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March 06, 2006
TOUGHEST PLACE TO PLAY Oregon ... 50% "McArthur Court is crazy. It's been there for 80 years. The stands go straight up, and the band plays the fight song on every dead ball." ... "The fans dig up dirt on players. Sometimes they'll find stuff we don't even know about a teammate."
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March 06, 2006

Pac-10

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TOUGHEST PLACE TO PLAY
Oregon ... 50%
" McArthur Court is crazy. It's been there for 80 years. The stands go straight up, and the band plays the fight song on every dead ball." ... "The fans dig up dirt on players. Sometimes they'll find stuff we don't even know about a teammate."

BIGGEST CRYBABY
Chris Hernandez, STANFORD ... 30%
"He gets a lot of calls, but if the refs call one foul on him, he has to turn around and complain."

MOST OVERRATED PLAYER
Jordan Farmar, UCLA ... 30%
"He's a solid player, but he's not as great as people make him out to be." ... "His potential is great, but he hasn't lived up to his hype."

STRONGEST PLAYER
Leon Powe, CAL ... 90%
"He's impossible to front. It's hard to get around him because he has so much leg and upper-body strength." ... "He draws a double team every game, yet he's a 20-and-10 guy."

BEST FUTURE PRO
Brandon Roy, WASHINGTON ... 30%
"He has the post-up, midrange and attacking game; he plays good defense; and he's extremely athletic."

SCARIEST DUNKER
Hassan Adams, ARIZONA ... 50%
"If it's a fast break and you're on that side with him, they are going to throw it up in the air. Most of the time you won't be able to jump and get the ball, so you'd better just move out of the way or you're going to be on SportsCenter."

TEAM WITH THE MOST RESPECT FOR ITS COACH
Washington ... 30%
"All of [Lorenzo] Romar's guys go out and play as hard as they can. They listen to everything he says." ... "The players trust the coach, and he trusts the players. If they take a bad shot, it's not a horrible thing."

BEST SHOOTER
Ryan Appleby, WASHINGTON ... 30%
"He can shoot the heck out of the ball. I hate to keep feeding Washington these compliments."

OPPOSING COACH YOU'D MOST LIKE TO PLAY FOR
Lorenzo Romar, WASHINGTON ... 60%
"He's a player's coach. All the guys on his team seem to enjoy playing for him." ... "I love his team's style of play, and he's supportive of his guys."

MOST UNDERRATED PLAYER
Josh Akognon, WASHINGTON STATE ...30%
"He went from not starting to lighting up teams. He's the reason the Huskies have won a couple of [key] games." ... "He's doing a great job, but nobody has heard of him."

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