VCU’s Shaka Smart ready to move past Final Four run (USA Today).

CAA Media Day: CAA no longer a ‘faceless’ mid-major (Richmond Times-Dispatch).

Winning takes more than just talent (Richmond Times-Dispatch).

Latitude adjustment? Dragons aim for first northern CAA hoops title (Wilmington Star News).

Things I learned today (

This little ditty has been burning up the basketball forums. Blaine Taylor being Blaine Taylor, taking thinly veiled shots. He should just have gotten on the roof of Champps yesterday and screamed, “Hey, I won two CAA Championships! Somebody please notice! Please?” ODU Coach Taylor: “The tournament can make rock stars out of very average people.” (Commonwealth Times).