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  1. On the hunt for post-realignment rivalries

    Eamonn Brennan

    In 1985, Philadelphia Inquirer photographer Tom Gralish won a Pulitzer Prize for his photo essay on the Philadelphia homeless. Gralish's work, composed in black and white, was stark and haunting, but for different reasons than you might expect. Not o...

    Blog | July 11, 2013
  2. Stan Heath's extension well-deserved

    Eamonn Brennan

    On Friday, South Florida announced some rather positive all-around athletics news: Both football coach Skip Holtz and men's hoops coach Stan Heath were awarded contract extensions last week. Holtz's deal was extended until 2017; Heath's deal was exte...

    Blog | July 09, 2012
  3. What to watch in Sunday's games

    Eamonn Brennan

    Slowly but surely -- OK, quickly and furiously -- we've arrived at the final day of the first weekend of the greatest sports competition in the world. (I used to be somewhat sheepish writing that, what with the World Cup and the Olympics and so on, b...

    Blog | March 18, 2012
  4. What to watch for in Friday's games

    Eamonn Brennan

    After a relatively mild third day of NCAA tournament action Thursday, does Friday promise more excitement? Close games? A buzzer-beater? Something? Beggars can't be choosers, but we can be hopers. As we pray to the basketball gods for all the tour...

    Blog | March 16, 2012
  5. What we learned from Saturday afternoon

    Eamonn Brennan

    Believe it or not, a certain massive matchup in Durham, N.C., isn't the only college hoops game on the schedule today. Hard to believe, I know, but it's true. Here's a look at much of the action -- bubble and otherwise -- that served as the appeti...

    Blog | March 03, 2012
  6. The Morning After: Bubble Watch edition

    Eamonn Brennan

    The Morning After is our semi-daily recap of last night's best basketball action. Yesterday, my editor worked 18 hours. When he arrived at the office, it was February. When he left, it was March. Sweet, glorious March. Which is a little like my arriv...

    Blog | March 01, 2012
  7. TMA: Is it possible to have a marquee loss?

    Eamonn Brennan

    The Morning After is our semidaily recap of last night's best basketball action. It takes its romantic cues from Evelyn Waugh. No. 2 Syracuse 56, South Florida 48: We're getting to the point of the season when almost every game either (a) affects ...

    Blog | February 23, 2012
  8. What we learned from Saturday afternoon

    Eamonn Brennan

    Here are a few things we learned from the biggest games Saturday afternoon. Check back later for analysis of tonight's games. No. 3 Ohio State 58, No. 20 Wisconsin 52: Ohio State is hardly a breakneck team, but its adjusted tempo this season is 68...

    Blog | February 04, 2012
  9. Vermont victim of outdated technology?

    Eamonn Brennan

    You don't know what you've got 'till it's gone. It applies to pretty much everything: girlfriends, beef jerky, M83 songs. Video replay in college hoops is no different. Before the video monitors became available, referees had to go by what they saw. ...

    Blog | November 14, 2011
  10. Best Case/Worst Case: Big East

    Eamonn Brennan

    The summer previewing tour continues every Monday, Wednesday and Friday with Summer Shootaround, our exhaustive August look at key college hoops conferences. In addition to helping out with the Shootarounds, yours truly will be adding some r...

    Blog | August 25, 2010
  11. Can South Florida take the next step?

    Eamonn Brennan

    South Florida coach Stan Heath had a pretty good Fourth of July weekend. While you were grilling meats and laying on the lake and driving around in the countryside looking at fireworks -- or, you know, whatever you were doing -- Heath was locking dow...

    Blog | July 06, 2010
  12. Bye bye to the double bye?

    Eamonn Brennan

    Since the conference expanded to 16 teams, the Big East has used a rather unique system in scheduling its conference tournament. Under that system, the top four seeds, as decided by the regular season, receive double-byes in the Big East tournament; ...

    Blog | May 21, 2010
  13. Don't cry for jilted Cinderellas

    Eamonn Brennan

    We're officially at that point of the tournament selection process where perceptions are pretty well solidified, and those perceptions carry over into the aftermath of the selection process. Normally, after the committee seeds the field, there is ...

    Blog | March 14, 2010
  14. Saddle Up: Five things about today

    Eamonn Brennan

    Saddle Up is our daily preview of the day's best basketball action. We're officially into that oh-so-awesome part of the season when a healthy portion of your daily hoops regimen will be happening during the day, necessitating Saddle Up's move to the...

    Blog | March 10, 2010
  15. TMA: Wave goodbye

    Eamonn Brennan

    The Morning After is our semi-daily recap of last night's hoops. Try not to make it awkward. No. 3 Purdue 59, Minnesota 58: We'll get to the implications of Robbie Hummel's injury -- the extent of which is still unknown -- and the effect it will ...

    Blog | February 25, 2010
  16. Saddle Up: Life on the bubble

    Eamonn Brennan

    Saddle Up is our daily preview of the hoops your TV wants you to watch. Here's Wednesday night's rundown. Don't let anyone tell you the college basketball regular season doesn't matter. It does. Wednesday night doesn't boast a single match up betw...

    Blog | February 24, 2010