• Love this podcast and love what your doing Justin!!!!! One of my favorite podcasts and gives us insight of the mind of high level wrestlers and the lifestyle we live in this crazy world and the crazy things us wrestlers have to do and experience to be and stay on the top and competing at a high level!!!!!

    2x NCAA Champion Jordan Oliver
  • Big fan of wrestling and big fan of entrepreneurial podcasts, so it’s really cool to hear Justin not only ask all the basic wrestling background questions to his guests, but also ask about how/what they are doing to market themselves as athletes. I highly recommend the Lauren Burroughs podcast!

    Adam G
  • There are a lot wrestling podcasts that do a great job of covering content as well as doing interviews at tournaments. BASCHAMANIA is a piece of the puzzle that has been missing in the wrestling world! He hosts great athletes, coaches or prior wrestlers that have had an impact on our sport through an authentic interview...

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Latest Stories

  • March 18, 2021
    Olympic Trials: An Exciting NCAA Storyline to Watch

    The NCAA’s are happening and all the action starts today at 11am EST (info on how to stream every match here!) While there are so many storylines to focus on this weekend, one storyline I’ll be keeping an eye on this weekend is the Olympic Trials!  The NCAA Champion at each weight will automatically qualify for the Olympic Trials on April 2nd and 3rd in Dallas, Texas.

  • May 21, 2020
    Buffalo Bills Head Coach Sean McDermott loves wrestling and credits much of his success to the sport

    Buffalo Bills Head Coach Sean McDermott is no stranger to a wrestling mat, or to the best wrestlers in the world. In fact, it wasn’t too long ago that he invited Olympic Gold Medalist Jordan Burroughs to come speak to his team during training camp. McDermott has also spent time with Cael Sanderson and the Penn State wrestling coaching staff.

  • March 28, 2020
    Six Storylines from The Olympics Being Postponed

    I know there are more than 5 implications and storylines from the postponment of the Olympics, but as I’ve said on the podcast before, I tend to focus on the storylines that affect those around me. I’m sure over the coming weeks and months, more will come to light and I’m happy to discuss those, too, but for now, here are some thoughts on storylines.

  • March 13, 2020
    Why I'm Bummed: Some Storylines from Cancelling NCAA’s

     But, on this seemingly somber Friday morning, I continue to think about the storylines that I was thinking about after the news broke yesterday and into the night last night.

Latest Podcast Episodes

Bo Nickal on His Wrestling & MMA Future
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Episode 123

Bo Nickal on His Wrestling & MMA Future

The Champ Bo Nickal is back on Baschamania as he joins Cenzo and me as…

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Yianni Has To Laugh at 'Moose' & His Shenanigans
54 mins
Episode 122

Yianni Has To Laugh at 'Moose' & His Shenanigans

Fresh off a trip to Poland, where Yianni captured the Gold Medal at the Poland…

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IMAR on His Rivalry with Cenzo and Upcoming Match with Burroughs
1hr 3mins
Episode 121

IMAR on His Rivalry with Cenzo and Upcoming Match with Burroughs

Isaiah Martinez is back on the podcast and this time Cenzo is here for it!…

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  • 1hr 12 mins
    Episode 123June 22nd, 2021

    Bo Nickal on His Wrestling & MMA Future

    The Champ Bo Nickal is back on Baschamania as he joins Cenzo and me as we talk about the latest in NCAA vs athletes and Bo's future in MMA & wrestling. Cenzo and JB also talk about the rundown of…

  • 54 mins
    Episode 122June 14th, 2021

    Yianni Has To Laugh at 'Moose' & His Shenanigans

    Fresh off a trip to Poland, where Yianni captured the Gold Medal at the Poland Open, the 2x NCAA Champ joins Cenzo and I for some coffee talk to discuss the trip, Cornell's line-up, the Rob Koll/Mike Grey coaching moves,…

  • 1hr 3mins
    Episode 121June 9th, 2021

    IMAR on His Rivalry with Cenzo and Upcoming Match with Burroughs

    Isaiah Martinez is back on the podcast and this time Cenzo is here for it! We talk about IMAR's upcoming match with Jordan Burroughs on June 18th, recovering from surgery, his NCAA rivalry with Cenzo, and much more. A must-listen…

  • 1hr 6mins
    Episode 120May 30th, 2021

    Rob Koll on Why He's Heading to Stanford

    Yesterday, it was announced that Cornell's Head Coach of 28 years, Rob Koll, is leaving the program and will be heading to California to fill the vacant Head Coach position at Stanford University. Just hours after it was announced, Coach…

  • 48 mins
    Episode 119May 24th, 2021

    Austin O’Connor Shares His Plans on Changing Weights, MMA, and Italy?!

    149lb NCAA Champ from the University of North Carolina, Austin O’Connor, joined us for some Coffee Talk today as we talk, among other topics, about his Championship season, UNC, his weight plans for next year, MMA training, and maybe wrestling…

About BASCHAMANIA

After more than a decade of running the marketing agency, Basch saw an opportunity to leverage his relationships and insights built with the wrestling community. In August of 2019 he launched Baschamania podcast so fans could get to know wrestlers better, both on and off the mat, and hear stories straight from the athletes that live them. More.

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