Lift the lid off! (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
First off, it is Veterans Day.
Secondly, Mount St. Mary's evil. Must be destroyed.
Welcome to the lidlifter, kids. Time for the basketball season to begin. We've waited since this nightmare for new meaningful basketball. Granted, Mount St. Mary is far from a true, meaningful basketball game that can tell us how good this team really is. But it's something. It's not the Pro-Am, it's not Madness, it's not Haunted Hoops scrimmage. It's real college basketball.
Because I'm the smartest man here at Anonymous Eagle, the boss man Rubie Q decided not to do a prediction post this year. He opted to have you guys vote. So if you haven't voted yet do so: Conference record, Conference standing, non-conference record and lastly, NCAA tournament seed.
Short on cash? Lucky for you, a bar 2 blocks from the Bradley Center is Amazon's Deal of the Day.
311 is offering up a free concert download on their site.
Looking to kill time before tip off? Guys go here. Ladies go here.
Pork that looks like pig.
11.11.11. Rock on.
Kudos to Cars.com. Is everyone rooting for Nebraska tomorrow?
Kids music that features a song called 'River of Blood'
Marquette Basketball Links:
Marquette vs. Mount Saint Mary's in graphic form.
Cracked Sidewalks season predictions.
Interesting. I went to JSOnline this morning to find the story on today's game. Here's the story. Wait. There isn't a story. We have a blog post from yesterday saying that Vander is going to start. But that's it. Nada. Zip. Zilch. Zero. Please Todd, come back!
DJO & Crowder next in line senior leaders.
Examiner game preview.
Buzz Williams is the poster child for intelligent, efficiency-based scouting.
Jae gets some love here.
Must see games this season.
College Basketball takes center stage during NBA lockout.
The AE podcast is back!
D-Wade feature story on his time at MU.
Big East Preview.
All our player previews in one place.
On Twitter, here is your must follow list.