Huuuuuuuuuump Daaaaaaaaaay! I'm back from vacation with a renewed sense of purpose. And what do I get? Not one, but two articles that tickle my fancy.
The first deals with The Carrier Dome, and how they should be exploring corporate naming rights. That hits home. I get that Villanova doesn't like that stuff, but if you're going to call on alumni to solicit donations - and are publicly concerned about the revenue that the basketball program should be generating - it's a fair question to ask. You might not get a ton, but you're getting more than you're getting with the current name.
The second deals with Radnor. Boy, I sure missed laughing at the complaints. Enjoy the latest from Jane Galli, folks. It's a hoot.
And now, the "news."
The Carrier Dome By Any Other Name Would Smell As Sweet (But Generate Way More Revenue) | Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician
The naming deal for The Carrier Dome made a lot of sense in 1979 but makes terrible sense in 2016.
Once again, Radnor braces for more inconvenience with Villanova University's expansion and renovations to Pavilion | Main Line Media News
I invite you to the comments of this pathetic excuse for an editorial, where I am laughing my ass off at the back and forth.
Which team could reach the Final Four again? | ESPN Video
Andy Katz breaks down the likelihood of Villanova, Syracuse, North Carolina or Oklahoma making a run to the Final Four next season.
Don Cherry did the work to get signed by Chicago Bears | Trumbull Times
An All-American linebacker out of Villanova University, Don Cherry signed an NFL free agent contract to play for the Chicago Bears.
Highlights of five-star wing Lonnie Walker from the EYBL | Scout
Five-star wing Lonnie Walker has been one of the most efficient players all spring in the EYBL. Here are highlights from his impressive showing with Team Final.
Declarations: Interview With Rev. Robert Hagen | Coverage & Opinions
A nice profile of our favorite team chaplain.
Cazmon Hayes’ departure leaves Delaware with five scholarship players | CollegeBasketballTalk
You might think that new UNLV head coach Marvin Menzies has the toughest rebuilding job of anyone in college basketball this season, and you wouldn't necessarily be wrong.
6 numbers that illustrate how improbable Leicester City’s title run was | SBNation.com
It's not just their long odds at the bookies that are stunning.