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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 ESPN.com 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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