It looks like Ohio State seven-footer Kostos Koufos is going to sign with an agent and stay in the NBA draft. He is projected to go in the middle of the first round. Even if he doesn’t sign with the NBA his Greek passport will enable him to get over a $1 million in Europe. This is bad news for the Buckeyes since the quarter had already started and they will get hit by the APR. Once again, a rule that penalizes a coach and his program when he has no power over a player’s decision. If Myles Brand could sign for a couple of million I think he would leave school as well.
I still remember seeing pictures of President Bill Clinton in the Arkansas cheering section when they won the national championship, but Barack Obama has gone one better. He got to play in a pick up game against some of the North Carolina players. Check out the video – even Bill Clinton couldn’t do that.
It’s too bad that the first basketball playing president could be Obama when it should have been Bill Bradley a couple of years ago.
The geniuses at the BCS have officially rejected a proposal that would have eventually given college football (and its fans) a 4-team playoff format.
Who’s satisfied? The people lining their pockets? Please. I think I speak for many college football fans when I say, “You unbelievable mother fuc…”
Thanks for all but guaranteeing another four years of thrilling “postseason” action.
The meltdown continues in Dallas. The team fired Avery Johnson after the Mavs’ second-straight first-round exit.
ESPN’s Tim Legler usually gives pretty thoughtful commentary, and he defends Johnson in this clip.
Check back tomorrow for my thoughts on where the Mavs should go from here.
The Super Bowl champion New York Giants were honored by President George W. Bush at the White House Wednesday. Well, most of the Giants.
Those players probably had better things to do. Lord knows Shockey can be complaining about something somewhere.