- CBS's Dennis Dodd has the next feature in a long line of how Rich Rodriguez coming to Tucson just might work. No, it's probably nothing you haven't heard before, but it's still a good read, and an interesting glimpse into how RichRod has the tall task of changing the football culture, not only with the players, but with the entire city of basketball-loving Tucson.
- Avinash Kunnath of Pacific Takes wonders if 2013 recruit Aaron Gordon, a powerfully-athletic, yet undersized power forward, just might be the next Derrick Williams. Washington and Stanford are also in the chase, but you can't underestimate Sean Miller's recruiting savvy.
- The ESPN Magazine article that details those pesky Oregon Ducks smoking the ganja. Yes, it's the thing to do in Oregon, but as a recent college graduate, don't think that it's not common across sport and across the nation. Some Duck fans were upset the story targeted them, and while it's definitely a better story because of the marijuana use in the state of Oregon, it's just a point to be made that it's something that teams
look the other waycan't catch.