To Andy Lopez: A few arms that can last through the postseason. A summer visit to Omaha would be nice as well.
To Joan Bonvicini: A few extra conference road wins.
To Salim Stoudamire: Four inches in height. If he were 6-5 he would be a sure-fire NBA first-rounder.
To Mustafa Shakur: A nicer jumpshot.
To Mike Stoops: About eight new linemen on both sides of the ball.
To Chris Rodgers: A little more patience. He's already learned that good things come to those who wait. Eventually a starting job is his.
To Ivan: A pair of shorts. He won't need a coat for the winters here.
To Jim Livengood: About 50,000 football fans a week.
To Clarence Farmer: An opportunity in the NFL.
To Mike Bell: 1,000 yards.
To Kirk Walters: Protein powder, Met-Rx and a lot of chicken, so he can gain 15 pounds of muscle.
To Fil Torres: Just one more Cubs win.
To Isaiah Fox: No bagel jokes here, how about a healthy recovery and an extra year in the program.
To Brandon Phillips: A full recovery.
To Mike Hankwitz: A defensive coordinator job at a quality school.
To Greg Allen: The services of Erica Blasberg for the full four years.
To Mike Candrea: An Olympic gold medal.
To Nancy Evans: The success of the new women's pro softball league.
To Ricky Hunley: The experience to get the next head coaching job he pursues.
To Jason Johnson: A successful stint in NFL Europe and another shot at the NFL.
To Arizona Basketball fans: Many more years of Lute Olson.
To everyone reading this list: A safe and happy New Year!
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