Thoughts of the Day is back! Time to get into the big stories and topics in the world of sports. Let’s do it!
- This NCAA Tournament has far exceeded my expectations so far. As we enter the Sweet 16 tonight, there are five teams seeded at a five or lower, and only three one-seeds remain. And the story of the tournament is a school few knew of before this tournament, 15-seeded Florida-Gulf Coast. If the LA Clippers are the NBA’s “Lob City” phenomenon, the NCAA now has theirs; they proclaimed Fort Myers, “Dunk City.” It seems like the whole team can dunk, and they play with no fear whatsoever. A 15 had never reached the Sweet 16 before, but behind coach Andy Enfield and captain Sherwood Brown, the team that started its men’s basketball program in 2003 is hoping to make a Final Four run. Will the Eagles beat the mighty and powerful Florida…
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