Most of the players on this team are the ****. Like, quite talented. Unfortunately, basketball is a team sport.
Sometimes it’s easier when there’s a guy way better than everyone else like Monte, Georges, Royce, etc. Leads to fewer pissing contests.
Wigginton is guarding the opposing team’s best perimeter player far too often. Also, this team falls for too many pumpfakes and needs to do a better job staying vertical at the rim instead of hopelessly swatting at shots
One dunk that was amazing, and is not often discussed nor well documented - and surprised the hell out of me - was Chris Allen posterizing Anthony Davis. That happened, right? Do I remeber it correctly? Can’t ever find video of that one.
Royce was an NBA level talent and one of the more naturally gifted players I’ve seen, but he would have had to semi-consistently work to improve his skills and work on/put more effort into his help and pnr D to stick around and make a discernible and prolonged impact in the NBA. Tough for...
No doubts Coach Prohm is hoping he will earn his starting spot. I suspect it requires an attitude adjustment as much increasing focus and concentration. There's no doubt he's the most talented big on the team by far.
UNI always blitzes superior teams at the beginning of the season by playing more focused basketball than them. Gotta match their intensity on defense to beat them. The lack of athleticism will do them in as always. They’re annoying.