Oct 5, 2013, 10:40 AM EST
Since the NCAA is now allowing teams to practice six weeks before their opening game, the unofficial festivities often known as Midnight Madness are now all over the place.
But — on the bright side — it just gives us some highlights to watch over the next few weekends as teams put on Madness shows for their fans across the country.
Kansas is one of the programs that had their festivities last night with “Late Night in the Phog”
Kansas coach Bill Self told the crowd last night, “It’s time to hang one more banner up there,” before stud freshman recruit Andrew Wiggins threw down dunks like this:
Wiggins was also joined by fellow newcomers Tarik Black, Joel Embiid, Justin Wesley and forward Perry Ellis as they donned suits — and adidas shoes — and danced to Justin Timberlake’s “Suit and Tie”.
- Quinn Cook is thriving as an off-guard, and No. 4 Duke will reap the benefits 0
- Rhode Island upsets No. 21 Nebraska, 66-62, in overtime 0
- Lauren Hill surprises teammates, fans with another layup in her second college game (VIDEO) 2
- The ‘Chaminade Crew’ and how Jonathan Holmes has changed the culture of Texas hoops 0
- Early struggles of Syracuse, Kaleb Joseph example of the downside of early entry 2
- UPDATE: Texas loses starting point guard to left wrist injury, out 4-6 weeks 0
- Burning Questions: Who’s poised to surprise (or disappoint) people in the Big Ten? 2
- Poll: 54 percent of people think Kentucky beats the 76ers, 54 percent of people are dumb (31)
- No. 1 Kentucky’s size, depth overwhelms No. 5 Kansas, makes 40-0 seem possible? (5)
- No. 1 Kentucky survives Buffalo despite ugly effort offensively (4)
- Pregame Shootaround: No. 14 Iowa State needs to be on upset alert tonight (3)
- Miami upsets No. 8 Florida thanks to the Angel Rodriguez takeover (3)