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According to everything I've seen, Huff's upside is practically...

off-the-charts. Of course, the only game footage I've seen of him has been was from high school. I love his skills, but am still unsure how they will translate in college. (I wish I had heard more about his European play this past summer.) I remain hopeful, but... I also think he probably has the individual defensive fundamentals to be everything you say. His issue, IMO, will be how to play defense with the team. Where to be, when to be there, communicating with the other players, and making the right decision when the opponent's offense forces him to make a decision. If he doesn't get those right, Bennett will pull him back to the bench. And, those are things that come with experience. Hopefully, the OOC portion of the schedule will provide time for both Huff and Hunter to make mistakes and still be allowed to remain on the floor, and, if we are fortunate, the foundation they received during their redshirt years will ease the process. It's going to be fun! Go 'Hoos!!!

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Posted: 09/13/2017 at 3:48PM


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