Posted November 01, 2012 on AP on Fox
Predictions are not something most coaches care about this time of year. They're focused on players and practices, not what pundits and pollsters presume. Except for Oregon State's Craig Robinson. During the Pac-12 men's basketball media day at the conference's new network studios in downtown San Francisco on Thursday, Robinson admitted he has been paying attention to polls for months -- just not the league's annual media poll, which picked Arizona over UCLA by a mere point. Robinson, the brother of First Lady Michelle Obama, has been following a much bigger campaign. He has spent his days practicing and his nights stumping for President Barack Obama ahead of Tuesday's election against Republican nominee Mitt Romney in a race Robinson predicts is ''probably going to be pretty close.'' Not that the First Brother-in-Law will take a break before flying to Chicago -- ''classified information,'' he joked -- on election night. No chance his players will get a day of rest, either. ''A...
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