Posted March 02, 2012 on
As the Cougars participate in the West Coast Conference Tournament in Las Vegas, it will be Anson Winder’s homecoming. Though he got to travel with the team to Las Vegas last year on a few occasions while redshirting, this will be his first time playing as a BYU athlete in his home city. With his freshman season winding down, Winder has loved his BYU experience so far.
BEST OF MAXIM
Provo After finishing in third place in their inaugural season in the West Coast Conference, the BYU Cougars were well represented Tuesday when the league handed out its annual postseason honors.
Senior forward Noah Hartsock and junior forward Brandon Davies made the 10-member All-WCC First Team, while freshman guard Matt Carlino made the five-member All-Freshman Team and was also...
When the Cougars begin postseason play on Friday against either Pepperdine or San Diego, they will do so with a number of players that didn’t participate during last year’s postseason. One such player – midyear transfer Matt Carlino – was redshirting, while another – Brandon Davies – had just been suspended. This year, however, they will get their shot to lead BYU to postseason glory.
They're running again. They're ripping the ball off the rim, turning it 90 feet in an all-out sprint, taking everything you think you know about basketball and throwing it back in your face.
The fastest, strongest, most athletic team at the West Coast Conference tournament also happens to be the whitest. This is admittedly the crudest observation one could make about BYU...