The nation is engulfed in March Madness, office bandwiths are being used up by CBS video streams and Gus Johnson is ringing through the ears of millions. It’s a great time to be a college basketball fan, even if your bracket is trashed three days into the tournament.
- Trevor Mbakwe found himself embroiled in yet another controversy. Details are still sketchy, so we don’t want to jump to any conclusions, but he was allegedly involved in some sort of altercation outside of The Library in Dinkytown. In other words, just another weekend night for a University of Minnesota student.
- 2011-12 Gopher newcomer Andre Hollins was named Tennessee’s Mr. Basketball shortly after his team lost in the Tennessee 3A state semifinals.
- We can put the latest “Tubby Smith is leaving” rumors to rest. Missouri’s Mike Anderson has decided to take the Arkansas job.
- The Daily Gopher looks ahead to next year’s roster. Not sure which Hollins will start initially, but my initial guess would be Austin.
- In case you were wondering, here are the latest NIT, CBI and CIT brackets.
- Sid Hartman thinks that every team in Minnesota sucks. I guess winning your division in six of nine years doesn’t qualify you as successful in Sid’s eyes. Sigh..
- St. Thomas wins the NCAA Division III national basketball title in dominating fashion over Wooster.