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Obama heaps praise on BYU's Jimmer Fredette

March 16, 2011
source: KSL - Local

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MR says: Obama about Jimmer: "Unbelievable. Best scorer obviously in the country. Great talent."

President Obama is getting in on March Madness, and it sounds like he may have been "Jimmered."

The president appears to be a big fan of BYU senior guard Jimmer Fredette, complimenting him in an preview of the Presidential Bracket Reveal.

The President's NCAA Tournament picks show he has the four top seeds -- Kansas, Ohio State, Duke and Pittsburgh -- going to the Final Four. He picks BYU to win a couple of games and go at least to the Sweet 16.

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joanieb said...

12:59 PM
on Mar 17, 2011

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On Monday of this week I asked my husband if he thought Pres. Obama knew about Jimmer. He said probably because the Pres. is a big basketball fan. Now today I find out that indeed he does know about Jimmer!
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