It was a rather tame first day of the college basketball super-buffet that is NCAA Tournament’s first day. Well, until the Harvard Crimson broke brackets everywhere and everyone pretended to be a Harvard fan on Twitter for 15 minutes. And then ESPN slobbered all over the Ivy-Leaguers making it even worse. However, the college hoops Christmas gave us this:
The Colorado State superfan, Ram Man, Ram Boy, Ram fan or whatever he’s called. See image below, click for larger view.
So there’s that. This guy really likes his Colorado State basketball. And when the TBS cameras caught him, he became a Twitter/internet superstar among sports geeks. Usually those #8 versus #9 games are the best of the tourney’s first round. You can flip a coin to see who wins. Instead the Missouri Tigers laid an egg, and Mizzou coach Frank Haith looked extremely incompetent. Again Mizzou was dismissed without accomplishing anything. And this time it was just Colorado State doing the dispatching.
And it makes th...