Here’s Geno Auriemma slapping Baylor coach Kim Mulkey on the butt

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AP photographer Jessica Hill took this photo of Geno Auriemma apparently slapping Kim Mulkey on the butt. And just when you say to yourself, “Auriemma couldn’t be slapping her on the butt”, Auriemma goes ahead and confirms it to the the Connecticut Post’s Rich Elliott.

There won’t be any storming the court in Cameron Indoor Stadium on Mike Krzyzewski’s watch

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The Duke Blue Devils mounted a second half comeback to beat rival North Carolina 73-68 in the first of two meetings between the schools. And though Duke, who is ranked #4 in the country and at home, was expected to beat an unranked UNC squad, Duke students still felt that the win warranted them storming […]

San Diego State’s Jamaal Franklin threw himself an alley off the backboard in the middle of last night’s game against Fresno State

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A player throwing themselves an alley off the backboard isn’t something we hadn’t seen before. In fact, a player throwing themselves in a game is also something we hadn’t seen before. But this particular instance is different. Very different. For one, this wasn’t an All-Star game. This was a game that actually counted. Secondly, and […]

Geno Auriemma on schools leaving Big East: ‘I hope they all leave tomorrow’

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UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma is a man who doesn’t hold his tongue. If he has an opinion on something, he lets it fly. So predictably when he was asked his opinion on the 7 Catholic schools fleeing the Big East, he once again didn’t hold his tongue. And those 7 schools were the […]

Geno Auriemma wants the rims lowered in women’s college basketball

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We’re not breaking any news here when we say that interest in watching women’s college basketball isn’t exactly on an uptick. And if you ask most sports fans you’ll hear the same reasons: the game is too slow; the game isn’t exciting and on and on and on. As for remedies to these issues, there […]

Jim Boeheim says Rick Pitino is “full of sh*t” (UPDATE)

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Big East media day is underway in New York. The proceedings are usually rather tame because coaches just sit there and give their take on the upcoming season. But things quickly turned festive when Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim spoke with reporters.

UNC fundraiser resigns after investigation reveals that he and Tami Hansbrough took personal trips at university’s expense

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Former UNC chief fundraiser Matt Kupec resigned on Sunday after an internal investigation revealed that he took personal trips with university fundraiser Tami Hansbrough, the mother of former UNC star Tyler Hansbrough, all at the university’s expense. According to the News & Observer, Chancellor Holden Thorp informed Kupec that a review of his travel with […]

Billy Gillispie is likely done, so let’s reminisce about the time Gregg Doyel wrote that Gillispie is the ‘only’ choice for Kentucky

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Jeff Goodman of CBS Sports wrote a scathing piece about how current Texas Tech coach Billy Gillispie has mistreated pretty much everyone he has come in contact with in Lubbock. The piece gives a detailed account of allegations that will seemingly destroy Gillispie’s coaching career. And if even a portion of Goodman’s allegations are true, […]

Kentucky assistant Rod Strickland arrested for driving with a suspended license

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University of Kentucky assistant coach Rod Strickland was arrested Thursday morning on charges of driving on a suspended license, failure to signal and having no vehicle registration. Strickland was arrested in April 2010 on a DUI charge and after pleading guilty, his license was suspended from April 15, 2010 until April 15, 2011. But strangely, […]

Marcus Jordan arrested on disorderly conduct charges

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Marcus Jordan was arrested early Sunday morning after police found him to be “very animated, intoxicated and uncooperative” following a disturbance outside a hotel in downtown Omaha. According to a news report, police responded to a disturbance at the Embassy Suites in Omaha and found security attempting to restrain Jordan as he was arguing with […]

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