Chris Beard, Who? Mark Adams Has Texas Tech Playing Like World-beaters

Chris Beard, Who? Mark Adams Has Texas Tech Playing Like World-beaters

Texas Tech head coach Mark Adams directs his team.Saturday afternoon, the Texas Tech men’s basketball team had just beaten sixth-ranked Kansas in the kind of performance that can help define an entire program in terms of priorities, potential, and hard work. Suddenly, what new head coach Mark Adams had been telling his players for months—that they’re good enough to beat any team in the country—didn’t sound so far-fetched.That the Red Raiders pulled off the 75–67 upset without their top two scorers, and that they did it with poise and defense, with elbows and hustle, by challenging shots, drawing offensive fouls, and simply not backing down against all that four- and five-star talent, got the attention of the entire world of men’s college basketball.“We don’t think offense that much,” Tech guard Clarence Nadolny said. “We…View Original Post

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