Reflects exuberance among fans for locking a bid (Eric Heft quote toward the end is cool).

Meanwhile, the team is matter-of-fact.


Babb isn't content to coast into postseason:

... Chris Babb, who had experienced NCAA rejection at another college far, far away, wanted no part of the tourney conjecture.

“I was screwed out of that when I was at Penn State,” he said before vowing to take them one at a time. “We thought we were in. Right now, we’re just doing what we need to do.”’’