| Feb 18, 2013
| 6:46 AM
For What it’s Worth--- on this February 18 - Wichita State went 7:30 without a point at Illinois State-- they endured a 17-nothing run and were outscored by 17 at the line and still won a basketball game. Go figure.
| Apr 6, 2013
| 9:46 PM
ATLANTA -- Florida Gulf Coast was a carnival cruise while it lasted and Wichita State was a hoot, but there will be nothing "mid" about the majors playing for Monday's national title.
The final call is strictly blue grass vs. blue blood.
| Mar 18, 2013
| 4:04 AM
For What it’s Worth---March 18 -- Was it a bigger deal that yesterday was St. Patrick’s Day, or Selection Sunday?
Ho-Hum number 1---
Kansas is a number one seed in the NCAA Tournament for the 13th time and for the fifth time in seven...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 4:43 AM
For What it’s Worth---on this February 19 -- Last night my ten year old daughter asked for a kiss goodnight as I tucked her in last night. Always charmed when she seeks me out, I melted at the opportunity to share a tender moment with my sweet...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 7:45 PM
SALT LAKE CITY — Top collegiate athletic directors need many things but should not live without a back-door office exit or a secret list of coaching candidates in advance of their next football and basketball openings.
It doesn't matter if your...
| Feb 24, 2013
| 9:21 AM
I’m going to miss the BracketBusters. Up until the last couple of years I’d really come to wonder what immediate benefit Wichita State got from this game. Yes, it helped in their scheduling, but through the first seven years rarely did it...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 4:45 AM
Of course the baseball game that I was doing last night went 15 innings finishing just shy of midnight before a 6 a.m. flight, it's either Murphy's Law or March Madness.
So it begins---
Off to Salt Lake City where three years ago I covered one of the...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 7:56 PM
SALT LAKE CITY — What a sight it was seeing Gonzaga star center Kelly Olynyk consoling a distraught opponent who fell just short of pulling off one of the great upsets in NCAA tournament history.
Southern guard Derick Beltran was bent over at half...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 8:25 PM
Consider it the regular season of no surprises.
When the 2012-13 girls basketball campaign began, four teams in both the Lehigh Valley Conference (Bethlehem Catholic, Central Catholic, Nazareth and Parkland) and Colonial League (Northwestern, Southern...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 9:30 PM
SALT LAKE CITY -- Arizona is thrilled to be playing Harvard on Saturday on its way to next week's West regional in Los Angeles.
No one can say that, but it's only human Tucson nature.
Wanting to play No. 14 instead of No. 3 to reach the Sweet 16 is a...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 12:31 PM
For What it’s Worth---on January 29-- I love it when people start splitting hairs about how you’re winning. My argument is always--- well, yeah at least there’s enough wins to split hairs about.
That’s all you...