The celebration is over but it can live on forever inside your home or office with this Final Four print from Stadium Frame. The 34×24 framed photo is matted with coins and features a shot of the Superdome court just after the final buzzer sounded to end Kentucky’s magical 2011-12 season. Go to www.Final4Prints.com to purchase the print you see here, or pick out another print or variation of this one from Stadium Frame.
I’m writing this from a booth at Wild Wing Cafe in Augusta, so forgive me if I get buffalo sauce on any of these notes. I’m going to run through it so my food doesn’t get cold.
— Matt and I watched Andrew Wiggins again this afternoon against the Mac Irvin Fire, a team very undersized for the matchup. Wiggins finished with 21 points and 11 rebounds and once again showed off his unbelievable athleticism by throwing one down with his chin at the rim. However, the highlight of the game was the opposing coach and his enthusiasm while his team trailed by 20 points. He was the most animated coach I’ve ever seen, white pants and all. There is no quit in the Mac Irvin Fire.
— Kenny Payne was also on the sideline this afternoon to watch Wiggins ball, but Kentucky’s top competitor in the pursuit of the class of 2014 star, Florida State, had its entire coaching staff sitting directly under the basket. Leonard Hamilton and the Seminoles are going after him hard and I’m sure their strong showing didn’t go unnoticed.
— Seeing Bill Self was pretty awkward this morning.
— Here’s an interesting Peach Jam nugget: UNC head coach Roy Williams carries a small blanket around with him at the gym. It’s really an odd sight to see, especially with the two 70-year old men following him everywhere he goes.
— In American news, Anthony Davis is currently the fifth leading scorer for Team USA, behind LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Carmelo Anthony, and Deron Williams. Look out, Kobe!
— Matt opened the show to talk about Bill Self’s hairpiece but he passed the hosting duties off to Ryan Lemond for a football roundtable discussion with a panel of experts. Have a listen…