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Topic - Jay Bilas
The sweetest tale emerging from this year's NCAA tournament already included big-hearted Michigan State basketball star Adreian Payne and an 8-year-old fan battling cancer known as "Princess Lacey" to her Twitter followers - and now ESPN analyst Jay Bilas is aboard.
Until late last week, $179.95 bought an "officially licensed" autographed photo of Reggie Bush from the online bazaar slathered with NCAA logos. Yes, that Reggie Bush.
There is dribbling, lots of dribbling, in college basketball these days. There is bumping and banging, lots of bumping and banging. Not to mention all the grabbing and tripping and colliding.
College basketball teams have been offensively challenged all season, at times struggling to score 50 points. And as one coach says, no one is enjoying the drop-off.
Would someone please remind me again of the problem with college basketball? I recall some consternation between Selection Sunday and opening-round action in the NCAA tournament, but it's fuzzy.
The Big East can lay claim right now to being the best basketball conference in America.
Mike Krzyzewski and Dean Smith are on the verge of sharing a spot in the record books _ even if only for a few days.
"There's a part of it that's kind of surreal," Bilas said. "I played for him and committed to play for him when I'd never heard of him. His wins were in the double digits then. To see him approaching 900 wins and have banked all this incredible success, on one hand, makes you feel old and, on the other, makes you feel incredibly fortunate. I'm 25 years out of school and my coach is still where I played."
"The way I look at it is, if this were a race, we've watched the initial couple of laps and the jockeying for position and now's the meat of the race," Bilas said. "Everybody knows what they have to do. Now it's just a question of who's going to go out and do it."