TGIF, ‘Nova Nation! The Big East coaches keep coming with those fire takes. After Chris Mack opined that Jalen Brunson likely had wires under his face, I present to you Creighton coach Greg McDermott.
Creighton coach Greg McDermott on Villanova: "It's a video game, their offense."— Dan Gelston (@APgelston) February 2, 2018
I think I’ve still got Mack as the title holder, but I am enjoying this new Wells Fargo Center tradition in the press room.
And now, the “news.”
Video: Can Jalen Brunson win National Player of the Year? | MSN
‘Inside College Basketball’ analysts discuss the whether Villanova Wildcats Jalen Brunson will be national player of the year on Brick or Bucket.
Biggest breakout players in college basketball | ESPN
Didn't know much about Mikal Bridges before the season? Or Keita Bates-Diop? Well, you should now. And they aren't alone among players who seemingly out of nowhere are having a big year.
Vols' Rick Barnes commits minor NCAA violation using his own money to boost assistant's salary | ESPN
Tennessee basketball coach Rick Barnes committed a minor NCAA violation by paying money out of his own pocket to supplement the salary of one of his assistant coaches.