The 5@10 is on the road, so it's going to be brief today. Our five things will be an answer from Mack McCarthy and a top four list.
From the 5@10
What's it like to be a double digit seed and survive the first weekend?
From Coach Mac
The week between the wins over Georgia and Illinois and the Sweet Sixteen was exciting and a whirlwind. We were obviously inundated with media requests, which was actually enjoyable. The national recognition that Chattanooga basketball received that week was truly unbelievable. The attention was most gratifying for that particular team, but also for the all teams that built the brand of "Chattanooga basketball" all the way back to Murray Arnold and Ron Shumate. Finally, the most fun was seeing the pure joy on the faces of the fans who had supported the Mocs for years. Thanks for the memories.
Top four Atlanta sports icons -- the Stone Mount Rushmore if you will:
Furman Bisher, Bobby Cox, Deion Sanders, dominique Wilkins.
We'll check back later with some tourney updates.
Jay was named the Sports Editor of the Times Free Press in 2003 and started with the newspaper in May 2002 as the Deputy Sports Editor. He was born and raised in Smyrna, Ga., and graduated from Auburn University before starting his newspaper career in 1997 with the Newnan (Ga.) Times Herald. Stops in Clayton and Henry counties in Georgia and two years as the Sports Editor of the Marietta (Ga.) Daily Journal preceded Jay’s ...