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Big Blue Linkapalooza: Goodbye To Bruce, Hello To Billy Edition

Bruce Pearl is out at Tennessee, Billy Gillispie is in at Texas Tech.  Some story lines you just can't make up.  Who would have thought this would be the situation in 2009 when Gillispie was summarily dismissed from UK?

How many people would have predicted that the SEC would have as many teams in the Sweet Sixteen as the Big East?  I'll bet virtually zero of the pundits would have picked that as a likely outcome, but that's were we stand on the Monday after the Big East slaughter, which saw the top seed for the league go down in a heartbreaker along with nine other Big East teams.  Only the Marquette Golden Eagles and Connecticut Huskies remain.

Now for today's links: