Blue roundup: BYU Cougars in the news

Published: Tuesday, Jan. 25 2011 11:46 a.m. MST

Naturally, there's plenty of buzz around the nation about Wednesday night's game between No. 4 San Diego State (20-0) and No. 9 BYU (19-1)..

The San Diego Union-Tribune reports that some people are calling this showdown the biggest game in Aztec basketball history. You can also watch an analysis of the game, and a prediction on the outcome, from CBS Sports..

One CBS analyst says SDSU reminds him of the Florida team that won back-to-back national championships in 2006-07. Meanwhile, The Sporting News is urging college basketball fans to take a nap so they can stay up late to watch this monumental matchup at the Marriott Center. And here's ESPN.com's Eamonn Brennan's take on the game of the week (or century).

And, of course, Jimmermania continues to be alive and well. A Boston Globe sportswriter explains why he is leaning toward casting his national player of the year vote for BYU guard Jimmer Fredette.

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