The money and its poster boy, Lane Kiffin, have tainted our game. It has created a mentality of “what’s in it for me” and has left fans of the college game wondering how the stink from behind closed doors got “baseball bad”.
April 2nd, 2009 was officially dubbed Jerry Angelo Day by a Chicago radio station after the Bears GM acquired Jay Cutler in a trade with Denver Broncos. An analysis of the Cutler trade shows that while the price was high, at least hope is now alive.
Harangody is a serious candidate for player of the year and has been averaging almost 25 points per game all season, with 13 rebounds dominating the glass for the Irish throughout their season. Thatâ€™s not the problem, the problem is Luke cannot carry the team alone.
Minnesota basketball is enjoying unseen success, since the addition of Tubby Smith. The team has exploded out of the gate to 11-0 and entered the nationâ€™s top 20. They are sitting at 16-1, now, with their only loss coming to a seriously tough Michigan State team.
Thus far in the Big Ten hoops season, itâ€™s clear that there are some contenders this year, namely Michigan State and Minnesota. Michigan is back on the rise and we’ll see if Purdue can battle back from injury woes and early losses to pop out of a slump.