Discussion

Afternoon observations from Day 2 action

Updated: March 20, 2009, 8:32 PM ET
By Mark Schlabach

Here are some observations from Friday's late afternoon set of NCAA tournament games:

1. College basketball fans spent most of the season arguing about which conference was better: the ACC or the Big East? But through the first 1½ days of the NCAA tournament, the Big 12 has stolen the show.

Big 12 teams are a combined 6-0 in NCAA first-round games after Missouri routed Ivy League champion Cornell 78-59 on Friday in the West Region in Boise, Idaho.

At least three Big 12 ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ESPN TOP HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM