The Iso with Dan Dickau: Ryan Looney on recruiting during a pandemic, transition to Division I basketball

Idaho State head men’s basketball coach Ryan Looney joined Wednesday’s episode of The Iso with Dan Dickau to talk about recruiting during a pandemic, assessing his first two seasons at the Division I level, the Big Sky’s schedule and more.

Looney, a Central Valley grad, found head coaching success at the NAIA and Division II levels, notably leading a D-II power in Point Loma Nazarene, where he led the Lions to the NCAA Tournament each of the seven years he was there. He was hired at Idaho State in April 2019.

The Iso with Dan Dickau is a podcast presented by SBLive Sports and the Bleav Podcast Network, which publishes weekly on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Dickau, a former Gonzaga All-American, NBA vet-turned basketball analyst interviews experts all corners of the sports world from coaches, front office executives to athletes about untold stories, memories and experiences. The episode was sponsored by Seattle Shirt Company. Enter offer code “BLEAV” at checkout for 30 percent off of your entire order.

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