We all know what he can do against Northwestern. Now imagine what he could do in a tournament full of Northwestern level competition. Averaging 16 ppg over the first 7 games of the Jones Cup isn’t bad, especially for a kid who will be lucky to see 16 minutes in any game this coming year. Abu-Shamala is of course playing for the Jordanian National Team. In the championship game against Athletes in Action, which featured players from barely DI college teams, he scored 11 points.
And if you are desperate to watch a little basketball before the Olympics start up, the Internet does provide:
Jordan vs. Australia
Royce White will play at Hopkins, if he doesn’t get expelled first. Trying to start a fight with a future teammate isn’t the best idea.
So much so that we are now a “rival” of Penn State. Yeah, it was news to me too. Too bad that North Dakota State is more of rival than Desperatetofitin Valley. Of course, that NDSU rivalry has more to do with Gopher ineptitude than geography or history.
Go outside…winter is on the way.