by Barca Blog - Here are today's news stories on the Commodores as they prepare for Saturday's Sweet 16 matchup with No. 1 seed Maryland.
First, did you know that for the first time in the history of the NCAA tournament, the SEC is down to one team after the first weekend of play. Read More (It should also be noted that Maryland is the only ACC team left as well)
We posted a blog about the 'Dores leaving Nashville yesterday en route to Raleigh. The Washington Post documented the Terrapins departure from College Park.
David Boclair of The City Paper catches up with junior guard Lauren Lueders, who was one of several Commodores to have an outstanding game off the bench in the win over the Wildcats. Read More
David Rutz of the Vanderbilt Hustler gives us more grudge match talk. Read More
Nick Gallo of the Vanderbilt Hustler reports that VU's seniors are playing with some urgency. Read More
Andrew Borders has a special piece in The Times of Trenton on two Hightstown alums (Melanie Balcomb and Vicky Picott). Read More
Finally, Lady Terps' freshman Yemi Oyefuwa learns what the Big Dance is all about. Read More