Originally Posted by Prison Bitch
Well said. I agree with your post here in its entirety. I don't intend to equte them 50-50, only to say they are much closer than re-alignment has led some folks (typically MU fans) to believe. That said you should post more on this thread since you make actual arguments supported by fact. It's almost weird reading it.
We are paying Haith $1.6 million a yr and that was a lifeline as the ship was going down in Miami (IE we were in the farthest thing from a bidding war to land his services). Also built a $75 million dollar (2002 dollars) arena 11 years ago. College hoops is the very definition of big business.