Sad times as rivalries end

Updated: May 7, 2012, 3:02 PM ET
By Dick Vitale | ESPN.com

College basketball has taken some real hits lately. The end of the Kentucky-Indiana series is a blow to the sport and the latest rivalry to go away.

Think about the end of the Border War between Kansas and Missouri. I called the last meeting at Columbia and you can feel the emotion and passion of the two schools. Texas and Texas A&M, natural rivals, probably won't meet again on the hardwood after the Aggies left for the SEC. Down the line the Syracuse-Georgetown rivalry will ...

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