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It's kinda quiet on the WVU news front today, but not to worry...I have plenty inside to keep you occupied. Plus, there's always the usual time wasters at the bottom. I've also included a NCAA viewing guide for the games that are scheduled so far.
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What You May Have Missed/News of Note:
Flipping from hoops to spring football - Charleston Gazette
Hey! Let’s read between the lines - WVU Sports with Mike Casazza
Regarding KJ and the NBA
Parallels between WVU, Vols - Times West Virginian
Butler on hold - Miami Herald
Notebook with update on Da`Sean in the middle
Around the League (and Beyond):
The Inquisition: On All Things Tar Heels With Carolina March - Anonymous Eagle
Good luck Marquette!!
Coaching carousel rumors: the Mike Dunlap watch - Rumble In The Garden
Pico thinks Dunlap was a major reason for the Red Storm resurgence this year
Kentucky Wins NCAA Basketball Championship in Spending to Recruit Players - Bloomberg
Does this really surprise anyone? And it seems to be paying dividends, somewhat.
What's On Tap:
2011 NCAA Men's Basketball National Championship Tournament
(11) Marquette Golden Eagles vs. (2) North Carolina Tar Heels - Preview - ESPN
7:15 tonight from Newark on CBS
(12) Richmond Spiders vs. (1) Kansas Jayhawks - Preview - ESPN
7:27 toinight from San Antonio on TBS
(4) Kentucky Wildcats vs. (1) Ohio State Buckeyes - Preview - ESPN
9:45 tonight from Newark on CBS
(11) Virginia Commonwealth Rams vs. (10) Florida State Seminoles - Preview - ESPN
9:57 tonight from San Antonio on TBS
(8) Butler Bulldogs vs. (2) Florida Gators - Preview - ESPN
4:30 Saturday from New Orleans on CBS
(5) Arizona Wildcats vs. (3) Connecticut Huskies - Preview - ESPN
7:05 Saturday from Anaheim on CBS
...and tonight's winners play Sunday
Video of Interest:
Videos of (Dis)Interest:
Today's Miss Throwdown is San Diego native and Victoria's Secret model, Lindsay Ellingson. Her four page gallery is linked through the picture.
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