People told him it was the worst basketball job in America, the hardest job in America -- in "the graveyard of basketball."
Falcons change attitude, fly higher
Raleigh News & Observer
Scott said he believed he could find enough gym rats like himself to buy in to the shot-clock-eating, back-cut, 3-point offense Pete Carril annoyed so many opponents with and do the same thing in the Mountain Time Zone.
Durham Herald Sun
Joe Scott had no shortage of advice from friends and acquaintances in April 2000 when he was considering taking the Air Force basketball coaching job.
Winston Salem Journal
But, as the Rams said last year, the Falcons say they aren't playing a heritage. They're not playing the unparalleled legacy of the great Dean Smith. They're not playing three national championships.
Fearless Falcons are hot on Heels
Rocky Mountain News
UNC is a chic choice to overcome its No. 6 seed and make the Final Four. But here's the reality check, Tar Heels fans: Your team hasn't won three in a row, much less four, since opening the year 6-0.
Scouting the Atlanta regional
Duke-Carolina III: The teams have met more than 200 times, but never in the NCAA Tournament. Usually they're in separate regions, but not this year. It would make for an awesome region final.
Atlanta breakdown: Duke's road not so easy