The University of Arizona men's basketball team kicks off its regular season tonight against hopelessly outmatched Northern Arizona. Come March, the 'Cats will make their 24th consecutive NCAA Tournament appearance. Come April, might we see a repeat of this scene?
1997 One Shining Moment
In case you haven't guessed yet, I went to college at U of A. If you've never been to Tucson, there really is no place like it. Great weather (except in Summer), beautiful mountains, eclectic people, javelinas...the list goes on. If you don't have plans yet for President's Day weekend, you might give some thought to checking out the Kona Bikes 24 Hours in the Old Pueblo
Three-thousand people, killer terrain and a late night fire show...what's not to love?
The night before I left Las Vegas I walked out in the desert to look at the moon. There was a jeweled city on the horizon, spires rising in the night, but the jewels were diadems of electric and the spires were the neon of signs ten stories high. ~Norman Mailer
For your viewing pleasure, highlights of the 2006 Las Vegas Marathon:
So...I'm thinking about doing the Long Beach Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving this year as I'll be in the neighborhood and would like a good excuse for the coma-inducing amount of food I plan on eating later in the day.
Are you planning to lace 'em up on T-Day? Is so, where?