The converse of the BC/Duke experience is life in SEC country and no game day is more infamous than LSU games in Baton Rouge. To get a great feel of what it is like read this account from BC's own Andrew Sharp. Andrew captures the sort of awe any BC fan might have the first time he or she experiences the intensity of an SEC tailgate. I know we are not about to allow Winnebagos and huge grill/smoker combos on Lower Campus, but the lesson is that BC can do more to embrace the tailgate scene.
Former Eagle Robert Ziminski died in a car accident over the weekend. My thoughts and prayers go out to his family.
David Glenn looks at our basketball team but starts with a discussion of Al Skinner. I think he is right that Al Skinner wouldn't have been fired under the same circumstances 12 years ago. But in college basketball's new environment the head coach needs to be a marketer and a coach.
BC has interest in Florida prospect Juwan Caesar.
NC State has followed BC in offering a scholarship to Worcester WR Canaan Severin.
BC target Colin Thompson is also picking up more offers.