North Carolina Tar Heels: 2009 National Champions

Posted in Blogroll on April 7th, 2009 by Michael Tillery

I can admit I was wrong. My foot is still in  mouth, so I’ll write what I have to say.

Yeah, I knew UNC was the best team, but just didn’t want to admit it. Maybe it was that Maize and Blue slip up that will forever horror my soul this time of year. I could care less and neither could you for it’s all immaterial. The North Carolina Tar Heels are the champions of this season’s collegiate scene. Because of work, my view of the game was limited to the first half, but that didn’t matter as well. Carolina shot out the box with disciplined precision, size, power and sauna wet jumpers splashed from the fingertips of hawk eyed Wayne Ellington–the MOP. Dude gave me flashbacks to to the game of Donald Williams’ 1993 dream and hit from anywhere and everywhere.

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Tuesday Morning Starting Five: April 7th, 2009

Posted in Blogroll on April 7th, 2009 by Michael Tillery

The 2009 Basketball Hall of Fame class is announced the day Carolina wins it. (USA Today)

Speaking of Mike, his son Marcus chooses UCF. (Orlando Sentinel)

Can Louisville, who boasts one of the baddest female talents on the basketball planet in Angel McCoughtry, stop UConn from going undefeated? (L.A. Times)

Jemele comments on racial profiling and Black athletes. (

John Hope Franklin and reparations. (Huffington Post)

Get it NY!!