Mike Jensen: Beating Baylor would boost Jay Wright’s Hall of Fame resume

Maybe it’s easy not to take it all in locally — the stature Jay Wright has in his sport right now. Way ahead of the pack around here, sure. Just in exceedingly rare air nationally. If there’s a Mount Rushmore of all-time college hoop coaches, could Wright eventually snag a spot? His colleagues offer perspective. On the phone this week with Hartford coach John Gallagher — who competed in this NCAA Tournament, a first-ever trip for his school, and also got chopped up by both Baylor and Villanova this season — we weren’t talking about matchups. The conversation involving Wright was about legacy, …

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