>< SPORTS BULLETIN
> HILO, Hawaii (Rueters) -- NBA team
>owners, showing some balls for the first
>time in decades, have unanimously voted
>to raise the rims to 12 feet -- from 10 --
National Federation of State High School Associations have teamed up
with ESPN to start an all-encompassing National High School Boys'
Basketball tournament. Apparently, it will now be a condition of
membership for any state athletic association that it make its boys'
champion (or, if it does not name a single champion, allow the
tournament committee to choose one team) availble for a national
The NFSHAS tournament will have 256 teams. At least one from
every state, and you cannot face a team from your state in the 1st
The fighting snails are in!