Here are your Wednesday Links O'War. There will be another fun discussion later today and tomorrow, we will have a Q&A with Baseball America's Aaron Fitt.
Gay assistant AD Drew Martin serves as 'Southern story' for younger generation: A really great read about Drew Martin and Southern culture.
"In my mind, I set a lot of roadblocks," Martin said. "Oh, I can’t be gay and work in sports. I can’t be gay and advance in sports. I will lose my career. I will lose my friends. I will lose my family. And that’s an unfortunate mindset and it’s a fear that we have."
Daniel-Meyer Coliseum in midst of $63 million renovation: A little update on the new Run DMC:
TCU Assistant Athletics Director Mark Cohen wrote in an email, "Our new basketball home will be tremendous source of pride for TCU and Fort Worth."
Portrait of a Serial Winner: TCU news is a little scarce. But here's a great piece ESPN's Wright Thompson did on Luis Suarez a month or two ago. After the Vampire's bite yesterday, it's relevant again. It's a lengthy read. But damn good.
Best Case, Worst Case TCU: Per ESPN's Brandon Chatmon. Serves both the pessimist and optimist.
The Horned Frogs put up 63 points as Doug Meacham and Sonny Cumbie debut their offense with laser-like precision. True freshman Foster Sawyer passes for 354 yards and four touchdowns in his first college game, and throws two TDs to Trevone Boykin, who makes a seamless switch to receiver. Horned Frogs fans, taken aback by all the scoring, refuse to leave Amon G. Carter Stadium and party deep into the night after the win.