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Seth Davis
February 26, 2001
Who knew that MAC stood for Maniacally Attired Conference? Through Sunday, Bowling Green was 6-0 since coach Dan Dakich began wearing his sport coat inside out in an effort to loosen up the Falcons. Meanwhile, Ohio was 2-1 since coach Larry Hunter had patches sewn over the players' names on the backs of their jerseys, "You have to play for the name on the front," says Hunter....
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February 26, 2001

The Joe College Report

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Who knew that MAC stood for Maniacally Attired Conference? Through Sunday, Bowling Green was 6-0 since coach Dan Dakich began wearing his sport coat inside out in an effort to loosen up the Falcons. Meanwhile, Ohio was 2-1 since coach Larry Hunter had patches sewn over the players' names on the backs of their jerseys, "You have to play for the name on the front," says Hunter....

Tennessee had lost seven of its last nine games, and sophomore forward Ron Slay helpfully explained why: "In the first 30 minutes everybody is basically worrying about himself, and the last 10 minutes, everybody is looking at the clock, like, Damn, we're losing." Vols coach Jerry Green is neck-and-neck with Maryland's Gary Williams for worst coaching job of the year....

During a tense moment in North Carolina's 85-83 win over Duke on Feb. I, Tar Heels coach Matt Doherty tried to lighten the mood by saying, "Duke still has the ugliest cheerleaders in the ACC." Word got out and last week Doherty wrote a letter of apology to the Duke cheerleading squad....

Hats off to the Rutgers women's team, which handed No. 1 Notre Dame a 54-53 loss, the Irish's first of the season. Only two days earlier the Scarlet Knights had been embarrassed by UConn 70-45....

TCU may be one of the hardest places in the country to get kicked off the basketball team (just ask Lee Nailon), but that didn't stop coach Billy Tubbs from dismissing starters Myron Anthony and Greedy Daniels last week for "an undisclosed violation of team rules."

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