Lobo center Carlton Bragg, left, gets around Utah State center Neemias Queta in their game on Jan. 26, 2019, in Dreamstyle Arena – The Pit. Bragg finished the game with 18 points. (Roberto E. Rosales/Albuquerque Journal)
It’s October and I’ve grown tired of only being ridiculed at home by the three women I live with, ranging in age from 10 weeks to 9 years to … I’m not dumb enough to reveal the age of the other.
What I am dumb enough to do, however, is share with everyone, as I do every year, my preseason All-Mountain West men’s basketball ballot.
History, at least over the past seven seasons I’ve been doing it, says it won’t be right. But it’ll be better, by an average of about a half a pick per team, than the official media poll that will be released next week at the annual Mountain West Media Summit.