Tag Archives: The Jimmer

10@10: Pre draft chatter

23 Jun

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

The NBA Draft is tonight and that means 30 young men will become millionaires and projected saviors to the teams that draft them. Here’s what is on my mind less than 12 hours before David Stern shakes hands and poses with players much taller than him. Continue reading

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Season highlights: Brigham Young

10 Jun

Just a Minute: June 6

6 Jun

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

It was a crazy weekend of prep hoops nationwide with several camps taking place. I’ll tackle those topics later in the day. What else has happened in the world of college and high school hoops? I jump into the June news with this week’s Just a Minute. Continue reading

The Jimmer is on fire

1 Jun

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

The Jimmer is back to doing what he does best – knocking down the long ball. Continue reading

Senior moments: Understanding the value of the four-year player

1 Jun

Duke senior Nolan Smith could be a long-term NBA player. History proves he probably will be. - Getty Images

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

The NBA Draft is all about the future. It is a true youth movement. Young players get the fan base excited with the thought of upside and potential. The unknown and unproven have a bigger learning curve and register higher on the “what-if” scale.

Then there are the seniors. Continue reading

Jimmer: Where it all got started

28 Apr

Jimmer Fredette – Glens Falls, New York – Hometown Hero from BYU Athletics on Vimeo.

If you build they will come, and they come to see The Jimmer

27 Apr

You didn’t have to look closely at the seats this year during the NCAA tournament to notice that most of the bleachers didn’t have patrons in them.

Despite the tournament, attendance for college basketball games was good, according to the NCAA. Continue reading