WHITEWATER MEN'S BASKETBALL IS IN THE SWEET SIXTEEN
OF THE NCAA TOURNAMENT...
THEY PLAY UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS-DALLAS FRIDAY IN STEVENS
THE WARHAWKS ARE TRYING TO GET BACK TO THE DIVISION
THREE FINAL FOUR FOR THE SECOND TIME IN THREE YEARS.
THIS YEAR, THE WARHAWKS ARE TURNING THINGS INTO A
ERIC RAJALA HAS THE STORY.
for most college baskertball players...freshman year
isn't all that glamorous....
eric bryson- we pick on them a little bit.
have them get water bottles and bring the balls, things
pat miller- scout team, gettign the first team ready
for the games.
drew bryson- a lot of learning
and just a lot of information
being a little brother
can be tough too....at whitewater...freshman
drew bryson is coming along.....and like always...his
older brother eric is there to help...
eric- we shared a room growing up, so we've always
drew- he picked on me a little bit.
made me clean up after myself.
sometimes made me clean up after him.
eric rajala- does he ever beat you at 1 on 1?
eric bryson- no.
drew bryson- i'm taller than him now, so even though
he still beats me, it's a lot closer.
eric is an all-conference selection and a national
now a senior at whitwater, he's making sure to teach
drew a thing or two while he still can....
pat miller- big brother eric is drew's biggest critic
he yells at him far more than i do.
eric bryson- i think i tought him enough to have some
discipline and have good work ethic.
now, after years of learning from big bro...little
bro has high hopes for the postseason....
drew- i'd love to win a national championship as well.
winning with us both on the team would be a dream
a dream that everyone...freshmen, seniors...and even
brothers...can agree on...in whitewater, eric rajala,
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