BYU Basketball: What they are saying (Feb. 22)

2011-02-22T08:45:00Z 2013-11-06T21:44:57Z BYU Basketball: What they are saying (Feb. 22)Jared Lloyd - Daily Herald Daily Herald
February 22, 2011 8:45 am  • 

BYU has a big stretch ahead of them and the nation knows it — and someone gave the Cougars a No .1 seed in their bracket predictions for the first time. Here's the list of links of what the national media is saying about BYU today:

Cousy Award

Vote for Jimmer early and often to win the Cousy Award as the best point guard

ESPN

Pat Forde is ranking BYU at No. 5

BYU and SDSU are knocking on the door for a No. 1 seed

Joe Lunardi in chat says BYU would need to sweep SDSU and get help to be a No. 1 seed

The Mountain West is barely in front of the Pac-10 in the conference rankings

Arizona — who BYU demolished in December — is talked about as a national title sleeper

Sports Illustrated

Andy Glockner says seeding BYU vs. SDSU took some time in the mock bracket proceedings

Seth Davis divulges his experience in the process of creating a bracket — one that currently has BYU as a No. 2 seed — and says Dave Rose deserves more COY attention

CBS Sports

Matt Norlander says the Race for a No. 1 seed with BYU in the mix is exciting

Fox Sports

Cougar fans have to love Jordan Schwartz's bracket predictions, the first one to give the Cougars a No. 1 seed

Yahoo! Sports

The Weekly Watch is pointing straight at the Rematch in San Diego

NBS Sports

Dave Ommen still has BYU at No. 2 in his projections and says the Cougars or SDSU would have to sweep the regular season and tourney meetings to get a No. 1

USA Today

Was SDSU overlooked for No. 1 with everyone else losing?

Marlen Garcia also has BYU as a No. 2 seed

San Diego Union Tribune

The message to the Aztecs from the latest polls? Beat BYU

New York Daily News

BYU and SDSU are looking like possible No. 1 seeds

Washington Examiner

Kevin Dunleavy has BYU at No. 7 in his rankings, but surprisingly doesn't have Rematch as the Game of the Week

Bleacher Report

Jeff Sucher says the Cougars are fighting for respect and a high seed in San Diego

Lafe Peavler talks about what a big week it is for the Cougars

 

If you notice any other applicable national links that should be added, please email them to me at jlloyd@heraldextra.com.

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