For what it's worth, the nickname change came along with a change from being Elon College to Elon University. And they were getting skads of money from alums to build new facilities, rumor having it that some of those donations came with riders re: mascot. So, you know, there is that. » 3/10/08 1:05pm 3/10/08 1:05pm

@TomahawkFlop: Agree with all points - but I'm still worried that this team is essentially the 2004 team without JJ and Sheldon - no go-to shooter in the clutch, no big man to own the boards, and no ability to play physical ball ... meaning Sweet 16 is the ceiling. » 2/07/08 1:10pm 2/07/08 1:10pm