Tag Archives: college basketball

The Big East: Breaking up is hard to do or is it?

Was that a chimney being installed on top of Healy Hall on Georgetown’s campus last week?  Perhaps a conclave of catholic university presidents were gathering, their mission: not to elect a new pontiff, but rather, to finalize the birth of … Continue reading

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March Madness: Dustin’ them off?…

 You bet I am! Roughly 120 hours and 7200 minutes, but who is counting? Of course, I am. I want to awake from my stuporous state.  I am racking up a GCS of about 4.  Yes, I open my eyes … Continue reading

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The slipper didn’t fit: Is that all there is?

The stage was set.  Blue 2, the Butler bulldog was on hand.  Early on banned from the arena, he was there unaffected by the throngs of people and he did what he does best: slobber and look cute.  At least … Continue reading

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Farewell VCU: “It wasn’t suppose to happen or something”

The words of the exasperated VCU point guard Joey Rodriguez in the post game interview after their heart wrenching loss to their worthy opponent Butler.  Exasperation not only by the players, but by those of us across the nation who … Continue reading

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The Prelude: Shaka vs Clark Kent

As I watched a news clip of the VCU Rams boarding a bus for their magic carpet ride…destination Houston, each player willingly and joyfully appeased the masses of well wishes who had gathered for their send off by delivering hand … Continue reading

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Final Four: MAC-attack vs J-Rod

To win it all, many will argue a team needs a smart, seasoned point guard.  In fact, I hear tell many a team asks for one for Christmas.   They can make you or break you.  Just ask the Hoyas.. when … Continue reading

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Shaka: Can he out Smart the competition?

Everybody loves a winner; particularly the unexpected underrated darling.  We like to be surprised and no team has thrilled us more than the VCU Rams.  They play with “shock and awe” as they take down the giants one by one…USC, … Continue reading

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