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    Notebook: Why Lucious is on of the Big 12's best, Babb should thank Bubu


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    Re: Notebook: Why Lucious is on of the Big 12's best, Babb should thank Bubu

    Great stuff CW you're the man!



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    Re: Notebook: Why Lucious is on of the Big 12's best, Babb should thank Bubu

    The times he has, he has corrected it where he may try and slip a second one in there like he was early in the season," said Hoigerg. "He is a heck of a player."



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    Re: Notebook: Why Lucious is on of the Big 12's best, Babb should thank Bubu

    I know Lucious gets some flack from some people, but he's a good player. We'd have a few less W's without him, I think.



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    Re: Notebook: Why Lucious is on of the Big 12's best, Babb should thank Bubu

    Hoigerg may be a scout. CW has a good spell check unlike me.


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    Re: Notebook: Why Lucious is on of the Big 12's best, Babb should thank Bubu

    Quote Originally Posted by NickTheGreat View Post
    I know Lucious gets some flack from some people, but he's a good player. We'd have a few less W's without him, I think.
    He's turned a huge corner since the Tech game, we're not the same team when he's not on the floor. He has done a great job of knowing when to take his shots and when to defer. He may not have huge numbers but he's a difference maker, I think his experience will be even more crucial as the games get more important.

    It also seems like he's become one of the vocal leaders on the team, at Texas he was talking to everyone trying to keep their heads up.



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    Re: Notebook: Why Lucious is on of the Big 12's best, Babb should thank Bubu

    KL is very inventive. He can pass many ways, he can shoot the three from many positions, and he can drive. He is fairly fast.He seems to be stronger than his actual weight. He is looking good. Looks like he is overall better than CA.


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    Re: Notebook: Why Lucious is on of the Big 12's best, Babb should thank Bubu

    Quote Originally Posted by heitclone View Post
    He's turned a huge corner since the Tech game, we're not the same team when he's not on the floor. He has done a great job of knowing when to take his shots and when to defer. He may not have huge numbers but he's a difference maker, I think his experience will be even more crucial as the games get more important.

    It also seems like he's become one of the vocal leaders on the team, at Texas he was talking to everyone trying to keep their heads up.
    Same time that Bubu came back. Coincidence?



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    Re: Notebook: Why Lucious is on of the Big 12's best, Babb should thank Bubu

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    Same time that Bubu came back. Coincidence?
    Definitely a coincidence, since Bubu's so terrible and could never contribute in the Big 12.




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    Re: Notebook: Why Lucious is on of the Big 12's best, Babb should thank Bubu

    Hard to believe he is the same player as the one that started the year at times. Although that has obviously showed up a few more times in conference play, but for the vast majority of time in conference he has been great. Really fantastic.



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    Re: Notebook: Why Lucious is on of the Big 12's best, Babb should thank Bubu

    I think Bubu giving him a blow has been crucial for KL, keeps him nice and fresh.



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    Re: Notebook: Why Lucious is on of the Big 12's best, Babb should thank Bubu

    If we have Bubu the entire year we are ranked in the top 25 right now.



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    Re: Notebook: Why Lucious is on of the Big 12's best, Babb should thank Bubu

    We are now at full strength since Bubu came back.


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    Re: Notebook: Why Lucious is on of the Big 12's best, Babb should thank Bubu

    Lucious still gets a ridiculous amount of criticism on these boards. I think people hold him to a crazy standard, personally. All point guards turn it over, and Lucious has done it fewer than most (especially since Big 12 play) yet some still aren't pleased with his play.



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    Re: Notebook: Why Lucious is on of the Big 12's best, Babb should thank Bubu

    Quote Originally Posted by Cincyclone View Post
    Lucious still gets a ridiculous amount of criticism on these boards. I think people hold him to a crazy standard, personally. All point guards turn it over, and Lucious has done it fewer than most (especially since Big 12 play) yet some still aren't pleased with his play.
    I think people are displeased because when he plays bad, he plays really bad and it almost always leads to a loss. I think people just hope for more consistency. Also, when he does have a bad game his body language tends to get poor and his bad decisions compound on themselves.



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