INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana – It’s been 10 years since Jimmer Fredette and the BYU basketball program advanced to the Sweet 16, time flies that Fredette-led team was also the last time BYU entered the NCAA tournament reached the round of 16

Will this year’s BYU team win at least one game? Or better yet, are you running for the second weekend and beyond?

On Saturday from Cougar Sports, Jimmer Fredette (@jimmerfredette) shared his favorite memory of March Madness with #BYUhoops #MarchMadness BildTwittercom / wShaRKuldY

Jimmer Fredette thinks he has the cougars in his bracket advancing to the Sweet 16 Fredette joined the Cougar Sports Saturday crew through Zoom for a preview of the Cougars chances in big dance

“I let her win the first two games,” said Fredette on KSL’s Cougar Sports Saturday. “I let her go to Sweet 16 I think you have a legitimate chance of being able to do that. You have some tough opponents It looks like it, but they’re a really good basketball team, and you know I hope they can do a Sweet-16 run. ”

BYU has something special in years that ends with number one. In 2011, BYU rose to the Sweet 16 to ten years earlier BYU won its last conference tournament title. BYU reached the round of 16 in 1991, and in 1981 the Cougars played in the Elite 8

Maybe Jimmer is on something he would know what kind of team has what it takes to make a deep run in the NCAA tournament, the road to the Sweet 16 or even the Final Four begins tonight as BYU competes against No with UCLA 11 seeds at the Hinkle Fieldhouse The tip is set to 7:40 pm on CBS and will be heard here on KSL NewsRadio

This is BYU’s first meeting against UCLA in the NCAA tournament since 1981 All-time encounter between the Cougars and Bruins, with both schools winning 12 games in the series

If BYU gets past UCLA, the Cougars will face the winner of the game (3) Texas / (14) Abilene Christian

in the second round of the tournament

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