00) and touch briefly on Jalek Felton's likely withdrawal from the University (24:35). They then report from Greensboro and discuss UNC's second round exit from the ACC Women's Basketball Tournament (31:10) and the future of the program in the coming years (44:05). They end with a quick hit of headlines in UNC's Olympic sports, including women's lacrosse's win over Maryland, women's fencing's ACC title and early-season woes on the diamond (52:00).
info_outline Kane Ma, women's basketball woes, 3 games in 5 days, and Olympic Sports Roundup | Argyle Audio (Ep. 18) 02/17/2018
Kane Ma, women's basketball woes, 3 games in 5 days, and Olympic Sports Roundup | Argyle Audio (Ep. 18) C Jackson Cowart and Sam Doughton hop into the Argyle Audio studio to break down the past week's events in Tar Heel athletics. They open with a discussion of the frustrating state of the women's basketball program (0:45) before taking quick looks at UNC's Olympic sports teams currently in action (17:50). Then they touch on the latest news surrounding the FBI scandal in college basketball (34:40) before discussing UNC men's basketball winning three games over the course of five days and what that means heading into March (40:08). Finally, we have a special treat for everyone, as Jackson sits down with varsity basketball walk-on and former JV basketball star Kane Ma and talks about his journey, his Duke fandom, playing pickup with Rasheed Wallace and more (50:38). You don't want to miss it! Follow us on Twitter @ArgyleReport @CJacksonCowart @sjdoughton
info_outline Pre-Duke availability, what makes a rivalry, and a tribute to Dean Smith | Argyle Audio (Ep. 17) 02/07/2018
Pre-Duke availability, what makes a rivalry, and a tribute to Dean Smith | Argyle Audio (Ep. 17) C Jackson Cowart and Sam Doughton are joined by senior writer Bryce Lapping for this edition of Argyle Audio. They review highlights from team availability ahead of the Duke game (1:20) before debating what qualifies as a rivalry after Joel Berry’s comments on a certain school in Raleigh (13:15). They also preview the Duke game on Thursday (32:12) and have a long and emotional conversation on the impact of Dean Smith on the third anniversary of his death (51:27).
info_outline Jalek Felton, men's basketball loses to Clemson, NCAA resume review | Argyle Audio (Ep. 16) 02/01/2018
Jalek Felton, men's basketball loses to Clemson, NCAA resume review | Argyle Audio (Ep. 16) Argyle Audio is back! C Jackson Cowart and Sam Doughton discuss Jalek Felton’s suspension, what they know and how it may affect the Tar Heels on the court (3:45), the Tar Heels' three-game losing streak and what weaknesses were exposed against Clemson (18:15), the team's NCAA Tournament resume and potential seeding at this point in the season (31:30), what the Pitt game means this weekend (46:00), and wrap up with thoughts on N.C. State and Sterling Manley (52:40).
info_outline Your Questions, and We Call Will 12/14/2017
Your Questions, and We Call Will What are your top Tar Heel athletics stories from 2017? Who would take the floor in an All-Time Tar Heel Men's Basketball Pick-up Game? Why is the Smith Center game atmosphere the way that it is? Will Tar Heel men's tennis break through in 2018? Who would you pull for if it wasn't Carolina? We call Will. Who's Will? We don't know! He's from Raleigh, but we talk big men and then Turner takes your Twitter questions. Don't stick to sports! @ArgyleReport @TurnerWalston
info_outline The 2018 Argyle Report Christmas Parade 11/22/2017
The 2018 Argyle Report Christmas Parade Listen to exclusive audio coverage of the 2018 Argyle Report Christmas Parade. From high above Franklin Street, Turner brings you the floats, the personalities, the music and the pageantry. Perfect for your holiday driving. Ring in the 2018 Christmas season with Argyle Report!
