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Roger Powell Part 1: This week, Illinois native, University of Illinois alumni, and currently an assistant coach for the Gonzaga Bulldogs, Roger Powell aka "The Rev", joins the guys. Roger explains the influence his father had on him and his love for the game of basketball and how the documentary Hoop Dreams inspired him. He gives us the scoop on how he got his nickname and talks about how tough Chicago basketball is. Roger recounts some of his classic high school highlights, the legendary players he went up against and shares some memories from his University days. Keep checking back for Part 2.