Wakeup Call: Who are the best coaches for the money?

Xavier's Chris Mack comes in at No. 7 on Forbes' list of best-for-the-buck coaches. (US Presswire)

That was some decent hoop on Tuesday night. Our expectations of so many teams remain in flux. Expectations of the Wakeup Call remain good, I hope. Here are your hump day reads.

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Wolf Man lives like a wolf. || Awesome video of a 22-year-old James Taylor covering The Beatles. || Bunch of boys have grown up to be men -- but are still playing "tag." || If there's a sinkhole sucking up a building, I'm not within 200 yards of that thing. || Meet the newest oldest living American.

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Moving Pictures and Music

»» If you missed it, Nerlens Noel threw a block party, but this ESPN highlight/recap doesn't even include his best one. It does shine a light on Marshall Henderson's antics, though.

Is it wrong that I'm starting to like The Raconteurs (that's an awesome band website) more than the White Stripes?


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