- Tubby Smith is going out of his way to let Minnesota fans know that he's staying. It's not exactly the sort of vague denials when promoted that you get before a coach leaves. These denials actually sound like a guy staying put.
- Alabama asked for and received permission to speak with Anthony Grant about their opening.
- Mike Anderson sidestepped questions regarding his future at Missouri. It was the sort of comments that fuel speculation that he'll listen to offers after the season. Interestingly, Mike Anderson, Jr. is a senior on this year's Tiger team.
Speaking of Kentucky, the Wildcats beat Creighton by two points last night in the NIT. They will play Mike Brey's Notre Dame squad in South Bend on Wednesday at 7:00 pm. The longer UK's season lasts the harder it is for them to fire Billy G.