Scout Premium Content

Harden Keeping Focused

Whether it's the Sporting News First Team All-American honor or any other accolade he has or will receive, or thoughts about entering the NBA draft at season's end, James Harden is tuning it all out.

"To be honest, we really haven't paid attention to it," said the sophomore about the lofty pre-season rankings and praise he and his team have received in the off-season. "We're just focused on tomorrow (Friday) and our first practice and just try to do well in our first practice. We don't pay attention to all the hype, and the rankings." Conversely, ASU's foes this year have been undoubtedly... Recommended Stories

Up Next


1,260 Fans online
Join The Conversation