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Published: Thursday, April 10 2014 12:05 a.m. MDT

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Down under
Salt Lake City, UT

Pretty slow news day.

xert
Santa Monica, CA

This didn't really work, did it?

WSUfan
Farmington, UT

You guys always love you some Cougs and Utes. A little curious why anybody would leave Weber's Joel Bolomboy off their team. The NCAA's #6 rebounder at 10.8 per game, who pulled down 16 against Arizona in the NCAA's causing Arizona coach Sean Miller to observe, “Their power forward, I believe, will play in the NBA — unbelievable rebounder." And one would surmise given Miller's lineup that he knows what a potential NBA player might look like...

And with so many low-flying play-makers, it might be nice to add one high-flyer for that occasional crowd pleasing dunk.

Of course Salt Lake sports writers have a solid tradition of over-looking Weber State players who might do well in the NBA (cough, cough, Damian Lillard — who also got little coverage when he played in Odgen). You might want to rethink a pedestrian Medlin, or a too streaky Carlino. Bolomboy is an easy choice over those two.

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