Daily Archives: March 3, 2008

And the winners are…

Wildcat Legend and the dude simply known as… dude.

In the inaugural “Forum Friday,” which I think is going to be far better than I originally imagined, W.L.dusted the competition, nearly doubling the number of votes captured by the runner-up, the incomparable Steve Dave. Although Steve Dave will argue that I ruined the integrity of his essay, the truth is I didn’t understand most of what he wrote. Nevertheless, look for S.D. in other capacities here at “K-Stated.”

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What’s the Big deal? (03/03)

Random musings from Monday’s Big 12 coaches’ teleconference call:

BILL Self is beating the drum for as many as SIX conference teams to make the NCAA Tournament. “I think that’s very realistic,” the Kansas coach said. “If RPI matters, I think we have six in the top 35 or something like that…” He believes the issue is the perception of the teams in the middle of the pack in the standings. “In my perspective, if you have a couple of teams that are 15-1, your league isn’t very good,” Self said. “We don’t have traditional powers at 8-6, 7-7… Those other leagues have teams traditionally in the hunt every year. We have as good of teams as anybody.”

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