"You either remediate these kids or leave them in the ghetto," Warkentien says.
Which leads to the third member of the Rebs' future front line, Lawrence West, a transfer from DePaul who is currently suspended from the team—though he's allowed to practice—because of an alleged purse-snatching incident outside the Riviera Hotel last March. West is scheduled to stand trial Dec. 8 for possession of stolen property, stolen credit cards and larceny.
PEACH BUZZ (ER)
After N.C. State's Kenny Drummond beat Navy with a phantom three-pointer to win the Peach Basket Festival Hall of Fame Tip-Off Classic Longest Title Of A Single Athletic Contest Known To Man, on Nov. 22, Wolfpack coach Jim Valvano said, "Our football team is going to the Peach Bowl. We won the Peach Basket. Last night I had about 17 peach schnapps." No report yet on what the officials were slurping as they signaled that Drummond's shot was worth three when he had obviously taken off with both feet inside the 19'9" line.
Get that rule outta here.
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