|The crowd at last night's UCLA game. There's been a lot of this this season. (US PRESSWIRE)|
By Matt Norlander
I can't believe this article is real and the people in it said those words. // Karate glamour shots, oh my. // The federal invesitgation of the Jerry Sandusky case will make us squeamish once again. // On polls and their accuracy ...
★ Hoya Suxa, a snarky, fun Syracuse blog, is hanging it up. Before the end of the season? Shame.
★ Delvon Roe, who left Michigan State earlier this season due to an injury and to pursue acting, will partake in Senior Day this weekend. He won't play, but he will kiss midcourt.
★ The Bailey Leonard anecdote is the best thing about this story.
★ Will probably be the only time "girds" appears in a sports headline this year.
★ The loving Bob Ryan piece on Doris Burke that everyone passed around Thursday.
★ Quinnipiac advanced to the NEC semis last night, but also got a new leader atop the school's all-time scoreboard.
★ Loved this read by Mike Vorkunov on the skyhook.
★ The Sports Pickle gives us Ben Howland's Pyramid of Mediocrity.
★ Good job by Jason King here on PJ3. The ending of the story, to me, reads like, yeah, he's definitely, definitely gone after this season.
★ Is Binghamton ready to make its way back? If you never knew the story of Bearcats hoops, you're going to want to read this.
★ One in four top-100 recruits transfer.
★ Game day in Krzyzewskiville.
★ Brilliant post by Henry Abbott. Read that, Jeff Goodman, and repeat after Abbott: I'm not into numbers -- I just use them.
★ Which conference tournaments will be treacherous viewing for bubble teams?
♬ It's Friday and if I want to blast some Bad Religion I'm going to.