Adonis Thomas Adds to Hometown Talent at Memphis

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Entering just his third season as the head coach of the Memphis Tigers, Josh Pastner has locked down recruiting in his backyard.  That continues next year when McDonald’s All-American Adonis Thomas will join an already young, but extremely talented Tiger team that returns all but one key contributor from a year ago.

(This is a Paul M. Banks/David Kay collaboration)

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College Hoops 101 (3/16/11)

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There is doing work and then there is what I did during Conference Tournament week.  I was to watching college basketball what Bob Knight is to pump fakes; obsessed.  I did not reach my goal of watching all 15 Big East Tournament games but I did set a single week record for games watched. Plus, my final bracketology also held its own against Joe Lunardi’s which I consider a great success.  Now, let the madness begin!

If you are unfamiliar with College Hoops 101, it is a weekly feature here at The Sports Bank that breaks down everything you need to know going on in the world of college basketball.  I will look back at the conference tourneys and break down what to expect in the opening weekend of the NCAA Tournament.

By: David Kay
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College Hoops 101

By: David Kay

Six days until Selection Sunday.  Beginning tomorrow, non-stop college basketball all over the television.  The Sports Bank is THE place to go for everything you need to know about the conference tourneys, NCAA Tournament, and hell, even the NIT.

I will be live blogging this week during the Big East Tournament.  TSB founder Paul M. Banks will be covering the Big Ten Tournament this weekend in Indianapolis, the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament in Milwaukee, the Sweet 16 and Elite 8 in St. Louis, and the Final Four in Indianapolis.  Yes, Banks will be doing more traveling than Willy Loman during the next month.

Onto College Hoops 101… In this week’s edition conference tournament predictions, plus I am now just ten games away from hitting the 274-game watched mark.
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