Reactions from BB&T Classic Press Conference

Nkwa Asonye
Sports Director

Three out of the four coaches in this year’s BB&T Classic were present at the press conference this afternoon. Coach Shaka Smart of VCU, unfortunately, could not be there due to a family emergency. My news piece on Coach Lonergan and the tournament aired today on WRGW News at 6.

I also got a chance to talk to Coach Lonergan afterward…and yes, there WILL be contests at Colonial Invasion next week.

And no conversation about the BB&T would be complete without Washington Post columnist John Feinstein, one of the most influential individuals involved. For the record, it was he who first revealed at WRGW’s Mid-Major Madness last April that the Colonials would be taking on the VCU Rams in the Classic. This is what he had to say about this year’s coaching field.

Posted on October 6, 2011, in Audio, GW Basketball, Men's Basketball. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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