The 942 Crew unveiled the Curtain of Distraction in 2013 as a way to distract opponents while attempting free throws in the second half of ASU's home games at Wells Fargo Arena. It has since received national attention from publications such as the New York Times.
The 25-year-old Bradley has played in three MLB seasons with the D-backs. His last season was by far his best in the majors, as he posted a 1.73 ERA in 63 games and helped Arizona make its first playoff appearance since 2011. Bradley has become a fan favorite for his fiery competitiveness, including his defense of the D-backs' home field when the rival Dodgers came to town in August.
The Sun Devils are off to a 9-0 start, their best in over 40 years, and their No. 5 national ranking is their best mark since 1981.