Busy night of hoops last night.Davidson, James Madison, Western Kentucky, Iona, and Gonzaga all clinched automatic bids by winning their conference tournaments.In the NBA, the Spurs beat the Thunder 105-93 and the Knicks were blasted by the Warriors 92-63.NFL free agency gets underway at 4pm today for most teams.As Mac said to start the show, the Panthers will start signing guys next Tuesday at 4.
ND ACC News: According to Pete Thamel of Sports Illustrated Notre Dame Basketball is set to join the ACC next season.The Big East presidents will vote on the issue Tuesday, and an announcement is expected sometime after their conference call ends.With the addition of Notre Dame, Pittsburgh, and Syracuse the ACC will have 15 teams next season. Maryland departs in 2014 when Louisville enters the mix.The new ACC in terms of basketball should be an outstanding conference.The problem with the ACC of late is that is has been heavy at the top and weak in the middle.That will no longer be the case.You would think this is a 6 or 7 bid league year in and year out.To show you how confusing some of this stuff can be, I had no clue Maryland was still in the ACC for next season till this article.I thought we were done with them.Great, Duke will have to make one more trip up there.I’m sure that will end well for Duke fans.
Calvin Broadus: Besides wins, one of the things that Duke football has been missing for the last 25 plus years is swag.A recent report might change what we think of Duke Football forever.That’s right, Duke has offered the son of Snoop Dogg a scholarship.If he chooses to play for the Devils this will be the second offspring of a famous musician to be added in the last two seasons.Hud Mellencamp, son of John Cougar, is already on the roster.We may not win many games but the pregame concerts would be legendary.I just hope we somehow get one of the most epic encounters ever.Snoop and Coach K running into each other at some point.
*Note: We at the Mac Attack understand he changed his name to Snoop Lion.We are just pretending it never happened.
Mac Attack Guests: Jason Cole of Yahoo 745am, former MD coach Gary Williams at 845am, and ACC analyst Cory Alexander is at 930