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  1. Frank Haith sends a break-up text

    Eamonn Brennan

    By the final season of its six-year run, "Sex and the City" was almost self-parody. Whatever spark existed early in its run was mostly gone. The things critics reviled in the two "SatC" movies was already sprouting late in the TV show's run: will-she...

    Blog | April 18, 2014
  2. Bubble Watch Friday afternoon update

    Eamonn Brennan

    Here's what's bubbling now. First the ACC, where Pitt is now a lock. At this point, any team with a cat-related mascot and a couple of close games in their rearview gets slapped with the "Cardiac Cats" nickname. Pittsburgh actually earned it. All ...

    Blog | March 14, 2014
  3. Georgia's emotional night stings Missouri

    Eamonn Brennan

    There are two ways to look at Georgia's 70-64 overtime win at No. 21 Missouri Wednesday, and in this order: with your heart, and with your head. As the overtime seconds wound down, after Georgia corralled the final rebound and sank the perfunctory...

    Blog | January 09, 2014
  4. Penalties could have been much worse for former Miami coach and c...

    Eamonn Brennan

    Frank Haith will be forced to sit five games for what happened under his watch at Miami. For him, and for his future at Missouri, it should feel like he got off pretty easy.

    Story | Conversation | October 07, 2013
  5. Some rivalries can survive realignment

    Eamonn Brennan

    Just how powerful is conference realignment? In a sports world full of clumsy, inane analogies to armed conflict, the Border War -- the centurylong rivalry between Kansas and Missouri -- legitimately deserved its designation. The Jayhawks and Tige...

    Blog | September 12, 2013
  6. Saddle Up: Indiana wants it all

    Eamonn Brennan

    Saddle Up is our semi-daily preview of the night's best basketball action. Arkansas at Missouri, 7 p.m. ET, ESPN Every now and then, you hear someone characterize Missouri as a team that can't go on the road. This is not entirely unfair -- the ...

    Blog | March 05, 2013
  7. Saturday's bubble winners, losers and more

    Eamonn Brennan

    As is customary this time of year, there was no shortage of bubbly college hoops action on this late-February Saturday. Let's tease out some winners and losers along the NCAA tournament cut line, shall we? WINNERS Kentucky: No question about it...

    Blog | February 24, 2013
  8. Frank Haith's attorney preaches caution

    Eamonn Brennan

    On Monday, CBS Sports' Jeff Goodman reported per a source that the NCAA was preparing to notify Missouri coach Frank Haith of allegations of unethical conduct and other violations as a result of the organization's probe into Miami booster Nevin Shapi...

    Blog | January 22, 2013
  9. The Frank Haith saga begins

    Eamonn Brennan

    In the 18 months since Yahoo! Sports released its bombshell report on Miami booster and Ponzi schemer Nevin Shapiro, Frank Haith has settled into a new job, dealt with widespread criticism of his hire, adjusted from last year's season-ending injury t...

    Blog | January 21, 2013
  10. Five observations from Saturday afternoon

    Eamonn Brennan

    1. Florida is that good. Yes, Missouri was missing leading scorer Laurence Bowers, and yes, the game was in Gainesville. Even so, what Florida did to Missouri on Saturday -- an 83-52 stomping that began in the first minute and never relented -- wa...

    Blog | January 19, 2013
  11. 10 observations from the Saturday that was

    Eamonn Brennan

    Here are yours truly's 10 big thoughts from the first January hoops Saturday of the year: 1. C.J. McCollum's injury looks like a real bummer. Before we eulogize McCollum's season, it's important to note that we don't know exactly what injury cause...

    Blog | January 05, 2013
  12. Missouri loses much with Dixon gone

    Eamonn Brennan

    Missouri fans have been waiting for weeks for guard Michael Dixon to return from a vaguely mandated indefinite suspension, probably assuming as I and many others have that Dixon's return was a not matter of if, but when. The school made a total re...

    Blog | November 30, 2012
  13. Best of the Best: Most Important Players

    Eamonn Brennan

    Unlike shooting or rebounding or point guard play or the variety of other specific basketball skills we've been highlighting in our Best of the Best lists throughout this week, the category of "most important" is far trickier to quantify. It depends ...

    Blog | November 02, 2012
  14. The Braggin' Rights game rolls on

    Eamonn Brennan

    One of the least welcome developments we college hoops fans are forced to face this season is the lack of a Missouri-Kansas Border War. Missouri's departure for the SEC left Kansas stung (understandably so, given that realignment almost left Kansas h...

    Blog | October 19, 2012
  15. After ejection, Haith ends Dutch exhibition

    Eamonn Brennan

    College basketball in August is rarely memorable, but this image stuck: the Georgetown Hoyas in China, isolated and outnumbered in a hostile gym, closing ranks as a massive brawl breaks out. Violent punches are thrown; chairs are grabbed; the crowd w...

    Blog | August 13, 2012
  16. Get your hoops-biased ESPYS ballots in

    Eamonn Brennan

    Fellow hoops fans, lend me your ears. The ESPYS Awards voting is now open, and you, the Internet voter with time to kill at work on a Wednesday afternoon, are directly responsible for the winners. You can click here to get started on all of the categ...

    Blog | June 27, 2012