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@DickieV @wpunj_edu June 18

My daily post theme for 2017 is on Colleges and Universities.

The plan for starting my blog back in 2014 was at the urging of fellow coaching colleagues to share posts on leadership and/or motivation. 565 more words

Universities And Colleges

Dickie V has a surprise team winning the ACC this season

Dickie V recently gave us his top five schools featuring Arizona, Michigan State, Kentucky, Kansas and Louisville. While the Cardinals were a bit of a surprise addition to the list, they did bring in a top-10 recruiting class and bring back some good talent in V.J. 184 more words


Dickie V's preseason top 5 schools is missing one major blue blood

It is prime transfer season in college basketball and thus, also the time of year when preseason rankings come out. Dick Vitale has decided to drop his top five list and there is a notable heavy hitter missing from it. 200 more words


Dick Vitale signs new extension, will be with ESPN through 2019-2020 season

Dick Vitale’s time on ESPN will span into the four-decade mark, thanks to his new deal announced on Monday.

Vitale signed a contract extension with the network that will take him through the 2019-20 season — which will be his 41st on ESPN. 235 more words


ESPN makes a decision on the future of one of its longest-tenured personalities

ESPN has suffered through the worst of its layoffs now and it’s been looking for some wins. It looks like the Worldwide Leader in Sports has found yet another win with its latest contract extension. 196 more words

College Basketball

Dickie V says one of the youngest teams in college basketball will be the best this season

Dickie V is certainly considered a college basketball insider and analyst, but he has been known to give some crazy takes on the subject. This tweet is no different as he is claiming one of the youngest teams in the country will be the best for this upcoming season: 224 more words