As the NCAA tourney unfolds this week, consider this: The most popular personal activity among fans of the men's tournament is gardening. Seriously. Some 48 percent of the college basketball fans surveyed by Scarborough Sports Marketing said they'd indulged in gardening in the last 12 months, which is slightly higher than the national average. While you ponder exactly what perceptions about rabid college hoops fans that smashes, take a look at a piece that dissects the DNA of Final Four teams. It's interesting stuff.
Matt Hennie blogs on Atlanta's gay sports scene (and other stuff) at Project Q Atlanta.