Hoop Nuts

The Ohio State Men's Basketball Podcast and Blog

Scott prokop

Weight: Over
Position: Lead Mic
College: Ohio University

Strengths: Always optimistic at the start of the season, Opinionated, lives and dies with the team, knowledge of current team and history.

Weaknesses:  Tends not to take losses very well, sometimes loses sight of the big picture, and makes mean comments about the players he doesn't like.

Bio:  Scott has had season tickets to Ohio State basketball since 1998.  He loves to go to games with his mom and wife.  He even took his daughter, Autumn, to a game when she was three months old.  He plans to do the same with his son, Spencer.  His favorite Buckeyes are Evan Turner and Michael Redd.  His favorite Buckeye team was the 1999 team that made the Final Four.  His favorite moment was Evan Turner's half-court buzzer beating shot against Michigan in the 2010 Big Ten Tournament.


Height: 6'1
Weight: Under
Position: Second Chair
College: THE Ohio State University

Strengths: Homer, friends with coaches and members of the staff, looks at everything through Scarlet and Gray glasses, knows the ins and outs of Value City Arena.

Weaknesses:  Sometimes is blinded by being too close to the program, doesn't admit when there are problems, knows the ins and out of Value City Arena.

Bio:  Chris grew up in Circleville, Ohio, Home of THE Pumpkin Show, and now resides in Pickerington, Ohio with his beautiful wife Ashley (she obviously makes bad decisions) and their two boys, Breckin and Cooper.  He attended THE Ohio State University, where he began his career working in sports at the Schottenstein Center in event management before later moving to sports advertising at 97.1 The Fan. Chris may be one of only a handful of people in Buckeye Nation who loves hoops over football.  He is Hoop Nuts' resident Thad Matta homer who led the campaign for Thad to run for President in 2016.  #InThadWeTrust.