For millions of Americans, the holiday season isn’t only a magical time because of the standard stocking stuffers and gingerbread houses, but also because it means college football bowl season is here (!!!!).
Our hats go off to the UConn women's basketball team for winning their 89th consecutive game! This latest win makes these talented ladies the winningest team in NCAA basketball history, topping the 88-game winning streak set in the 1970s by the UCLA men's basketball team.
This week we deviate from our typical Rival Rundown in two ways. First, we'll be covering a (women's!) basketball rivalry, as the athletic calendar moves into a new season. Second, this rivalry--between the University of Connecticut and the University of Tennessee--has been canceled!
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And so it begins. After 11 long, tortuous, pain-staking months of waiting... the Big Dance is finally here.
In 2008’s least shocking expose, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution dredged the sweat-stained pit of college academics and came up with, essentially, a national “dumb jock” joke....