While Cinderellas like Bradley and George Mason got most of the press attention in the aftermath of this weekend's NCAA Men's Basketball ball, Pat Forde, espn.com's top college-basketball guru, found time last night to devote his on-line wrap-up column to saluting U of M backup point guard Andre Allen, whose two stellar performances turned a lot of heads in Dallas. "The little man absolutely lacks fear," noted Forde, "which is a key ingredient on the grand stage of March." Here's the link.
The Memphis Tigers advanced to the NCAA Sweet Sixteen for the first time since 1995 by beating Bucknell this afternoon, 72-56. The Tigers, who also set a school record for victories with 32, were led by Antonio Anderson with 13 points, one of seven Tigers who scored at least eight points. (click on headline for more)