Smallthoughts: Giant Killer Strike again… St.John’s Wins 3rd In a Row

We called St.John’s giant killers …now the giant killers have run their streak to 3 games in a row knocking off Marquette Golden Eagles 86-78. Here are the highlights of St. John’s beating a good Marquette team n Big East action, with a red hot Shamorie Ponds dropping 44.

Smallthoughts:Rave of the Week… Patrick Ewing

The Big Fella has returned to Georgetown. Long Over due. After 15 years as an NBA assistant coach and schooling the likes of Dwight Howard and Yao Ming in his time as an assistant he now gets to run his own program. Some have questioned whether this was the right move for Georgetown because heContinue reading “Smallthoughts:Rave of the Week… Patrick Ewing”

Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday…John Wallace

John Wallace was expect to be a big player for the Knicks when he was drafted. At the time he had to fight for playing time behind Larry Johnson and Charles Oakley, and he played for a demanding defensive coach in Jeff Van Gundy so…Wallace never lived up to the billing. In college he wasContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday…John Wallace”

Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Billy Owens

Big things were expected of Billy Owens when he was selected in the 1991 NBA draft. 6’8 good handle for his size, solid rebounder and defender, he should have been a bigger star. In College he was as good as anyone in the country. The debate leading up to the draft was who do youContinue reading “Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Billy Owens”

If there were a need to fire somebody…now would be a good time

Remember when there was a time when former Indiana Hooiser head coach Bobby Knight would bully his players and the faculty at the school so bad that they were afriad to fire him? Do you remember how much everyone outside the school use to think what boorish behavior and that it was just him(Knight)? heContinue reading “If there were a need to fire somebody…now would be a good time”

Can you tell who is in what conference anymore in College sports

If you followed college football or college basketball, even a little it was simple enough to follow. It was like the sing along of follow the bouncing ball. The Big East was Boston College, UConn, Syracuse, Georgetown, St Johns, Providence, Seton Hall, the ACC was Virginia, North Carolina, North Carolina State, Duke, Maryland … youContinue reading “Can you tell who is in what conference anymore in College sports”