CSTV Daily News is jam-packed with news: The Big 5 (Philly) gets extended through the 2009-2010 season, Redick gets sentence to (just) community service, Coach K preaches to the Puke lacrosse "team", Matt Drama holds open tryouts at SMU, Dwight Boetner leaves Colorado, while Rice, Colorado State, Mizzou, and UIC announce their 2006-2007 season schedules.
Big Deli, 300+lb former UMass center was dismissed from Sacred Heart. Actual name: Jeff Salvoski
Andy Katz reports in his semi-free blog (link on the left column) that the highly-anticipated Dec 21 Duke - Gonzaga game gets a new appetizer game (Seton Hall - Virginia Tech), after the Pitt - South Carolina game fell apart. He also talks about MAC's (MAC, the conference) quest for a 2nd NCAA bid.
CHN 144 previews continue with two tough teams: South Carolina and Akron. Currently at #61 which indicates that we are about two months away from the start of the new season. WOW!
CSTV and Bill Hodges report updates on mid-majors, including a couple of transfer-outs from trendy mid-majors. Meanwhile tough Bucknell gets another verbal, BYU loses one and it looks like Daniel Hackett is good to go for 2006-07 for USC (graduated high-school in three years by taking extra classes)
Coming Soon: Report on the College Basketball Coaches Golf challenge broadcast on the Golf Channel today.