McIntosh is not cutting it. Taylor is only part of the problem. Cory Johnson cannot hang onto the ball. Dodie can make a shot under pressure. Gray could do better. Marden is a lost cause. Mike's defense is a joke. Clark wants someone else to shoot when he can shoot better than them. Jiri wants to take it easy and play perimeter guard. I did not expect much this year, but we have so far to go, we will be able to pass the ball by March. I thjink over the holidays, all they shoud do is practice passing like bouncing it, no looks, etc. We have no offensive scheme I recogonize. I would rather clear everyone to one side and let Mike or Dodie try and shoot it. WM is looking better with every passing game. That si too bad. 2008 or 2009 when we are relevant again. Looks like the best basketball team is the girls.
That said, we will beat Savannah State. North Dakota State will be tough.
CFH HMagic bball season.
Let my fred's Four Horsemen ride.
Taylor needs to play because he is our main offensive threat. I disagree with putting Taylor at the point so much. IMHO, Taylor should always play the 2, never the 1. Have CMac and Dunson handle the point guard resposibility.
I really think we need to get more from Clark. Of all the guys we had last year, he seems to fit GMac's system the least. We need to come up with something to make him be an offensive threat, because I think he is more than capable.
Taylor is obviously out of position at point. But Cmac has shown he ain't ready to play at this level so Mike has to play point. And sit him? Who's going to play instead of Mike? Brock? Caeser? Do you really think we can sit our only offensive weapon? It sucks sometimes and its frustrating, but Mike Taylor has to be in the game, if for no other reason than there's simply nobody else.
We just gotta hope Mike can cut the TO's... because that's our only hope. And again, that's not all on Gmac. So many other factors that I and many others have mentioned. Call em excuses I don't care. I call it the truth.
Taylor @ point reminds me of when Mike Nurse was forced to play there (jr. year?). Obviously talented, but not a true point. If I remember correctly, the next year we had a true point come in and Nurse really improved his play at the 2 spot. Hopefully Garrett can provide this next year and along with Brackins on the inside, we'll see some real improvement! Until then, we just have to be patient and try to appreciate effort and progress when we see it. This is NOT a coaching issue, however. We are gonna be outmanned in almost every game this year, but will still get some quality wins.
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