Mike Krzyzewski, the Hall of Fame head coach of the Duke University Blue Devils and this year’s Olympic Gold Medal-winning USA Basketball Men’s National Team, will host the season premiere of his weekly SiriusXM show, Basketball and Beyond with Coach K, this Thursday, October 20 (6:00 pm ET) on SiriusXM College Sports Nation.
Coach K’s guest on the season opening episode will be San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich, who will succeed Krzyzewski as head coach of the USA Basketball Men’s National Team for the 2017-20 quadrennium.
After this week’s debut and throughout the season, a new edition of Basketball and Beyond will air every Thursday (6:00 pm ET) on SiriusXM College Sports Nation (channel 84), which is available nationwide on satellite radios and on the SiriusXMapp. Episodes are also available to subscribers through SiriusXM On Demand.
Basketball and Beyond is entering its 12th season on SiriusXM and features Coach K and co-host Dave Sims interviewing successful people from many different walks of life, including sports, pop culture, politics and more. Some of the high profile guests who joined Krzyzewski on the program last season included MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred, Villanova head coach Jay Wright, Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper, Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon, Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving, 2016 Daytona 500 winner Denny Hamlin and many others.