Found March 13, 2012 on
The first round starts tonight, can you feel the excitement? It still seems odd to have opening round games, particularly that matter with seeds higher than 16 seed.
As you can see from this week's schedule at the bottom of this post, each of the NCAA tournament teams in the ACC have until Friday before they begin action. Miami, who is participating in the NIT, plays tomorrow as they host Valpo. The status of Durand Scott, who was declared ineligible by the NCAA just before the Hurricanes quarterfinal game in the ACC Tourney, is still uncertain.
Elsewhere around the ACC, Georgia Tech's Glen Rice Jr has put himself in the wrong place at the wrong time it appears. With Rice already being suspended this year twice, one wonders if Brian Gregory will continue to put up with Rice on the roster.
When you see Virginia on Friday, two players will look vastly different. Mike Scott and Jontel Evans vowed to not cut their until they made the NCAA tournament.
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Georgia Tech has dismissed a student manager and is reviewing the status of basketball player Glen Rice Jr. after a shooting shortly before the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.
Coach Brian Gregory announced Monday that graduate student London Warren is no longer with the program. Rice was already suspended from the team and Gregory plans to ''review his status.'...
Glen Rice Jr. has been kicked off the Georgia Tech basketball team after being charged in a shooting incident outside an Atlanta nightclub.
Coach Brian Gregory made the announcement Tuesday, less than a week after Rice, a graduate student manager and another person were charged. The 6-foot-5 junior guard will remain enrolled at school and complete his academic requirements for spring...
ATLANTA (AP) -- Glen Rice Jr. has been kicked off the Georgia Tech basketball team after being charged in a shooting incident outside an Atlanta nightclub.
Coach Brian Gregory made the announcement Tuesday, less than a week after Rice, a graduate student manager and another person were charged. The 6-foot-5 junior guard will remain enrolled at school and complete his academic requirements...
Three strikes and your out, because it is nearly baseball season after all. A week after Rice was involved in an incident that led to a criminal charge against him, Rice has been dismissed from the Georgia Tech basketball team.
Here's more from ajc.com...
”There are certain standards that have to be met both on and off the court, and there has to be accountability when...
Glen Rice Jr., son of long time NBA player and NCAA national championship winner Glen Rice, arrived at Georgia Tech as part of a recruiting class that included current Utah Jazz player Derrick Favors. In his senior year of high school Rice averaged 21 points, 7 rebounds, and 5 assists per game while [...]