info_outline Solo Cruise 11/17/2017
Solo Cruise It's a solo cruise for Turner this time. He discusses public vs. private persona, whether or not writers think they are special, fall postseasons, women's basketball vs. Radford, men's basketball and uniforms. Uniforms. You're going to love it. Follow us on Twitter @ArgyleReport @TurnerWalston
info_outline Deunta Williams 11/10/2017
Deunta Williams Turner talks to former Tar Heel safety Deunta Williams, whose book My Breaking Point is out now and available at www.deuntawilliams.com. Plus, a little bit about the future of the site. You're going to love it. Follow us on Twitter @ArgyleReport @TurnerWalston @DeuntaWilliams_
info_outline Davie Poplar 11/03/2017
Davie Poplar Turner talks a bit about men's basketball, but stay for the check-in with Bryce Lapping about the Davie Poplar and the game-changing Argyle Report news toward the end of the podcast. You're going to love it. Follow us on Twitter @ArgyleReport @TurnerWalston @brycelessgem
info_outline Let's exhale, but not, like, rush Franklin Street 10/19/2017
Let's exhale, but not, like, rush Franklin Street Turner is joined via phone by Matt Merletti, C Jackson Cowart and Sam Doughton. We talk football, volleyball, men's basketball and exclusive scoops on women's hoops. Follow us on Twitter @ArgyleReport @TurnerWalston @MattMerletti @sjdoughton @cjacksoncowart
info_outline Late Night Snack 10/13/2017
Late Night Snack Turner Walston is joined via the magic of Google Voice by former Tar Heel men's basketball player Michael Brooker, who shares his experience as a redshirt freshman in the room when Dean Smith retired as well as his outlook for the team in 2017-18. Also, Bryce Lapping explains the scholarship crunch and Sam Doughton checks in with his volleyball update ahead of Late Night. You're going to love it. Follow us on Twitter @ArgyleReport @TurnerWalston @m_brooker11 @brycelessgem @sjdoughton
info_outline 4 - Football goes to GT, and an MBB discussion. 09/29/2017
4 - Football goes to GT, and an MBB discussion. Turner Walston is joined by C Jackson Cowart and The Daily Tar Heel's Alex Zietlow to break down the football season to date, a men's basketball column and more. Stick with us for an hour and we'll make you smile. Follow us on Twitter! @ArgyleReport @TurnerWalston @cjacksoncowart @alexzietlow05
info_outline Football hits the road 09/14/2017
Football hits the road Turner Walston flies solo and talks the perception of Tar Heel football. And we check in with Olivia Henley to talk soccer and Sam Doughton to talk volleyball. Follow us on Twitter! @ArgyleReport @TurnerWalston @ohenley5 @SamDoughton
info_outline Tar Heel Football vs. Louisville, plus a call 09/07/2017
Tar Heel Football vs. Louisville, plus a call Turner Walston is joined by C Jackson Cowart and Will Bryant to discuss Tar Heel football's ACC opener with Louisville, field hockey and more. Plus, we hear from our very first caller. Follow us on Twitter! @ArgyleReport @TurnerWalston @cjacksoncowart @WillDBryant
info_outline 1 - Tar Heel Football Opens with Cal 09/01/2017
1 - Tar Heel Football Opens with Cal Turner Walston and Matt Merletti talk about Carolina football's season opener with Cal. We take listener questions, Jackson Cowart checks in via phone and Sam Doughton calls with a Carolina volleyball update. Follow us on Twitter! @ArgyleReport @TurnerWalston @MattMerletti @cjacksoncowart @sjdoughton This podcast features music from , available under a Creative Commons Attributions-No Deratives 4.0 International license.
info_outline 39 - Dmitri Young 06/30/2016
39 - Dmitri Young Dmitri Young is former Major League Baseball player who spent 13 seasons with four different teams, was a two-time All-Star and the 2007 NL Comeback Player of the Year. We talk about his baseball career, growing the game, his baseball card collection, professional wrestling and more. Follow Dmitri on Twitter @DaMeatHookYoung Follow Turner on Twitter @TurnerWalston There was something else I was supposed to put in the show notes but I forgot, so tweet at me if you're looking for it. It may have been my story on the Breakthrough Series.
info_outline 37 - Pat James and Carlos Collazo 05/05/2016
37 - Pat James and Carlos Collazo Pat James and Carlos Collazo, recently of The Daily Tar Heel, are graduating from UNC on Sunday and will soon begin summer jobs as associate reporters at MLB.com. Follow them at @PatJames24 and @CarlosACollazo Carlos' favorite story: http://www.dailytarheel.com/article/2015/02/unc-honors-dean-smith-by-running-trademark-four-corners Pat's favorite story: http://www.dailytarheel.com/article/2015/02/heart-defect-almost-forced-unc-alum-to-quit-swimming