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A Great Article For a Monday Night


Its not often that I will say that another individual’s article is a must-read. Except for the occasional gem from Brian the Intern, I can take or leave most writing on the internet. But this one, like the Jason King piece from last week, is an exception. A UNC fan attended the game in Rupp on Saturday and wrote this piece on the atmosphere for the game. It captures dead-on the environment and the whole feeling in the arena. My favorite quote:

As the game wound down, you could sense that the crowd was happy not just about the win, but a return to relevance. And these people deserve it. It odd to say they “deserve” anything since this is a fanbase blessed with more wins than anyone in college basketball history; but they do. People that care this much about basketball should have a Top 10 team. It’s just good for the sport.

He is right. UK fans do deserve it, and Saturday was an example of how it feels when it is back.

Article written by Matt Jones