Univ. Buffalo A.D. blocks top X-FR from ASU Hoops, Dbacks Big TV Ratings…

Monday Three Dots…

I am not surprised that the Diamondbacks have become “must see TV”. Fox Sports Arizona numbers show that the team is averaging a 4.6 television MLB: San Diego Padres at Arizona Diamondbacksrating(82,919 households) through the first 13 games of the season. 2005 is the last time the numbers were that strong. I’ve become one that watches on a daily basis…

While the Diamondbacks payroll right now is over the budgeted 90, 91-million dollars for 2015, that doesn’t mean that they won’t open up the purse strings the rest of this season. The signings of Lopez and Yasmany Tomas still need to be addressed by the franchise, so I would not be surprised to see a move or two in the near future…

Just me, I’d send Tomas back to Reno and get him ABs…

New Arizona State basketball coach Bobby Hurley Hurley_Intro_Grab
is in the running for University at Buffalo star guard Shannon Evans. Evans, a 6-foot-3 sophomore, averaged 15 points and 4.6 assists per game last season for Hurley. Problem is Buffalo Athletic Director Danny White won’t allow Evans to transfer to Arizona State. Evans has been told that the school would block a move to the Sun Devils according to the Buffalo News. Silly…

Barcello_InjuryAlex Barcello received his 8th college scholarship offer over the weekend. Memphis head coach Josh Pastner extended a college scholarship to the Corona Del Sol sophomore.
Barcello also was named to the 2014-15 MaxPreps Sophomore All-American Team over the weekend…