Monday Edition of Overtime with Jeff Thurn
Harrison Smith SS Minnesota Vikings- Harrison is rookie out of Notre Dame. He has started all 10 games for the Minnesota Vikings this year at Strong Safety and has recorded 56 tackles and 1 INT. Smith has the range and competitiveness to not only interchange at both safety positions, but has the muscular build and power to be highly effective as a Cover-2 linebacker. Jeff will talk to him about the current state of the Vikings and about his Fighting Irish who are #1 in the BCS Standings.
4:35PM Lou Somogyi Editor BlueAndGoldIllustrated.com - Lou is the editor at BlueAndGoldIllustrated.com which is the Notre Dame Fighting Irish 24.7 Sports Network team site. Jeff and Lou will talk about the #1 team in the latest BCS Standings and the upcoming game between USC and ND.
Jeff Harkness is the co-host of the very popular Sports Buffet on ESPN 99.1. He will join Jeff Thurn to talk about the SDSU/USD game from the weekend, future playoffs in FCS and some news on the Timberwolves and Gophers.
Tom Penders 36 Year College Basketball Coach- is a retired college basketball head coach, who last coached from 2004 through 2010 at the University of Houston. He is from Stratford, Connecticut and has a 648-438 career record. As a college athlete, Penders played both basketball and baseball for the University of Connecticut, and is one of the few players to have competed in both the NCAA Tournament as well as the College World Series. Prior to his last job as Houston's head coach, Penders was a sports analyst for ESPN and Westwood One Radio. He also has been the head coach for Tufts, Columbia, Fordham, Rhode Island, Texas, and George Washington.