"It surprised everyone that he burst onto the scene as quickly as he did as a freshman, but those first 10-12 games were off the charts", Kruger said.
Game 3 victor vs. Kansas State vs TCU tv channel is on ESPN. "I think our resume speaks for itself". "Then we have to do what we do - turn them over and get out in transition". And another big man, Cheick Diallo, needed stitches after taking an elbow to his mouth and wound up sitting out a game in the Big 12 Tournament in 2016.
The Jayhawks, however, will have to do it without 7-foot center Udoka Azubuike (13.7 points per game, 7.1 rebounds), who has been ruled out of the Big 12 Tournament with a knee injury. Last season's champion, the Iowa State Cyclones, defeated West Virginia in the championship. Many experts project him as a high first-round draft pick if he leaves for the National Basketball Association after this season. After the West Virginia win, it seemed like OSU might finally break the streak, but once again, the Cowboys fell behind by a large margin late in the first half. Roach shoots 45% overall and 35% from behind the arc, which is decent, but not great.
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"I just control the things I can control, and the only thing I've been anxious about since we played Saturday was getting my team ready to play", Boynton said after the eighth-seeded Cowboys' 71-60 victory over No. 9 seed Oklahoma in the opening round. The list goes on and on. "You have to fake a pass to make a pass against them, find the gaps". Unfortunately, it seems to have fallen apart. Game 2 Winner (ESPN/ESPN2) 7 p.m. For such a good-shooting team, 50 percent from the free throw line has haunted the Frogs on multiple occasions. Lard can rebound well and has shown the ability to be a high level player in this system.
View a gallery of images from the Jayhawks' quarterfinal matchup in the Big 12 Tournament against the Cowboys. Every other Self team has been inside the Top 10 in the Pomeroy efficiency rankings.
Silvio De Sousa will have to be a spark for Kansas in this one.
Jayhawks coach Bill Self said after a scrimmage at the Sprint Center that Azubuike sprained his medial collateral ligament near the end of Tuesday's practice.
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One of OSU's biggest issues this year is avoiding foul trouble.
The teams played an extremely even first half, but TCU looked poised to run away with it early in the second, building a nine-point lead. Oklahoma has regressed tremendously without the hot shooting from Young.
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But after an bad finish to the season brought the Sooners record to 18-13, their chances at making the tournament are looking a bit more dubious. Racing to a 14-2 start that included five wins over ranked opponents, the Sooners were ranked as high as fourth in the nation in January, looking like a lock for a top seed in the NCAA Tournament. The Cowboys keep following strong, full-60-minute performances in which they've secured key victories over hard opponents with sub-par outings that result in losses to slightly lesser foes. I never thought it would be possible to get nine teams in the NCAA tournament, but we're giving it as good of a shot as you possibly can.
Oklahoma State swept the ninth-ranked Jayhawks during the regular season. They have more losses to teams that are either out of the tournament or right on the bubble than most #1 seeds have, period.
The Arizona State situation is probably been more shocking.
Big 12 player of the year Devonté Graham was his usual steady self, and Svi Mykhailiuk swished threes.
Young is the first major-conference player in NCAA Division I history to total 800 points and 250 assists in the same season.
Now, the Sooners must anxiously await their NCAA Tournament fate.