Heading up to Nashville this morning for the start of the SEC tournament Thursday and I’m going to try to post at least one more blog from workouts later today. But first, here are two items I thought might be of interest to you:
♦ Arkansas, Georgia’s first-round opponent, is having some issues.
Arkansas lost its last five games of the regular season and six out of seven after starting 6-3 in the SEC.
Now you have to wonder how much that’s affecting the Razorbacks internally. Forward Marshawn Powell was named to the SEC’s All-Freshman team Tuesday, after averaging 15.1 points and 6.7 rebounds during the season. Later in the day at a press conference, he responded to a question about whether he would be one of the team’s leaders next season by saying, “I believe I’m there now. I believe this is my team.”
This generally would be no big deal. The problem was that the more Powell said, the more he sort of threw his