Thirty years coaching in the same major college program. National championship hardware won. Eventually fired, but asked to hang around by the school president.
Teams ready for first round at McKenzie Arena
12:15: You’re looking live into my apartment, and we’re getting started with LSU-Butler called by Jim Nantz and...Clark Kellogg! Normally, Nantz would be joined by a curmudgeon that even the strongest anti-depressants would fail against. But Billy Packer has other interests — according to Wikipedia, he hired a psychic to find the weapon in the O.J. murder case and plays golf courses in reverse, from green to tee. It’s on Wikipedia, so you know it’s true.
Out on the court, the visiting College of Charleston Cougars were about to stun Davidson. Along press row, ESPN’s Dick Vitale was about to utter words to all but eliminate the shock and bitterness of that unexpected defeat.