5 For Friday: The Best College Basketball Courts

Welcome to 5 For Friday: the column in which Your Humble Author ranks or highlights five of a given subject. The inaugural edition -- we'll call it "inaugural" since I haven't done one of these in a while -- received too many great suggestions to limit it to one. So while the centerpiece ranks my…

10 Years Since The Worst Halftime Show Ever

Say what you will about Katy Perry's brand of pop music, but her Super Bowl halftime show was not short on entertainment. The frenetic energy of her performance at University of Phoenix Stadium provided a fitting intermission to one of the most raucous Super Bowls ever. After her outstanding showing on College Gameday at Ole…

Tupac-Inspired Jim Tressel Tweet and Hip Hop Dedications to Coaches

Social media has an uncanny way of letting us see a side of celebrities, politicians and figures of the athletic world we might otherwise miss. Former Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel channeled the late Tupac Shakur Sunday with his morning quote. Only God can judge me. –Tupac Shakur #QuietTime— Jim Tressel (@JimTressel5) August 10,…