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HTrain90

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Everyone on this board focuses so much on scoring.


And I get it. Scoring is fun.

But if UVA can play defense at that level (v Providence) on even half of its nights in league play, it will win 12+ games in the ACC.

Offense will be hit and miss with this team. We know that. This team has to be married to three things:

(1) Protect the ball,
(2) Hit the glass,
(3) Defend like crazy.

We aren’t going to be a Top 30 offensive team. The pieces just aren’t here. However, we can be a Top 75 offensive team. And if you pair that with a Top 5 defense, then this team can be really, really, really good.

(In response to this post by CAV itee)

Posted: 11/25/2021 at 08:09AM



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Current Thread:
  Agree - but efficiently is the caveat ** -- FredArbiter 11/25/2021 09:20AM
  He looks very uncomfortable handling the ball -- NVHoo 11/25/2021 11:30AM
  Yep. Set shot. ** -- The_Hoo 11/25/2021 11:31AM
  Kihei, yes, and Igor in about 2 months. ** -- alleyoop hoo 11/25/2021 09:11AM
  Everyone on this board focuses so much on scoring. -- HTrain90 11/25/2021 08:09AM
  KC's game vs. Providence is the model for him... -- HiltonHeadHoo 11/25/2021 08:10AM
  Beekman can get a shot? Since when? -- Toolie92 11/25/2021 10:45AM
  Gardner better than anyone else to get his shot -- hooman#1 11/25/2021 10:25AM
  Good game for, make it 4 for 9, I’m good *** -- T Room Cav 11/25/2021 08:51AM
  Not happening this year. ** -- 06 Hoo 11/25/2021 08:22AM
  It will have to be garbage dunks and tip ins and FTs ** -- HiltonHeadHoo 11/25/2021 08:10AM

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