Rock On: A real reason to riot at UVU

Published: Monday, March 3 2014 4:30 p.m. MST

In this Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014 photo, New Mexico State's Daniel Mullings, at center in red and white jersey, is involved in a brawl involving players and fans who came onto the court when New Mexico State guard K.C. Ross-Miller hurled the ball at Utah Valley's Holton Hunsaker seconds after the Wolverines' 66-61 overtime victory against the Aggies in Orem, Utah. (AP Photo/The Daily Herald, Grant Hindsley) MANDATORY CREDIT

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Utah Valley University fans wasted no time making themselves heard in the WAC.

At the end of Thursday’s UVU-New Mexico State game, the Aggies’ K.C. Ross-Miller threw the ball at UVU’s Holton Hunsaker, just as fans rushed the court. That’s when things got wild, as fans and players milled around and even threw a few punches.

There was plenty of national publicity because, for a half-minute, things were trending toward a riot.

OK, maybe that’s an overstatement. A riot in Utah County?

Not unless they close the BYU Creamery on Friday nights.


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