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  1. Opportunity knocked: Who answered?

    Dana O'Neil

    RALEIGH, N.C. -- In late February, a weary salesman comes knocking on plenty a college basketball locker room door. His name is Opportunity and he's got a great pitch to peddle -- take advantage of me, of my one-time, two-time, three-time offer an...

    Blog | February 22, 2012
  2. Big East ignores its roots ... and for what?

    Dana O'Neil

    One time not too terribly long ago, men of vision ruled college athletics -- people like Dave Gavitt, who formed the Big East on little more than a notion that a conference comprised of East Coast schools could be something special. Today, we are...

    Blog | December 07, 2011
  3. Did Brian Gregory make right call in choosing Georgia Tech? -- co...

    Dana O'Neil

    When Georgia Tech hired Brian Gregory, some wondered if the Yellow Jackets had made the right decision. But perhaps the more accurate question is: Did Gregory choose wisely?

    Story | Conversation | August 01, 2011
  4. Villanova's Reggie Redding discusses sitting out after arrest

    Dana O'Neil

    Villanova's Reggie Redding discusses how a marijuana arrest is affecting his career.

    Story | Conversation | October 26, 2009
  5. Dana O'Neil: Kent State takes a chance, Tyree Evans finds a home

    Dana O'Neil

    Other schools passed on Tyree Evans. Kent State did not. A first-year coach and a risk-taking AD rolled the dice on the one-time mega-recruit, baggage and all.

    Story | Conversation | January 07, 2009
  6. Michigan State's Tom Izzo's success isn't a surprise to those who...

    Dana O'Neil

    Michigan State coach Tom Izzo has built a powerhouse at Michigan State. His success at Michigan State is no surprise to those who know him and work with him. Let them tell you why.

    Story | Conversation | July 02, 2014
  7. Referees made right call at end of Syracuse Orange-Duke Blue Devi...

    Dana O'Neil

    The controversial call in the waning seconds of Saturday's showdown between Syracuse and Duke was so close, at least in real time, that one veteran person in officiating management said he could see it being called either way.

    Story | Conversation | February 23, 2014
  8. Oklahoma State coach Travis Ford could have helped Marcus Smart

    Dana O'Neil

    Marcus Smart was the one who shoved a fan, but Oklahoma State coach Travis Ford didn't step in over the days and weeks leading up to the incident, a time when it was clear Smart's demeanor was clearly changing and becoming more reckless.

    Story | Conversation | February 09, 2014
  9. Syracuse-Georgetown is fitting for the final Big East tournament ...

    Dana O'Neil

    As the Big East prepares to close its doors, Syracuse-Georgetown at Madison Square Garden is the only appropriate way to go out, writes Dana O'Neil.

    Story | Conversation | March 14, 2013
  10. O'Neil: Thompsons get last laugh

    Dana O'Neil

    WASHINGTON D.C. -- The two bookends sat in the front and back of the room, one tucked behind the television cameras, the other before them. It's been that way for some time for John Thompson Jr. and John Thompson III, though the roles have reverse...

    Blog | March 09, 2013
  11. Thompson family and their Georgetown Hoyas send Syracuse packing ...

    Dana O'Neil

    A father who helped start the rivalry. A son who closed it out with a resounding victory. On a nostalgic day in the nation's capital, John Thompson III's Hoyas pounded Syracuse for the Big East title and John Thompson Jr. got the last laugh.

    Story | Conversation | March 09, 2013
  12. Villanova grabs tourney ticket, definitively

    Dana O'Neil

    PHILADELPHIA -- Jay Wright was sitting at J.D. McGillicuddy's doing his radio show Monday night when the Villanova coach glanced up at one of the television screens in the restaurant. He looked right in time to see the most popular graphic of the ...

    Blog | March 06, 2013
  13. NCAA tournament 2012 -- Reading into the fortunes of 66-team fiel...

    Dana O'Neil

    Time to break down why it will go well -- or poorly -- for each of the tourney teams.

    Story | Conversation | March 14, 2012
  14. 2012 NCAA tournament - Fab Melo's absence leaves a void for Syrac...

    Dana O'Neil

    Syracuse has faced considerable controversy and distractions this season and has brushed all of it aside. Fab Melo's absence, coming at the worst possible time, is one the Orange cannot ignore.

    Story | Conversation | March 13, 2012
  15. Coach's corner: Belmont's Rick Byrd

    Dana O'Neil

    An avid golfer and golf fan, Rick Byrd knows a thing or two about trying to win the big one. "You got to knock on the door a few times before you get in," the Belmont coach said. Byrd and his Bruins have rapped the NCAA tournament knocker four...

    Blog | March 06, 2012
  16. Coach's Corner: VCU's Shaka Smart

    Dana O'Neil

    Six years ago, George Mason did the impossible, upsetting its way to the Final Four. In 2010 Butler made impossible happen again, getting within one half-court heave of a national title. By the time last year's title game ended, we were all believ...

    Blog | February 14, 2012