Another Committee member was crying in front of the TV.
"Take out that tape and get yourself together," she said, directing the member to eject the final Syracuse/Georgetown Big East semifinal game played in 2014.
"I'm sorry," he said, "Requiem for the Big East does it to me every time. Dave Gavitt. John Thompson."
"You know you have a job to do, right?", the irritated Committee member reminded him. "There's that, oh, I don't know, matter of the current state of Georgetown's Patsy Point recruiting class? A real, live team in a real, live conference? That exists in the present?"
The Committee member blew his nose. "Oh, that's already done. Check the file next to the fax machine. It's ready.
He pops the tape into the machine again, and presses play. The tears well up once again.