1. Jimmer Fredette: Is The BYU Star Being Slowed By The Officials?

    Jimmermania is causing people to lose their minds. There is no other explanation. The effects of Jimmer Fredette’s offensive wizardry have elevated him to a level of such ...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about almost 4 years ago 1,103 reads 8 comments

  2. College Basketball: The Mountain West Conference's Postseason Forecast for March

    Selection Sunday is less than four weeks away. Teams are on the home stretch and running out of opportunities to beef up their tournament resumes. With time ticking away, the postseason picture becomes increasingly clearer...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about almost 4 years ago 403 reads 3 comments

  3. Kobe Bryant: Has The Laker Superstar Closed In On Michael Jordan's Greatness?

    Last night, Kobe Bryant led the Los Angeles Lakers to a 93-84 road victory over the Memphis Grizzlies ...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about almost 4 years ago 1,285 reads 18 comments

  4. Jimmer Fredette Fatigue: Fighting The Nation's Man Crush on the BYU Cougar

    The BYU Cougars, traditionally, are one of the most hated schools in the western United States. Whatever the reason, people love to root against them. Fans outside of Provo long for Cougar failure...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about almost 4 years ago 1,971 reads 6 comments

  5. Jimmer Fredette on Fire: How He's Launched To the Top of the Basketball World

    Sometime just after the start of the New Year, Dave Rose met privately with the rest of the BYU coaching staff to re-evaluate and discuss the team’s current position and devise ...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about almost 4 years ago 409 reads 0 comments

  6. Tre'Von Willis Helps Unlv Right Ship Against Wyoming, Is The Ugliness Over?

    The UNLV Runnin’ Rebels defeated the Wyoming Cowboys last night in Laramie, before a sleepy crowd of a few dozen Eskimos who own snowmobiles. To say that the atmosphere was swollen with overwhelming lethargy would be a gross understatement...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about almost 4 years ago 157 reads 1 comments

  7. MWC's 10 Greatest Teams in History: BYU, San Diego State Climbing To the Top

    This just in: BYU and San Diego State are really, really good this year. The Cougars defeated the Aztecs last night behind 43 points from Jimmer Fredette, moving both teams' records to 20-1...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about almost 4 years ago 155 reads 0 comments

  8. UNLV Runnin' Rebels Basketball: Is Coach Lon Kruger's Seat Heating Up?

    The Colorado State Rams buried the UNLV Runnin’ Rebels in Las Vegas last night by an eyebrow raising score of 78-63...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about almost 4 years ago 870 reads 8 comments

  9. BYU's Jimmer Fredette Carrying Cougars Past Aztecs To Top Of Mountain West

    With the San Diego State Aztecs and the BYU Cougars both currently sitting pretty in the top 10, the race for the Mountain West Conference Championship shapes up to be one for the ages...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about almost 4 years ago 1,903 reads 9 comments

  10. UNLV Basketball: Lon Kruger's Runnin' Rebels Are Ready to Make Some Noise

    The Rebels are back. After a long, tumultuous off-season, the UNLV men’s basketball squad finally took the floor recently for a couple of tantalizing displays in a pair of exhibition victories over Grand Canyon and Washburn...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about 4 years ago 657 reads 4 comments

  11. BYU Basketball: Jackson Emery Spits in the Cornflakes of Cougars' Foes

    Basketball practices have officially tipped off around the country. College campuses are abuzz with the sound of rusty jumpers clanging off the rim, anxious coaches barking instructions and big-headed athletes spouting off outrageous predictions...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about 4 years ago 575 reads 9 comments

  12. UNLV Football: Hauck Hopes to Silence Rumbling Rebel Stomachs

    You know the feeling. You rolled out of bed this morning and grabbed nine grapes, and a Super Big Gulp for breakfast...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about over 4 years ago 581 reads 5 comments

  13. UNLV Football: What To Expect When Nothing's Expected

    UNLV Rebel football fans, it could be said, have grown accustomed to misery. Wins have been sparse; prolonged success a myth. The season can be long and painful, only to give way to a seemingly endless, hot, Las Vegas summer...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about over 4 years ago 373 reads 2 comments

  14. LeBron's Rebuttle: An Open Letter To Dan Gilbert

    Hey Dan. It’s me, LeBron. Eventually, your now-infamous "open letter" to Cleveland fans navigated its way through my normally impenetrable "narcissism" and into my sphere of awareness...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about over 4 years ago 5,839 reads 3 comments

  15. UNLV Football: The Dog That Ate the Gameplan

    The Bobby Hauck era at UNLV is officially underway. After a successful spring, buzz and excitement are beginning to build around Las Vegas...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about over 4 years ago 455 reads 2 comments

  16. March Madness 2010 Bracket: Five Teams on Upset Watch

    The brackets are out. The match-ups are set. The 2010 NCAA tournament has arrived. March madness makes for the most wonderful stretch of sports each year...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about over 4 years ago 3,210 reads 1 comments

  17. March Madness! Mountain West Conference! It's Tourney Time!

    The Mountain West Conference tournament gets underway this week, and it promises to be memorable. Talent, intrigue, momentum, hatred, redemption, pride; it will all be on display and on the line...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about over 4 years ago 552 reads 11 comments

  18. Mountain West POY: Darington Hobson and Jimmer Fredette Go Down to the Wire

    BYU junior point guard Jimmer Fredette had the Mountain West Conference Player of the Year award locked up months ago. Or so it seemed. Apparently, he left the back door open, and the trophy seems to be headed for a new home...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about over 4 years ago 873 reads 16 comments

  19. March Madness: 10 Conference Tournaments You Don't Want to Miss

    March Madness has arrived, and already I feel like I am taking crazy pills. Conference tournaments are getting underway all over the country. Invites to the big dance hang in the balance...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about over 4 years ago 2,404 reads 7 comments

  20. The 20 Best Players in the Mountain West Conference

    The Mountain West Conference is the best it has ever been. This would be more impressive if the conference had been around for more than 11 years, but it's still as noteworthy as it is indisputable...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about over 4 years ago 1,203 reads 10 comments

  21. BYU Basketball: Jonathan Tavernari Needs To Just Shut Up and Play

    The New Mexico Lobos defeated the BYU Cougars in Provo on Saturday, handing the Cougars their first home loss of the season...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about over 4 years ago 2,468 reads 15 comments

  22. To Jimmer Fredette of BYU: We Hate You, You're Welcome

    As a diehard UNLV fan, I've really been enjoying the season. It's been a nice year. There are, of course, a few things I haven't enjoyed.   I have a confession to make.  I hate Jimmer Fredette...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about over 4 years ago 4,555 reads 10 comments

  23. UNLV Basketball: The Mathematics of a Memorable March

    UNLV needs a strong finish. Their toughest regular season games are behind them. The schedule sets up for a nice, momentum-building run into the postseason.   Expectations weren’t particularly high entering the season...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about over 4 years ago 175 reads 6 comments

  24. UNLV Basketball Pop Quiz: Separating Fact From Fiction

    The UNLV Runnin’ Rebels put an emphatic stop to their three-game losing skid with a dominant 70-39 thumping of Colorado State over the weekend...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about over 4 years ago 513 reads 7 comments

  25. Mountain West Basketball POY: Tre'Von Willis says Jimmer Who?

    BYU Junior guard Jimmer Fredette has generated considerable buzz in recent weeks both in the Mountain West Conference and on the national scene. Some have even gone as far as to tout Fredette as a dark horse candidate for National Player of the Year...

    Chris Golightly Written by Chris Golightly about almost 5 years ago 1,268 reads 26 comments