Lundquist, Raf to receive Leader of Herd Lifetime Achievement Awards from Fairfield

Lundquist, Raf to receive Leader of Herd Lifetime Achievement Awards from Fairfield

Two iconic college basketball broadcasters – CBS Sports play-by-play announcer Verne Lundquist and his longtime partner at CBS, NCAA analyst Bill Raftery, also the lead analyst for FOX Sports college basketball game coverage – will be the recipients of the second annual Fairfield University Basketball “Stags Lifetime Achievement Award: Leader of the Herd” for long and meritorious service on Wednesday night, October 22, at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City, it was announced today by Fairfield Athletic Director Gene Doris…

2012 Olympics: Why shouldn’t Anthony Davis play more?

2012 Olympics: Why shouldn’t Anthony Davis play more?

Coach K then called on Anthony Davis to replace Griffin’s spot. Though Davis is no slouch (NCAA men’s player of the year and national champion his freshman season at Kentucky as well as the number one overall draft pick by New Orleans), some questioned just how many minutes he would not only get, but also deserved on a team that includes multiple NBA MVPs, champions and all-stars galore.

The Horses Are Out Of The Barn

Wish I could write a poignant piece about today’s 134th ‘Run for the Roses’. Any such attempt would serve as nothing more than folly. I have paid marginal (at best) attention to the thoroughbreds. Secretariat’s record-breaking runs in’73 and Affirmed fighting off Alydar to win the Triple Crown in ’78 made for great entertainment. I […]