Within seconds of Glenn Robinson III's tip-slam on Wednesday night, @pnbloem (BlockM around these parts) recognized some serious gif potential:
I'm here to serve:
[For the rest of the Nebraska game in gifs, with a heavy emphasis on Mitch McGary and the NCAA's foremost attention-starved refs, hit THE JUMP.]
As always, click the still to open the animated gif in a lightbox.
In a sign of the times, the above wasn't even Robinson's most impressive dunk, because this is just effortless elevation:
And now begins the Big Puppy Show. McGary blocks, forcefully enough to knock the shooter to the floor:
McGary has a tender moment with TV Ted Valentine:
McGary enters the fray with aplomb, emerges with favorite chew toy...
...then celebrates by trying to fly away/pumping up the crowd:
/Big Puppy Show
Ed Hightower does Ed Hightower things; Nik Stauskas reacts with the requisite disgust:
Speaking of Stauskas, your latest edition of "Three-Point Specialist":
Finally, Taylor Lewan shows off his, er, unique conducting technique: