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BYU is in the home stretch of their season. They go to Spokane this week to play Gonzaga on Thursday night. It should be a fantastic college basketball game. The game will be televised on ESPN 2. BYU handled Gonzaga rather easily a few weeks …
Utah Men’s basketball coach Larry Krystkowiak has apparently had enough of Jiggy Watkins violating team rules and has permanently dismissed him from the team. Watkins had already been suspended once this year. Jeff Eidenberg of Yahoo Sports has the details. Utah dismisses leading scorer Josh Watkins …
I posted last week about the reality of the WCC schedule setting in for BYU basketball. A string of WCC road games has driven that reality home even more. BYU is playing in gyms not much bigger than those found in local high schools. See what Jay …
You might have seen this on ESPN last night but check out these jokers hanging out on the bench with the Dallas Mavericks. The fellas are having a great time and seem to be yucking it up with Vinsanity.
Watch out for B-day cakes raining down from the upper bowl seats next time you attend a Jazz Game! Of course it was staged but hilarious nonetheless. When you’re in a rebuilding year and playing Cleveland on a Tuesday night, you’ve got to pull a few minor league baseball stunts to hold fans’ interest. What I can’t quite figure out is why the girl who was hit with the cake is dressed like a bumble bee!
I’ve now watched Saint Mary’s play twice this year. Last night against Gonzaga and 2 weeks ago against BYU. Both times the Gaels had too much offense for the opposition to handle. BYU and Gonzaga are both good teams and Saint Mary’s ran both of them right off the court
Anyone remember this shot? Of course you do. It’s the shot that put Jimmer and the Cougars on the map last year. ESPN picked it up and must have run it 50 times that night on SportsCenter. Jimmer was a pre-season Player of the Year candidate and most experts knew BYU would be good. However, this shot really catapulted BYU and Jimmer into the spotlight.
Good update here from Lya Wodraska of the Salt Lake Tribune regarding Jordan Wynn getting healthy and the search for an offensive coordinator at the U. Utah QB Wynn should be healthy for spring ball
A few thoughts from last night’s snooze fest: Apparently the country was not rushing home to tune in to this game. Tom Fornelli of CBSsports.com posted the following: Television ratings not kind to BCS title game Fornelli carefully points out the BCS games used to …
In honor of the mythical national championship game tonight, I thought I’d post an oldie but goodie. If you’ve never seen this interaction between “Boise” and her teacher regarding her 4th place finish in the spelling bee, you’ll love it. Although Boise State is technically …