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Good game Brantley. He needs more minutes rest of the way. Layman, Dodd also deserve props.

Turgeon doesn't know how to manage a game. Rotate guys in and out, because Trimble is getting outplayed by Brantley and Ram makes less mistakes. Dodd and Layman need some time as well. Nickens and Checko could use some real in game time, and I'm glad Nickens played some today. Honestly though, unless Trimble straightens things out, we won't make noise in the tournament. Guard play is so important, and we are really lacking there. I can't believe we haven't had a pure PG in so long.

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Anyone else notice Stone was out a lot in the second half? Didn't think he was in foul trouble, maybe because Dodd was doing so well on defense or am I missing something?

I agree with the complaints with Carter, but he did come up fairly big there near the end of the game.

Glad they pulled this one out.

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Honestly though, unless Trimble straightens things out, we won't make noise in the tournament.

Yep, this is pretty much what it boils down to. Trimble regains his form and we can make a legit run, if he keeps playing like he has the past month and a half, we're lucky to escape first weekend.

Dodd is a better defender than Stone. Still see Stone giving up easy baskets.

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If there was WAR for basketball, Carter would be about a -2. He can score occasionally but he's horrible defensively and makes horrible decisions.

There is little doubt Carter is not the sharpest knife in the drawer. Guy has some talent, but decision making and defense seems to overtake his scoring skills sometimes.

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Squeaking by Michigan at home is nothing to be happy about. Always will take a win over a loss, but the team was out coached once again and only Maryland's superior talent allowed the team to pull out a win. Trimble has become selfish and is either turning the ball over like a skill or taking bad shots with too much time on the shot clock. Good game by Layman though.

We all prefer wins to losses, but at the end of the day, this team is not improving and this is bad time of year for that lack of cohesive play to still be happening. Trimble going from a Wooten player of the year candidate to a pretty selfish bad point guard is certainly part of the issues right now, but the fact the team has to continually rely on its superior size and talent and hoping the other team goes cold is not a good combo come tourney time.

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