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"We’ve got our competitive juices flowing," Lucas added. "We’re ready to bring it to them. We’ll be ready to play. We have a new hunger about us that I think we’ll bring down there. They are a great team. It’s going to be a competitive environment, and we’re looking forward to it."
Why do people have such a hard time giving Lucas credit when credit is deserved?
"I thought he played smart and got in there," Self said. "(Selden) didn’t have his best game obviously and he played through fouls the first half, so we needed B.G. to bail us out, and he did."
Though you could go all day with stats, here are the nine most impressive that prove Kansas' dominance.
Kansas signed a pair of junior college defensive tackles in Isi Holani and DeeIsaac Davis. Both are three-star players with good bulk to provide some weight and competition in the middle of the defense. Davis is the higher-rated of the duo as the No. 14 junior college defensive tackle in the nation.
Beaty, who was in Wichita to speak to Kansas boosters at Deano’s Grill & Tapworks on Wednesday night, said that he and his staff had been to every high school in the state during his first round of recruiting.
The Jayhawks start the season against North Carolina State on Friday morning and face off with Jacksonville, Coastal Carolina and UNC-Greensboro in the five-game tournament.
Athletes will compete at the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, Arkansas, and at the ISU Classic in Ames, Iowa. Both will be two-day meets for KU, each taking place Friday and Saturday, Feb. 12-13.
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Texas Tech had five players in double-digits and outlasted Iowa State, which was still playing without suspended forward Jameel McKay.
Many Panthers fans felt like they got a raw deal. They won't feel any better after watching Inside the NFL with a mic'd up Ron Rivera and Clete Blakeman conversation where the Panthers coach is told by the official if the play had been ruled complete in the first place it wouldn't have been overturned to incomplete.