NCAA Tournament: Baylor ready to put tragedy, adversity in its distant past

Like it will hopefully some day for New Orleans and Hurricane Katrina, the passage of time has put distance between Baylor basketball and the immediate association of the murder of one of its players by another almost seven years ago.
And today, ironically enough in New Orleans, the Bears can put that tragic incident even more in the rearview mirror by beating Old Dominion in their second-round NCAA Tournament game in the New Orleans Arena.

The winner advances to next week’s South Region in Houston’s Reliant Stadium, with a trip to the Final Four just two more victories away