I’m heading out to Athens in the morning to chat with Georgia coach Mark Fox, who might be the most impressive 8-8 coach in the nation right now. But then I’ve generally been less jaded than most — I know, hard to believe — about the potential of Georgia basketball.
Yes, I believe Fox can turn the Bulldogs into a consistently winning program. Florida and Tennessee obliterate all of the it-can’t-be-done-here arguments in the SEC.
But it you think I’m crazy for even pondering the concept of a successful Georgia basketball program, here’s something even more out there: Georgia Tech has a good chance to win the ACC championship this year.
OK. Now call me crazy.
Seriously, we’ve all seen the upside and downside of the Jackets this season. Sometimes we’ve seen it during consecutive possessions. But after three conference wins in the last four games over Duke, North Carolina and Clemson,