Amara Darboh did it in a game, so certainly he’d have no trouble doing it in practice.
Lots of recruiting questions in my mailbag this week, with some hoops sprinkled in. So, let’s get right to it!
We have a new finalist for “Big Ten Dunk of the Year” honors, and it came in Tuesday night’s Maryland vs. Bowie State game on BTN.
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We had three Big Ten men’s basketball games on the schedule Tuesday, highlighted by two contests on BTN.
We often overuse the word “greatness” in sports. You don’t just roll out of bed one day and become great; greatness is cultivated over time through hard work. In the case of Minnesota’s women’s basketball player Rachel Banham, greatness has arrived. I chatted with Banham after her epic 60-point performance at Northwestern, a showing that broke the Big Ten women’s basketball single-game scoring record, tied the NCAA one, and had the basketball world buzzing this weekend.
What a few days for Rachel Banham.