If a committee decided college basketball's Final Four, who would be in? Who would be out? Who would be in the conversation?
Rick Majerus has been gone for nearly a year, but the former Utah and Saint Louis coach continues to make an impact.
The Pac-12 is trying to gain credibility on the national stage. A TV deal helps. But in the end, it's about the product on the court, which shows the conference still has something to prove.
Life didn't offer Rick Majerus handouts or fast tracks. Instead, it offered him opportunities -- and he attacked every one in his own unique way, partnering curiosity with intellect to form a successful career despite a litany of hurdles.