I grew up in Houston until I was 20 and still follow all Houston pro sports teams, plus the Dallas Cowboys. I HATE Bud Adams for moving the Oilers and taking the best logo of all time and killing it in Nashville.
I arrived at University of Utah in 2003 during their uprising to national promise in football with Urban Meyer. I am not a complete homer since University of Texas was my college team I rooted for while growing up and then switched teams once I went to Utah.
Started the Mountain West Connection in 2007 joined SB Nation in August 2009 and do my best to treat all teams equal and not be a blatant homer for Utah.
College football is by far my most favorite sport where I believe to have a minor (make that a major) obsession.
The 2013 Mountain West baseball tournament begins on Wednesday May 22 - 26 and is taking place at Fresno State.
New Mexico is all but assured a NCAA tournament bid, but they first need to win the Mountain West tournament.
San Diego State's Jamaal Franklin did not work out at the NBA Combine due to an injury, but he did interview with multiple teams.
New Mexico and Steve Alford came to an agreement between the buyout, and it is less than $1 million.
ROOT SPORTS will begin airing double-digit football and basketball games starting this season, as they are now the official regional network for the Mountain West.
The 18-game conference slate will not be a random draw, but rather have the top teams play more often.
Utah State is trying to keep pace with the rest of the Mountain West with a new basketball facility.
UNLV could get a seven-figure payday if they move their home opener to University of Phoenix Stadium.
Anthony Bennett needs shoulder surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff, and will miss the next four months.
Colorado State has picked up another nationally televised football game, which will be shown on the CBS Sports Network.
Boise State head coach Chris Petersen feels the college football playoff will soon grow beyond four teams.
Mountain West schools are taking part in various preseason college basketball tournaments, some large and some some small.
In a cash grab, UNLV is looking to move their home opener against Arizona away from Sam Boyd and to University of Phoenix Stadium.
Hawai'i opens season against USC at home, but even with the island advantage they are not expected to keep it close against the Trojans.