College Basketball

College basketball’s “off” season

You probably thought the college basketball season was over following UConn’s sweep of the men’s and women’s national championship games. Guess again. Now we are in the process of recruiting, transferring and assorted other off the court issues which are…

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Anderson leaving, Spinelli coming to BC?

Things are starting to move again on the Boston College basketball scene. As expected, junior forward Ryan Anderson has decided to transfer–he announced the move on his twitter account Monday evening. The question now is where will Anderson finish his…

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Tales of COACH Cal

I like John Calipari. Always have, although we’ve had our moments. I also think Coach Cal is every bit as good as a game coach as he is a recruiter. He again showed that ability on Saturday night when he…

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Final Four down to Final 2

thOK. We’ve reached the final weekend.
1. UConn vs. Florida–UConn won a regular season game against the Gators in Storrs, but the Gators were shorthanded. UConn is better now than it was in December, but so are the Gators
Pick: Florida
1. Kentucky vs. Wisconsin–Wisconsin is solid and steady and a pain in the butt to deal with. Kentucky has gone through a mine field as Coach Cal–Wichita State, Louisville, Michigan–without stepping on any mines. That journey continues.
Pick: Kentucky.

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What’s next for BC?

You are a Boston College basketball fan–yes, some of you are out there—and your reaction to Ohio University’s Jim Christian being chosen as the Eagles’ new coach is: 1. Delight? 2. Disgust? 3. Befuddlement? 4. Indifference? Answer No. 4 appears…

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How to conduct a search?

One of the greatest gossip gathering places in America each year is the coaches’ hotel at the Final Four. It is the gathering place for coaches and their staffs, done with the rigors of their own season and not involved…

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