It's the end of October. You're sick of pumpkin spice lattes. You're enjoying sweater weather and dreading the winter. You're kicking yourself for waiting until today to figure out your Halloween costume, because you don't have time to make anything and all of the good costumes at the pop-up shop are picked clean. And, yes, you're scanning the Associated Press preseason college hoops poll. The AP released its first poll of the 2014-15 season on Friday, and the results are .
The Auburn basketball team hosted "Pearl Jam," a promotional event for students on Thursday night, and wait, is that Gus Malzahn? No, it’s just Bruce Pearl being Bruce Pearl. On the eve of Halloween, Pearl came out dressed as the Auburn football coach, and he had the look down -- from the sweater vest to the visor to the glasses to play cards. The only thing better would have been if Pearl had come out shirtless.
Bill Self is a hero in Lawrence, Kansas. So his appearance at the campus’ restaurant hub, the Underground, on Thursday created a frenzy. But the Jayhawks coach didn’t stop there. He whipped out the credit card -- or cash, if that’s his thing -- and bought lunch for multiple students. "We came up and hung out with the students -- I don't get a chance to do that very often," said Self, according to KUathletics.com. "We were able to buy many meals for students as they went through the line to pay, so that was fun.
There are no games scheduled for today.