Archive for the ‘NCAA Basketball’ Category

R.I.P. Myles Brand (1942-2009)

Wednesday, September 16th, 2009

Wow, talk about your rough day for Indianapolis-based sports patriarchs. First, news came this morning that Indiana Pacers co-owner Mel Simon had died. His Rumors and Rants-styled obit is below or here. But now this afternoon, the NCAA, headquartered in Indianapolis, has sent out a press release that the association's president, Myles ...

You Have Two Choices: Superman Or The Crap On Superman’s Boot

Thursday, June 18th, 2009

As an Indiana University graduate and fan, I frequently visit Peegs.com, rivals.com's IU affiliate. The site goes hand-in-hand with Inside Indiana, a magazine devoted to Hoosier sports. While Rivals' sites serve a purpose for providing all sorts of recruiting information and daily content on your favorite university, I've learned over the ...

Isiah Thomas Now Has A Reason To Stay Awake

Tuesday, April 14th, 2009

How bad has it gotten for Isiah Thomas?  Well the disgraced and banished former Knicks coach and president was being linked with a rinky dink job in the Sun Belt Conference. Well, turns out Zeke took the job at FIU.  Hmm, a guy who played collegiately at IU and the two letters ...