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Devon Hall Drafted

Posted on June 22, 2018, in Blog by Seattle Hoo.

In honor of Devon Hall being drafted, and as a courtesy to Oklahoma City fans who might want to get to know him a little better, here is a limited time video treat:

Devon Hall demonstrated all the qualities required for professional success during his time at UVA

Hot Take - ACC-B1G Challenge Draw

Posted on June 1, 2018, in Blog by StLouHoo.

Maryland. Again. Yay?

For the second time in the last 5 years (the length of Maryland's tenure in the B1G), UVA will make a road trip to College Park to face the Terps in the ACC-B1G Challenge. Some people love this. Some people hate it. They're both right.

Initial Thoughts

First things first, the ESPN/ACC/B1G schedulers are lazy. Over the last 7 ...

The Gonzaga Model?

Posted on May 6, 2018, in Blog by Seattle Hoo.

At some point after the commitment of Kody Stattmann, I started talking to StLouHoo behind the scenes wondering if Tony were moving to a Gonzaga model of roster-building, and if we would not see that intensify with the flameout of 2017-18 pursuing blue chip high school/AAU stars.  Gonzaga has built an excellent, sustained program without bringing in consistent top 50 or even top 100 high school players.  Say what you will about their post-season performance - and I have done my share of saying - they tend to at least win their first game and have a healthy sprinkling of second weekend appearances with that title game of two years ago.  They've done it by relying heavil...