John Calipari claims he doesn't need a national title for validation or for his legacy. But when you've been branded the best coach to have never won it all, it does matter. And John Calipari very much matters Monday night.
Joey Dorsey has survived that boneheaded pregame gaffe vs. Greg Oden, the mean streets of Baltimore and many tongue lashings from coach John Calipari to be here, a senior starter in the national championship game, writes Gene Wojciechowski.
The whittling of the NCAA tournament from 65 to four might not have been the most titillating hoops, but the Final Four is all set with scintillating story lines and the promise of great hoops this weekend, writes Gene Wojciechowski.