Posted March 14, 2012 on AP on Fox
Stacey Augmon, Larry Johnson, Jerry Tarkanian, NCAA violations. Yes, you could play the word association game for hours and not run out of memories, good and bad, for UNLV. As for Colorado? Well, this is the program that produced Chauncey Billups. And there was the time the coach took a sledgehammer to the locker room as a not-so-subtle way of getting a construction project going. Even more recently, there was an NCAA snub that still bothers this team a year later. One school with a secure spot on the college basketball landscape meets another trying to find one Thursday in the South regional. In an odd twist, it's the sixth-seeded Runnin' Rebels looking for a spark while the 11th-seeded Buffs have suddenly found theirs. UNLV (26-8) comes to The Pit with a 5-5 record in its last 10 games and without a win away from home since Jan. 28. Colorado (23-11), meanwhile, won the Pac-12 tournament as a No. 6 seed and forced its way into the tournament, a year after standing out as one of...
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