Struggling with poor play and personal-life demons, Traevon Jackson lost his love of basketball last year. But after recommitting to his faith and renouncing his vices, the junior point guard is proving to himself -- and maybe even to Badgers fans -- that he really is good enough.
After more than 5,000 miles of driving and 12 exciting college basketball games in 12 days, the FOX Sports College Basketball Road Trip crossed its finish line Monday night. The final stop of the tour was Asheville, N.C.'s U.S. Cellular Center for the Southern Conference Championship, a game between the Catamounts of Western Carolina and those pesky Terriers of Wofford College.
Back problems that sidelined Joel Embiid for KU's final two regular-season games will leave the talented freshman out of the Big 12 tournament as well, and likely into the NCAA tourney. Welcome to Bill Self's worst nightmare.