Steve Alford's backcourt just got stronger - 5th year senior Lindsey Drew announced on Twitter Tuesday he's going to return to the Pack basketball team for his final season.

Drew was one of the best defensive players in the Mountain West Conference before tearing his achilles tendon during the 2018 regular season...he's also had hip surgery leading him to red shirting this past season with the Pack.

Drew is the most experienced guy on the roster having started 93-of-99 possible games his first 3-seasons averaging 6.4 points and 3.9 assists per game...he was named to the All Mountain West Defensive Team after the 2017-18 season.