- Mar 28, 2018
Cinderella Loyola-Chicago Team Highlights March Madness
If you had Loyola-Chicago in your Final Four, stand up and take a bow. You might be the only person in America who did. But that’s why we...
- Mar 16, 2018
Pac-12 Disasters Continue
It may seem like beating a dead horse, but we’d be remiss not to comment on the Pac-12’s pathetic performance in the NCAA Basketball...
- Mar 14, 2018
Fifty years ago this month, I wrote a story for the Stanford Observer about “a man who never stops hustling.” The man’s name was Mark...
- Mar 5, 2018
Jennifer Azzi has always been a pioneer. And she’s always been a winner. She joined a nascent Stanford women’s basketball program and led...
- Feb 26, 2018
The NCAA Amateurism Sham
The news keeps getting worse. The college basketball recruiting scandal that blew up in September with the FBI indictments of several...
- Feb 19, 2018
The Swimsuit Chronicles
I must be getting old. Like most red-blooded American boys and men, I used to look forward to the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. It...
- Feb 16, 2018
Another week. Another school shooting. Another bunch of flags flown at half mast. Another bunch of lawmakers in the pocket of the NRA...
- Feb 13, 2018
Appreciating Mike Montgomery
He came from a small, under-the-radar school. He took a job everyone believed was impossible. He inherited a program that had posted two...
- Feb 9, 2018
The Signing Day Circus
Wednesday was “National Signing Day” in college football, the day when hundreds of high school recruits make their choice of colleges...
- Feb 5, 2018
Super Bowl Postmortem, Women's Hoops
The best thing about Super Bowls involving the New England Patriots is that they’re always great games. New England has played in eight...