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Final Four: Wisconsin Badgers look to make 3rd time in Final Four the charm......

I have always had a lot of respect for the Wisconsin Badgers approach to playing the game of basketball. Dick Bennett, who coached the Badgers to their last Final Four appearance in 2000, deployed a deliberate style of basketball that was sometimes frustrating to watch by some fans, but was equally frustrating to play against for opposing teams. 463 more words

College Sports


RICHMOND, Va. – About 70 miles separate the campuses of VCU and Virginia, a little more than an hour for even the most conservative drivers. But it’s the figurative divide, not the physical, between the two schools that has kept their men’s basketball teams apart for 15 years. 1,439 more words

Men's Basketball

The Lake County Y Dream House

You have 2 more weeks to tour the 2012 Lake County Y Dream House.  This is the 19th year for the project, which raises money for various projects at the Y.  288 more words


Never doubt the defense of a Bennett coached team. A look into his Virginia Cavaliers.

It is tough to understand Virginia’s surprising run this year without mentioning Tony Bennett. Just can’t do it. Why? Because this isn’t the first time that he has turned a program around using his tough defensive schemes. 1,570 more words

College Hoops

The Next Rebuilding Project

On Sunday I attended the Cougar Women’s basketball team’s final home game of the year. Attendance for the game was 675.

The Cougars lost for the 24th time this season. 542 more words

Cougar Women's Basketball