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Berger still doesn’t remember any of that, only practicing defense in preparation for the rivalry game, then feeling dizzy as if he had stood up too fast.

“One of my teammates made a shot in my face when I was guarding him and I was kind of upset about it,” he recalled Saturday.

Four days later, he looked forward to a reunion with the rest of his teammates, who will be wearing “12” patches on the jerseys. First, he wanted a nap.

“I can’t explain everything. It’s just a miracle,” said Danny Berger, his left arm in a sling to protect the miniature defibrillator installed so doctors can monitor his heart remotely should there be any further problems.

Doctors cannot fully explain what caused the 22-year-old to collapse, but said he was born with a tendency for this to happen because of his heart having two to three extra beats, according to Dr. Jared Brunch of the Intermountain Medical Center where he was transported Tuesday via medical helicopter.

The elder Berger said Brunch told him Brunch is much more likely to have a heart attack than Danny, and that Danny is less likely to have a problem than anybody on the team because of the defibrillator.

The starting forward remains hopeful he will play again but is taking it day by day. Six weeks is the earliest he can get back out on the court.

“I just have to trust the experts,” Brian Berger said.

Of course, Danny’s mom is a little less enthusiastic.

“She just wants me to be in the library for the rest of my life,” Danny joked.

All were grateful to be in Logan, getting ready to watch a basketball game with their son.

“There’s literally dozens of people who have played a role in this whole process just in these last four days,” Brian Berger said. “And every single person has done the exact right thing that they needed to do, starting with Mike. … If it hadn’t been for Mike and the quick response … I’ve got nothing but gratitude.

“Four days ago we didn’t know what was going to happen and (Friday) Danny was walking on the treadmill. When you have something like this happen, it’s that time period where it’s either fatal or not, or brain damage or not.”

Danny, though he doesn’t remember Williams at his side Tuesday, was glad to have him there Saturday during a press conference before the game against Western Oregon.

“I tried to tell the doctor that I want (Williams) to be my personal defibrillator but they didn’t buy it, they had to put one in there,” Danny Berger said. “I owe Mike a lot. I can’t ever pay him back. He’s one of the smartest guys I know, and a lifelong friend.”