When Rick Pitino comes off as almost giddy after a game, it's a pretty solid indication that something pretty cool just took place.
Last night was pretty cool.
There hasn't been a more entertaining game played in Freedom Hall in quite some time. Earl's dunk, Harangody, McAlarney and Ayers refusing to miss, T-Will doing T-Will things; it was really terrific theater, especially since the protagonists got the job done in a big way at the end.
I'm back in town late this morning and will have a full recap up sometime later today.
Saturday feels about three months away.
Oh, and little Patrick O'Flannery, here's your new Luke Harangody poster: