First things first. Here's the ABC regional coverage map (in a .pdf), as several of you have inquired about.
This article from the Seattle Times is hilarious in at least six different ways. (For one thing, Kent, if you're talking about how mind games won't affect you, they've already worked). Time to play 'Spot the Irony':
While Willingham said heightened emotions can help a team, especially an underdog, he said a team has to be emotional for the right reasons and that playing solely for a coach isn't one of those.More to come on the Irish-Huskies tilt.
"You've got to be able to sustain the emotion," Willingham said. "A lot of times you see when emotions are spiked in that matter, they don't last very long. They last the first quarter, the second quarter, and then it seems that the team runs out of energy."