Originally written March 05, 2013 on The Cardinal Connect:
Since you’ve already read about and seen highlights of last night’s game, this column is going to be loosely about what happened on the floor and mostly about observations from row E of 111. Whether or not this is more fun/informative than anything you’ve consumed about last night prior to now is completely up to you. If it isn’t your cup of tea, well then fine. First things first, a personal back-story that made this game just a little more special. I typically have a night class on Mondays that ordinarily would have prohibited me from attending Coach Pitino’s 300th win. You can imagine, then, the sinking feeling that overcame me when I read an e-mail from the professor informing us that last night’s class was cancelled after I had already kindly donated my ticket to a friend in anticipation of class. Luckily, a top secret insider that my friend (who shared my situation) and I both know through our work with Louisville men’s and women’s soccer came through in the clutch and secured...
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