“This is the fast lane, folks...and some of us like it here.” - Hunter S. Thompson It's been too long since our local heroes, the University of Colorado men's basketball team, took the court in anger.* 288 days have passed since CU walked away from the NCAA Tournament in Austin, Texas, having suffered a fatal blow from the University of Illinois.* A bitter end to a season spent dealing with growing pains. 2012-13 was, by all rights, a phenomenal year in the history of Colorado Basketball.* The Buffs finished 21-12, earning an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament for the first time in a decade.* Buoyed by a strong opening run to non-conference play, they claimed a number of eye-opening wins, a non-conference tournament title, and the program's first national ranking since 2006.* From season's tip-off in November, to senior night in March, the stadium was packed, and the denizens of BuffNation were treated to a show. From: the BDCRead more » Originally posted by The Rumblings of a Deranged Buffalo Click here to view the article.