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    Is this another "one and done" Kansas team?

    I predict they will slip by their first round to get hammered in the second.



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    Re: Is this another "one and done" Kansas team?

    If they play their game they won't be losing until the Sweet 16. They are likely to be a #1 seed so I doubt they "slip by" the 16 seed in the 1st round. They have a huge advantage in having 2 go-to low post scorers. If Self wants to be, they can be drought proof, which is crucial in the dance. They also have better athletes at nearly every position than 99% of teams in CBB, if Self decides to, they can lock down pretty much anyone on the defensive end and create a ton of turnovers. Credit where credit is due, they're a good team with an even better upside.

    A team that could beat them would be a veteran, tournament tested team, which there aren't many of out there to come up against.


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    Re: Is this another "one and done" Kansas team?

    I don't think so. They have deep potential unless they run into someone who has the size to offset them or maybe a team that can apply a ton of ball pressure and turn you over.



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    Re: Is this another "one and done" Kansas team?

    Nope this is a final 4 team.



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    Re: Is this another "one and done" Kansas team?

    Who knows. The one thing I know is that I hate Kansas. I hate Bill Self. I am glad these games are done.



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    Re: Is this another "one and done" Kansas team?

    No.
    The concept sounds like sour grapes after a tough loss.
    This KU team goes a long way in the tournament.


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
    Make this one for the ages!




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    Re: Is this another "one and done" Kansas team?

    this is National champion team



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    Re: Is this another "one and done" Kansas team?

    Quote Originally Posted by isuforlife View Post
    this is National champion team
    Ugh..I hate to agree, but they look unstoppable right now.



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    Re: Is this another "one and done" Kansas team?

    If you ask me Selfie and Calipari are cut from the same cloth. With the quasi agents shopping the top players, I can't imagine how much KU had to "invest" to assemble this roster. I can only hope that their investment ends with an early exit from the NCAA tournament.



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    Re: Is this another "one and done" Kansas team?

    It will be hard to beat this team, with Wiggins and Embiid. Even if the calls are going against them.



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    Re: Is this another "one and done" Kansas team?

    This was the only loss this year where I though ISU played well for the most part, and KU still hammered us with relative ease. They are a good team. Anything less than the Final 4 will be a huge disappointment.




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    Re: Is this another "one and done" Kansas team?

    They are very good, I wonder if somebody with some size and length (Syracuse is the prime example obviously) zoned them a whole game, if they would handle it? Not many teams capable of controlling the glass out of a zone against KU's length though...they are a tough, tough out. I was actually very pleased with our effort and for the most part our results against them last night, we were right in the game with a chance to win it with 3:30 to go, at their place, and then a questionable call plus 3 turnovers right together...damn.



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    Re: Is this another "one and done" Kansas team?

    I hate KU as much as anyone, but no way is this a one and done team.



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    Re: Is this another "one and done" Kansas team?

    Quote Originally Posted by Madclone1 View Post
    I predict they will slip by their first round to get hammered in the second.
    This sounds like a sour grapes thread. Personally, after we are done with them, I'd love to see a Big 12 team win it all. I'll be rooting for them to do just that if ISU does not. Same goes for any other Big 12 team in the tournament.



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