It didn't look good for Marvin Jean three weeks ago.
His summer had fallen apart. He tore ligaments in his thumb at USU during summer workouts. He lost his phone in New York, losing track with Aggie coaches, who thought he wasn't doing what was needed academically.
Worst of all, Jean didn't appear to pass a class needed. He couldn't take his scholarship, and it looked like he wouldn't play college hoops this upcoming season.