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Obama not offended by economy remark

Updated: March 21, 2009, 10:09 AM ET
By Heather Dinich | ESPN.com

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said his wife, Mickie, felt the need to send a text message to Reggie Love, President Barack Obama's personal aide, on Thursday to clarify a statement her husband had made on Wednesday that "the economy is something that he should focus on, probably, more than the brackets."

Krzyzewski said the text message said, "Coach didn't mean that. This is what he meant. And I hope he wasn't offended."

Love, according to Krzyzewski, sent a ...

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