|(above) Joe Scott has DU flying high this season|
By Irv Moss
The more Joe Scott learns about the University of Denver's distant basketball past, the more driven he becomes for what he wants to see in the future.
On a trip to Utah State in November — a 67-54 Denver victory — Scott discovered there's some DU history to build on. The Pioneers have the fourth-longest series on Utah State's schedule. They met for the first time in the 1922-23 season, but they have met just twice since 1978.
Then Monday, the Pioneers played their 148th game in the series with Wyoming. There's Division I men's basketball history at DU, but it needs a dusting [read entire article].