In the three games before last week, Jordan Loveridge may have gone through one of the toughest stretches of his career. He wasn't scoring in the first halves of games. More importantly, his jumper wasn't accurate. It looked almost ugly.
But then last week happened. He scored a career-high 27 points against Idaho State. he followed that up with a wonderful game against BYU. The bounce in his step was back. His jumper looked fine.
The following could be a reason.
Loveridge constantly works on his game, and may have actually overdone it. In addition to practice each day, Loveridge consistently takes extra jumpers at 5:30 a.m. in the Huntsman Center before he goes to class. He and Delon Wright playing by far the most minutes on the team. Loveridge's legs may have been a little heavy.