Archive - Apr 2, 2011
Where do you go when you've climbed a mountain no one even knew existed?
There's a cartoon being passed around on Twitter with a woman in a Butler T-shirt donating Indiana, Notre Dame and Purdue gear to Goodwill. The Bulldogs are the talk of the Hoosier state, one of the most basketball-rabid in our country. And little Butler, the private school from the capital, has made back-to-back Final Fours, something Indiana, Notre Dame and Purdue can't claim.
You've got to wonder what Jeff Capel is thinking.
He's watching a young, black, energetic coach guide Virginia Commonwealth to uncommon success. He's probably watching from home. Capel doesn't have an office anymore, after all. Oklahoma recently filled his old one with Lon Kruger.
Capel used to be that coach. Capel built that success.
You've got to wonder what Anthony Grant is thinking.