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    A positive thing to take away from this L

    We honestly couldn't have played any worse tonight. Couldnt rebound or shoot the ball tonight and lost to Kansas by 7. ONLY 7!! We cant stay cold like this for the rest of the season. hopefully our bad stretch of games are behind us and start the season over. 0-0 from here on out.



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    Re: A positive thing to take away from this L

    oooooo​o,,,,,



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    Re: A positive thing to take away from this L

    KU also turned if over 20 some times...not like they light the world on fire. We better figure out how to at least keep the rebounding margin close and we have to hit shots. Really rough 2 game stretch shooting the basketball...better stop the bleeding in Austin. 2 in a row can turn into 5 in a row real quick.



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    Re: A positive thing to take away from this L

    Agree. But the lack of rebounding is concerning. Kane looked tight in the second half. Need less stand around threes. Take them in the flow of the offense.



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    Re: A positive thing to take away from this L

    That is mainly due to the fact that KU's freshman led team turned it over 24 times to negate the fact that they dominated us on both sides of the ball for the most part.



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    Re: A positive thing to take away from this L

    There is no positive after that beat down. None.


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    Re: A positive thing to take away from this L

    Wiggins had 18 rebounds. Our entire team had 36...



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    Re: A positive thing to take away from this L

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclone_Power View Post
    Wiggins had 18 rebounds. Our entire team had 36...
    That's what happens when you miss 48 shots. Lots of opportunities to grab rebounds.



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    Re: A positive thing to take away from this L

    Quote Originally Posted by Gtown25 View Post
    We honestly couldn't have played any worse tonight. Couldnt rebound or shoot the ball tonight and lost to Kansas by 7. ONLY 7!! We cant stay cold like this for the rest of the season. hopefully our bad stretch of games are behind us and start the season over. 0-0 from here on out.
    Oh. I thought someone actually found something positive about this game. I was going to rep the **** out you for that.



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    Re: A positive thing to take away from this L

    Not seeing this so called positive



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    Re: A positive thing to take away from this L

    We hit our threes at a normal rate and it would have been a completely different game. Same with OU. The way we're shooting they had no right being in them. But they've got heart and tenacity. Need to find a way to get back in rhythm.



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    Re: A positive thing to take away from this L

    Quote Originally Posted by Covenant Clone View Post
    That's what happens when you miss 48 shots. Lots of opportunities to grab rebounds.
    me thinks we were trying to pad his stats to ensure he gets drafted and we have a better shot next year. thats gotta be it, right guys


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    Re: A positive thing to take away from this L

    What the L?


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    Re: A positive thing to take away from this L

    We hit 4 more threes and we win. ******* terrible shooting. Never seen anything like it.



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    Re: A positive thing to take away from this L

    Quote Originally Posted by Gtown25 View Post
    We honestly couldn't have played any worse tonight. Couldnt rebound or shoot the ball tonight and lost to Kansas by 7. ONLY 7!! We cant stay cold like this for the rest of the season. hopefully our bad stretch of games are behind us and start the season over. 0-0 from here on out.
    I agree.


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