This story is almost too strange to believe. Offensive lineman Kevin Hart of Fernley, Nev. thought he was heading to Cal on a football scholarship only to find out it was all a practical joke. It turns out that not only did Cal Coach Jeff Tedford not offer Hart a scholarship, he never made official contact with the recruit.
Forget Wednesday night's showdown between No. 2 North Carolina and No. 3 Duke. The best match of the winter took place ... in men's swimming. The No. 2 Arizona squad -- inspired by their "Beastmode" T-shirts -- upset top-ranked Texas by a score of 200.5 to 152.5.