Well, consider me a sucker for the fairy tale.
The beginning of the game was just as I expected it. Roy Williams’ highly-favored Tarheels would sprint out to a early double-digit lead, and enjoy it for awhile.
And then Tom Izzo would coach his troops how to methodically cut into that lead, forcing a nailbiter at the wire.
As a plain ol’ fan of college basketball, it was frustrating. You want to see a game worthy of all the lore it was receiving.
Instead of a game, we found a TEAM worthy of such notoriety.
I thought Ty Lawson, after many questioned his toughness while shelved during a toe injury, showed the country why he was destined to quarterback this “franchise.”
Might as well call it that. There’s at least one Tarheel that… (read the rest at EZTheBlog.com)