“It’s basically like ‘Perfect Strangers,’ but we live in two separate apartments,” Benetti said. “And I don’t know which one of us is Balki.”
Three games undone in a hail of snowflakes. Not to mention hail itself. And some really cold rain. Would it be easier to just cancel the season?
The question about Moncada: Is his main problem what he’s doing with his head when he swings or what’s going on inside it?
Who can win it all in 2019? Which teams are in need of big bounce-backs? What about Loyola, Illinois, Northwestern and the rest of the Big Ten?
Michigan’s John Beilein is going for his first national title and career victory No. 800. Villanova’s Jay Wright is on the verge of his second title.
It was a Ramblers-mad NCAA Tournament for what felt like a long time. Are they yesterday’s news already?
The Ramblers held their own at the Final Four because that’s what they’re made of. Hopefully, for all of them, the good times are just beginning.
It seems we can all agree Brunson has done quite well for himself since spurning John Groce’s Illini for Jay Wright’s Wildcats.
During one five-game stretch, Jackson averaged 19.2 points and shot 73.2 percent. How often does a guy put up such numbers and lose his starting gig?
Sorry, Villanova’s Jay Wright, Kansas’ Bill Self and Michigan’s John Beilein, but — at least until Saturday — the Alamodome is the Porter House.
How different would life be right now for the Ramblers if Donte Ingram’s buzzer-beating three in the opening round against Miami had rimmed out?
All those Ramblers run-outs for layups against Nevada and transition threes against Kansas State? They were born at the defensive end of the floor.
It’s the first 9-vs.-11 game in tourney history, period, full stop. By the way, when and why did the expression “full stop” become popular again?
An abyss of darkness and despair? Goodness, let’s hope not. Sunshine and rainbows? That might be more like it, though we’re more realistic than that.
Kansas State-Loyola will be the first 9-vs.-11 game in tourney history. For coaches Bruce Weber and Porter Moser, it will have been worth the wait.