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Jimmer wins Wooden Award

Jimmer wins Wooden Award

By Jay Drew
The Salt Lake Tribune

Published Apr 11, 2011 12:40PM MDT

Los Angeles • After his freshman season at BYU in which he didn’t start a single game, Jimmer Fredette walked into Dave Rose’s office at the Marriott Center and told the coach there was no need to worry.
“I am going to be your point guard the next three seasons,” Fredette told him. “You can count on me. I am your guy.”
On Friday night, not too far away from the glitz and glamour of Hollywood, BYU’s version of the Jimmy Chitwood character in the famed basketball movie “Hoosiers” became much more ...

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