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- Markelle Fultz is the first Husky ever drafted #1 overall in the NBA. Here’s the story from Dawgman. He’s the first #1 from the Pac (8-10-12) since Bill Walton in 1974. (Utah had not upgraded conferences when Andrew Bogut went #1 overall to the Bucks in ‘05).
- Here’s the story on Fultz from GoHuskies.
We know he was only at UW for one (historically terrible) season, but it’ll be hard not to cheer for Fultz. He has a cool, professional demeanor and Philly has a nice young nucleus:
Besides, he threw up the “W” on stage:
This has never happened and may never happen again:
One-time Dawg, now a member of the Utah Jazz:
- Brock Huard says that Jake Browning has beefed up in the off-season. Listen to the podcast here.
- Pacific Takes ranks the Pac-12 quarterbacks and Jake Browning trails only Sam Darling... errr I mean Darnold.
- Hero Sports lists each Pac-12 team’s top Heisman candidate.
6’5” lefty QB from Lake Oswego, OR:
Hard to believe this guy was almost undrafted: