Notes/links on Fogg, Roberson, Dunlap, etc

2013-04-25T14:34:00Z 2013-04-25T14:36:06Z Notes/links on Fogg, Roberson, Dunlap, etcBruce Pascoe Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
April 25, 2013 2:34 pm  • 

Just some random notes and links on a rare calm April day (so far, at least...)


Andre Roberson has scheduled a news conference Friday to announce whether or not he's leaving for the NBA. With Roberson, Colorado could be the second-place pick behind Arizona next season.


Kyle Fogg and the Vipers will open D-League championship play at Santa Cruz tonight at 6:30 p.m. (CBS Sports Network). Matt Brase said Santa Cruz has an amazing homecourt atmosphere in its small venue so we'll see if that translates on TV.


UCLA granted guard Allerik Freeman a release from his LOI.


Had forgotten that Mark Phelps, one of the possible candidates to replace James Whitford at UA, was one of the many defeated by Sean Miller in free-throw shooting.


Gary Parrish wonders if Mike Dunlap might find a spot as a basketball sage on somebody's staff -- maybe even Josh Pastner's.

There's an interesting look at Dunlap's short tenure in the Charlotte Observer.


Mike DeCourcy has an argument against a 30-second shot clock.


The Pac-12 Networks has a new chief who will handle the DirecTV negotiations.


if you missed it, here's a link to UA's latest recruiting video, about the game day experience at McKale.


Steve C wondered on a previous discussion thread what Josiah Turner's NBA stock might look like. I will check on this more as the spring goes on but would imagine he might at least get a shot at an NBA summer league team. He has shown flashes of NBA talent, and finished the Canadian season strongly, but obviously has to prove a lot on and off the court.

(BTW, Turner apparently received a warm greeting after his jail stint ended).


Lots of comments about UA's roster and recruiting on the previous discussion thread.

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