Getting behind on Opening Day… I screwed up… I not only got behind the eight ball, I got behind opening day… how could I have missed it?… Well, actually I didn’t, it sorta missed me… […]
A regional director of the National Labor Relations Board in Chicago connected on a long field goal for the football players at Northwestern University yesterday when he ruled they have the right to form the nation’s first college athlete’s union.
There was a defining moment last night at Gampel Pavilion, a moment that defines the UCONN women’s basketball program, that defined the heart of a program that, on paper, appears to be heartless.
You know what they say about spring training, turn the standings upside down to get a handle on the regular season.
UCONN women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma isn’t a fan of campus hosts for regional games in the NCAA tournament.
Some wins you can’t put a price on. It’s hard to overstate the importance of any post season win because margins alone at this time of year aren’t the where all and end all of how important a win may be.
I said I’d show you mine, and here it is, from the inside out.
On the surface it’s a passing story. Tiger Woods pulled out of this week’s PGA Bay Hill Classic to deal with back spasms. We’ve seen it all from Tiger in the past… But this is Arnold Palmer’s tournament, not just in name only.
To quote Bob Dylan’s epic ballad “Red River Shore”, “Though nothing looks familiar to me, I know I’ve stayed here before.”
This was not a normal year for the Men’s NCAA basketball tournament selection process, not a year just about seeding, who’s seeded where, which region is the strongest, which is the weakest.