Utah’s Jakob Poeltl, the Pac-12 Player of the Year, is averaging a team-best 17.6 points and 9.0 rebounds heading into the NCAA Tournament. “He’s one of the top big men in the country, probably a top-10 pick in the draft,” Fresno State coach Rodney Terry said.
Utah’s Jakob Poeltl, the Pac-12 Player of the Year, is averaging a team-best 17.6 points and 9.0 rebounds heading into the NCAA Tournament. “He’s one of the top big men in the country, probably a top-10 pick in the draft,” Fresno State coach Rodney Terry said. George Frey AP
Utah’s Jakob Poeltl, the Pac-12 Player of the Year, is averaging a team-best 17.6 points and 9.0 rebounds heading into the NCAA Tournament. “He’s one of the top big men in the country, probably a top-10 pick in the draft,” Fresno State coach Rodney Terry said. George Frey AP

Fresno State basketball: In first NCAA Tournament since 2001, Bulldogs’ challenge a big one

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    The Fresno State men's basketball geared up for the Mountain West Tournament. The Bulldogs won the conference tournament last season and believe they can repeat as champs. No. 4 seed Fresno State (19-11) opens against No. 5 New Mexico (17-13) on Thursday. Opening tipoff is 2:30 p.m. -Bryant-Jon Anteola, The Fresno Bee