Here's a video from our own Nick Fasulo giving a fitting tribute to Jim Calhoun on the day of his retirement announcement. Can't disagree with Nick at all. Calhoun's legacy was always going to be a complicated one. To paint him as having been an all good or all bad guy is a mistake. Like most powerful, successful people, Calhoun leaves a complicated legacy, but, as Nick says in the video, all of college basketball will miss his presence on the sideline.
Aside from winning THREE national championships, this will always be the Jim Calhoun moment folks remember most.
Here's a tiny peek at the commemorative uniforms that Syracuse will be wearing this weekend when
they get killed by they face USC in New York this Saturday. This picture is courtesy of the official Twitter account for Syracuse Athletics.
Here's the latest infographic created by my good friend Mark Hodgkin with the Big East highlighting that once again, fans of Big East teams will enjoy some of the best basketball in the country in 2012-2013.
Here's a look at Cincinnati's new red helmets that they'll wear at least Thursday night against Pittsburgh. As has become the trend, they're going with the matte color look. This picture is courtesy of ESPN's David Pollack who Tweeted it earlier today.
Temple quarterback Chris Coyer gets the quarterback's dream: a defender not looking. He does not waste the opportunity.
Ridiculous interception number two of the opening weekend for Big East football. This time, Northwestern against Syracuse.
Storm Johnson on a 3-yard TD run. #UCF 35, Akron 0 at halftime. Urban Meyer developing chronic case of NoTebow-itis!