A little love from Mizzou

This article is about 2 weeks old, but it's nonetheless a good read. Read the whole thing

Allen Fieldhouse, this glorified high school gym, was built for one purpose. Basketball.

Starting a couple of feet behind the benches and press tables are bleachers. The bleachers rise to the top of the 16,300-seat building.

No suites. No fancy light show. When the Tigers are introduced at Mizzou Arena, you feel like you're in a video game.

Mizzou Arena is pretty.

Allen Fieldhouse is basketball.

Two hours before tip-off, there are already several thousand KU students outside the gym.

The Antlers and 'Zou Crew are fabulous, but the Kansas student section -- besides being about 10 times larger than the Missouri student section -- is something else.