With a morning flight to take, I was up at 4 this morning to poke around the Web and creat this morning's post. After having some time on the flight to think on today's hot topics a little more (thanks, JetBlue DirecTV), there are a few additional things on the table:
(1) The "Storm the Court" Debate: This really stemmed from
While I agree that there's a certain amount of self-respect involved in deciding whether to storm the court -- I mean, shouldn't
Maybe it's coming from Northwestern – where any big win (or any win) would have been cause for court-rushing – but as long as the students don't taunt or otherwise engage the opposing players, I think the ones who should cease and desist are the prudes, cranks and gripers.
I get caught up by Bill Self's woeful Tournament record at
You could also argue that last year's humiliation is precisely the motivation to make this year's run, particularly knowing this might be the best/last chance they'll have (presuming Wright, Arthur and Rush jump to the NBA).
Here's the certainty:
(The common factor among 2-5, along with teams like
(3) NBA/YouTube Partnership: I don't know whether that clip from the post below of Team