There are better college basketball conferences than the Big 12 in 2011-12.
But there are none more entertaining.
Jon Teitel: You grew up in NYC, which has produced more NBA players than any other city. What was the competition like in the Big Apple?
In the latest installment in his "Forgotten Legends" interview series CHN writer Jon Teitel spent some time with Rick Bullock, one of the greatest players in Texas Tech history. Bullock ranks in the top three in four major categories: points, rebounds, blocked shots and field goal percentage.
Jon Teitel: In 1972 you led your high school to the Texas state championship game before losing. How good a player were you back then, and how close did you come to winning the title?
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Was: John Pelphrey
Is: Mike Anderson (from Missouri)
Was: Paul Hewitt
Is: Brian Gregory (from Dayton)
Was: Gary Williams
Is: Mark Turgeon (from Texas A&M)
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