Monday, July 16, 2012

Unquiet on the Western Front: Arizona St., Boise St., recruiting, and more.

(Unquiet on the Western Front is SWRT's look at the Pac-12, WAC, Mountain West, and other West Coast/Rocky Mountain schools extravaganza.)

Culture Shock.
Brad Denny interviews Arizona State quarterback Mike Bercovici about the changes in the ASU culture that have occurred since the hiring of first-year Sun Devil head football coach Todd Graham. (House of Sparky)

Don't mess with a missionary man. 
BYU defensive lineman Ian Dulan talks about what it's like to return to the team after serving a two-year stint as a Mormon missionary. (The Deseret News)

Tall Paul.
Drew Roberts profiles Boise State fullback Dan Paul. (One Bronco Nation Under God)

Thank you, Sir. Can I have another?
Drew Roberts profiles Boise St. cornerback Bryan Douglas. (OBNUG)

Tuel Time. 
Jeff Nusser profiles Washington State QB Jeff Tuel. (CougCenter)

Dubious achievement of the day.

Northern Colorado vs. Utah on Aug. 30 is named the worst Pac-12 game of 2012. (Pacific Takes)

This just in: Ducks like cupcakes. 
Oregon signs a agreement to play 2010 FCS National Champion Eastern Washington in the 2015 season. (The Oregonian)

Recruiting 


Arizona St. recruiting news.
Texas high school rising senior Ellis Jefferson commits to Arizona State's 2013 recruiting class. (The Arizona Republic)

Cal recruiting news. 
California HSRS defensive back A.J. Richardson commits to Cal's 2013 recruiting class. (The Bear Insider)

USC recruiting news.
Tennessee HSRS cornerback Jalen Ramsey commits to USC's 2013 recruiting program. (Conquest Chronicles)

Insanity


Games Without Frontiers. 
Spencer Hall plays EA Sports NCAA 2013 as Arizona St. HC Todd Graham, with the kind of results you would expect when you combine Spencer Hall and Todd Graham. (EDSBS)