Shelton: Bulls' pain will subside, pride will remain
Good morning from Tampa International Airport, where we're back home after a wild six days following USF in the NCAA Tournament. The Times' Gary Shelton has a 1A column today, putting the Bulls' bittersweet loss to Ohio in perspective.
It was over now, the dreaming and the daring and the dancing. The wildest ride of the unlikeliest team you could imagine had come to an end, and there was nothing for Stan Heath to do but swallow hard and try to ignore the searing pain in his stomach.
Here's the full column from Shelton. We'll have more wrapping up the Bulls' season shortly.