Big South kings draw Missouri State on the road

It wasn't one of the matchups Gregg Marshall was hoping for, but he's glad his shorthanded Winthrop Eagles get a TV shot in BracketBusters, Kyle Whelliston writes.

Originally Published: January 29, 2007
By Kyle Whelliston | Special to ESPN.com

ROCK HILL, S.C. -- On Saturday night, exactly 48 hours before the BracketBusters pairing selections, Winthrop head coach Gregg Marshall could be found wandering in a sea of cars, searching the Winthrop Coliseum parking lot for his black Acura.

"How many wins do I have to get in order to get my own parking space around here?" joked Marshall, repeatedly pressing buttons on his key fob.

If you're counting, Marshall has won a grand total of 182 games in eight and a half years at Winthrop. ...

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