2010 Salaries of Conference Commissioners...
Courtesy of USA Today, there’s a lot of people in positions of power getting rich on college athletics… Larry Scott (Pac-12) - $1.9 million (also received a $1.9 million loan) Jim Delany (Big Ten) - nearly $1.8 million Dan Beebe (Big 12) - nearly $1.7 million John Swofford (ACC) - nearly $1.5 million Mike Slive (SEC) - $1 million+ Britton Banowsky (CUSA) - nearly $900,000 John...
Among the other assistants is San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich, who...– This is from a 2004 article, but few people know that Spurs head coach and four-time NBA champion Gregg Popovich spent a full sabbatical year learning from UNC legend Dean Smith in the 1980s. Is it any wonder the Spurs are widely regarded as the most fundamentally sound team in the NBA?
The men’s committee reviewed blocking and charging plays and the impact of the...– NCAA.org, discussing recommendations for officials becoming more consistent with the block/charge rule next season.
A 1957 article in Life magazine titled “What It Took to Get Wilt”...– This quote from a Grantland piece describing Wilt vs. Elgin on the streets of DC in summer 1957 brings up the point that fans tend to forgive and forget any wrongdoing by teams/players in the refractory glow of past glory.
Looking forward to this documentary coming out about Medora (Indiana) High School basketball. The producers need additional funding to finish off what appears to be a fantastic flick, where “Hoop Dreams” meets “Hoosiers.” Get over there and donate a few bucks.