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    Unbridled optimism

    The last several games have been about as difficult (at times) for me to watch as the Feb. games during Morgan's final season. Yet before each game I find myself thinking, "This is the ONE. The game where it all comes together. Shots are falling from everywhere. Rebounds, lucky bounces all go our way."



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    Re: Unbridled optimism

    I think rebounding is going to be the key, not letting KU get those second chance points!


    --Luck of the Cyrish--






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    Re: Unbridled optimism

    If they slow the pace down and make good decisions they should do alright. Work the offense and take quality shots. On defense, hustle and get the rebound.



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    Re: Unbridled optimism

    Yes, most of us drink from the same kool-aid bucket as you. This team teases us a lot but seems to come up short in the end a lot. We really need a break through, whether that's winning tonight or winning a game or two in KC. We need something positive to happen for this team.



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    Re: Unbridled optimism

    I would love to see this team start finishing games...and peaking at the right time. But I don't think we have a go to guy in crunch time. Just something every good team has.



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    Re: Unbridled optimism

    If we are going to catch KU this year, tonight is the time to do it. They will prepare very well for the B12 tournament. I dont think the urgency will be there tonight as much as with other opponents, even with their current skid.



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    Re: Unbridled optimism

    Something's bound to happen in our favor.. and once it does, the snowball will keep rolling. Beat Kansas!


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    Re: Unbridled optimism

    Unfortunately, we do not have 1 favorable matchup... I am expecting a pretty tough loss



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    Re: Unbridled optimism

    This is where beating Texas really would have given us the confidence to beat Kansas tonight.



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    Re: Unbridled optimism

    Another thing we may have going for us is that KU may be looking ahead to K-State on Saturday. They got beat bad in Manhattan and I am sure they can't wait to get their revenge.

    ISU 74 KU 68



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    Re: Unbridled optimism

    Well, Missouri wasn't a favorable matchup twenty-five years ago, either.



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    Re: Unbridled optimism

    Quote Originally Posted by abcguyks View Post
    Another thing we may have going for us is that KU may be looking ahead to K-State on Saturday.
    They have struggled badly on the road in conference play. There is no way they are looking ahead. KU is trying to get a #1 or #2 seed, so every last game is extremely important.



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    Re: Unbridled optimism

    OK guys off to hilton. Its gonna be a great win for us tonight. Mark my words.. This one is ours.



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    Re: Unbridled optimism

    Sorry...but I see KU 84 - ISU 62

    Hope I'm wrong!



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