Huuuuuuuuuuump Daaaaaaaaaay! Great win last night. And really great job all of you with your cheering and jeering. Always a pleasure to be with you in the gamethread.
McDonald's All-American nominations went live yesterday, and Jermaine Samuels got a bid out of Massachusetts. Good for him! Curiously, Dhamir Cosby-Roundtree did not get one out of Pennsylvania and looking at the list, I'm more than perplexed. DCR has been having a monster senior season thus far - and while I'm sure those other kids are too - he's one of the most high-profile names in the state.
And now, the "news."
2017 McDonald's All-American nominations announced | USA TODAY
Jermaine Samuels got the nod in Massachusetts, but Dhamir Cosby-Roundtree doesn't in Pennsylvania.
Player of the Year Power Rankings: Frank Mason III makes up ground on Josh Hart | CollegeBasketballTalk
Is it still a two-horse race?
Georgetown Transfer Isaac Copeland Commits to Nebraska | Corn Nation
The 6’9" guard brings much needed talent to the Huskers.
Florida State basketball is finally turning blue chip talent into actual wins | SBNation.com
The Seminoles are off to the best start in program history, just in time for a ferocious stretch in the ACC.
Northwestern basketball player Jordan Hankins found dead | CollegeBasketballTalk
The 19-year old was found dead in her room on Monday afternoon.
Unanimous decision expands FIFA World Cup to 48 teams from 2026 | FIFA.com
FIFA voted to expand the World Cup to 48 teams and a lot of people are angry Get ready for an extremely sleepy group stage and a lot of bad teams.
Villanova Wildcats need Kris Jenkins to be all-around and 'smoove' | ESPN
Kris Jenkins showed that he can be more than a "smoove" shooter in Villanova's rout of Xavier, inspiring the No. 3 Wildcats with his all-around play.
No. 3 Villanova routs No. 15 Xavier as Hart, Jenkins score 20 apiece | CollegeBasketballTalk
The Wildcats made a statement by mollywhopping the second-most talented team in the conference.
No. 10 West Virginia upsets No. 1 Baylor, the 4th No. 1 team to lose this season | SBNation.com
Another top-ranked team goes down, and this time it was a blowout.