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SEC Power Rankings-Oh, Let's Do It Edition

February 28, 2010

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For the first time since 2008, the Lady Bucs will be playing for the Gulf South Conference championship, beginning Thursday when they face Valdosta State at 12:30 p.m. in Southaven, Mississippi. While the girls are ecstatic about the GSC Tournament, the folks in Knoxville are about as ecstastic about another top-3 upset, this time beating […]

Just win, baby

February 25, 2010

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Six years has passed since the Lady Bucs made the Gulf South Conference tournament and everyday the women’s basketball team practice in Canale Arena, they’re reminded of the empty space reserved for the day that a GSC title banner hangs on the south wall of the gym. Of course, with the way the Lady Bucs […]

Greatest Basketball Programs in the South: #6 Arkansas Razorbacks

February 24, 2010

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University of Arkansas-Fayetteville Location: Fayetteville, Arkansas Nickname: Razorbacks Reason for Nickname: The Arkansas athletic teams has been called the Razorbacks since 1910 after a student pep rally led by then-football coach Hugo Bezdek, who said that the football team played like a band of “Razorback Hogs”. Colors: Cardinal and White Conference: Southeastern Home Court: Bud […]

Greatest Basketball Programs of the South: North Carolina State Wolfpack

February 22, 2010

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North Carolina State University Location: Raleigh, North Carolina Nickname: Wolfpack Reason for Nickname: The name was adopted in 1922 when a disgruntled fan described the behavior of the student body at athletic events as being “like a wolf pack.” Colors: Red and White Conference: Atlantic Coast Home Court: RBC Center (19,722 capacity) Conference Regular Season […]

South's Greatest Basketball Programs: #8 Memphis Tigers

February 22, 2010

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Girl on the left is one of Memphis’ most prized alums. Shouts to Lakeyn Foutch. Memphis Tigers Location: Memphis, Tennessee Nickname: Tigers Reason For Nickname: An old yell that started when the school was founded in 1912, it was not until 1939 when the school officially adopted the Tigers as its nickname. Colors: Blue and […]

SEC Power Rankings-J-Love Edition

February 21, 2010

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Today is Jennifer Love Hewitt’s 31st birthday, meaning that once again Charlie Zettegren is a lucky man (wait, second because yours truly share his birthday with Bob Knight), so in honor of her, this week’s SEC Power Rankings will be an edition dedicated to the beautiful Jennifer Love Hewitt. So here we go: 1. Kentucky […]

Pinkout

February 21, 2010

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