The website The Players’ Tribute has two excellent articles written by LMU great Bo Kimble. The first article, “40 Minutes of Hell” focuses the state of college basketball today, and looks back run-and-gun uptempo offense that made Lions famous. The second article “Hank” details Kimble’s relationship with Gathers, and the amazing run the Lions made in NCAA tournament after his tragic death.
Nothing is stranger than looking up at the top of the conference standings and not seeing Gonzaga occupying first place. Certainly with a new starting five, nobody thought St. Mary’s would land the #1 seed. But, can they make their way through the WCC tournament and get the automatic conference bid? I’m not so sure. Continue reading