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Let’s be honest for a second

May 4, 2010


In March, I wrote that El Paso and the Conference USA tournament would be a bad idea. While I got a bunch of positive responses from my friends at, the people in El Paso wasn’t too happy with what I said. “This guy [referring to me] acts like an arrogant spoiled brat,” a guy […]

Conference USA: Coaching retreads lives here

March 31, 2010


In the 18 days since Houston won the Conference USA tournament, there’s been a huge wave of coaching changes in Conference USA. The dominos began to fall when Houston’s Tom Penders stepped down after the Cougars’ first-round exit in the NCAA Tournament. After Jeff Lebo was fired at Auburn, he filled the void left by […]

Lesson learned from C-USA title game

March 13, 2010


I was going to write about leadership in Conference USA today, but since Jeffrey Howard tweeted me and said I was the only one in America watching the Conference USA Tournament, I figured writing about something positive on the conference versus writing another entry on the flaws of the conference would be better. Last weekend, […]