How's your bracket looking after the first day? If you're like me, you're probably hoping for a better Day 2. If it's so bad that you're giving up on basketball and ready for football, then take a look at the latest news and notes around the SEC in today's lunch links.
Taking stock of Week 14 in the Big 12: Team of the week: After trailing by three scores for most of the game, Iowa State came roaring back with 17 straight points in the fourth quarter and ultimately prevailed 52-44 in a stunning, triple-overtime comeback.
about 2144 days ago | Jake Trotter | Texas Longhorns
Alabama head coach Anthony Grant announced the signing of three student-athletes on Wednesday, the first day of the men's basketball early signing period. Joining the Crimson Tide in 2014-15 will be ESPN 100 prospects Justin Coleman (Birmingham, Ala.
about 2163 days ago | RecruitingNation | NCB On The Trail
Truth? It's not a big campus visited weekend. Take a look at the pedestrian football schedule and you'll see what I mean. However, there are a few stragglers on campus this weekend, some of which are crucial to a few programs this year and next.
Vanderbilt coach Kevin Stallings landed a commitment from his second four-star prospect in as many weeks over the weekend when Matthew Fisher-Davis (Charlotte, N.C./Charlotte Christian) joined Wade Baldwin (Hillsborough, N.
about 2218 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
Reading through the typical recruiting jargon can be a difficult task, especially for the untrained eye, but suffice it to say that things aren't always what they seem. Some of the most misleading statements often include sayings like, "He has offers from," or "He chose school X over," or "He decommitted from," primarily because they consider only one side of the process.
about 2255 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
Class of 2014 three-star shooting guard Devin Mitchell (Lawrenceville, Ga./Collins Hill) committed to Alabama on Wednesday over offers from Wake Forest, Georgia, Kansas State and UAB to give coach Anthony Grant his third commitment in the past week.
about 2261 days ago | Reggie Rankin | NCB On The Trail