"Jimmer Fredette is as good a player as I've ever seen in the college ranks," said Utah coach Jim Boylen. "He's not one-dimensional. He can score from anywhere on the court. Probably most impressive is, that for someone named 'Jimmer,' he doesn't seem to piss his pants and I hear he can ride a bike with the training wheels off."
BYU head coach Dave Rose says having the name of a 3 year-old boy with glasses and a severe peanut allergy has driven Fredette to succeed and prove to people that he can do more than sit on the sidelines with his asthma inhaler reading books about dinosaurs.
Fun Fact: None of the people in this video were alive when the "banners" were won.
Gallery 15 Fan Sign Failures
Ha! Fans are dumb. (Not you. The other ones.)
Eh. Anyone can do that at the end of the first half. Second half is more clutch.
We can't be on our lawn, but she can't be at our game.
D3: working at Father's construction company
D1: "working" at "Father's" "construction company"
D1: dating the current Ms. Alabama
D3: once got an HJ from the Ms. Guam 14th runner-up
D3: taking 20 credits this semester
D1: no classes, but did take 20 credit cards this semester
He doesn't teach Women's Studies at Stanford. (via Deadspin)
Taking a look at the biggest sports punchlines of 2010
According to various studies, the average person reads 225 words a minute. Some can obviously read more. Some, of course, read less. But most everyone falls in a range of 200 to 250 words a minute. What that means is that by the time you have finished reading this paragraph this paragraph that contains 120 words Louisville head basketball coach Rick Pitino could have had sex twice with some random woman on a table at an upscale Italian restaurant while one of his assistants sleeps on the floor within earshot of the happy couple. Larry Bird is not coming through that door. Kevin McHale and Robert Parish aren't coming either. But Rick Pitino is. Down his pants leg. And fast.