BOULDER — “The heart of a champion,” “The heart of a lion,” “The straw that stirs the drink.”

No matter what phrase head coach Tad Boyle used to describe his star player during Buffaloes’ basketball media day back on Oct. 16, one point was driven home clearly—McKinley Wright is looking to drive this team to new heights.

Boyle is entering his tenth season as head coach at Colorado and believes this team is prepared to build off of last years’ late-season success, leading fans to wonder just how much this team can accomplish.

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Ben has been covering the Colorado Buffaloes for almost two years, including written, audio, and live content. Working mainly on football and basketball, Ben enjoys analyzing the intracadice statistics of the sports. Specializing in college basketball, Ben covers the Buffs as well as offering a national perspective on the college hoops landscape.