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Meet the new guy: Huskies hoop assistant Lamont Smith

With the football team off, we’ll shift to basketball.

Washington continued the revamping of its coaching staff when it hired Lamont Smith just before the team left for Europe. Smith previously worked with Lorenzo Romar as a grad assistant at Saint Louis from 1999-2001.

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ASU coach Herb Sendek’s postgame transcript

ASU Head Coach Herb Sendek

On the game

I think our guys had really good intentions; our hearts were in the right place. Obviously that spurt at the end of the first half really hurt us. I know it’s a broken record, but it’s been the same problem for us; turnovers. We had 19 turnovers in the game, which helps to fuel their transition game. The second thing that has become a constant for us is free throw shooting. We’re struggling to stay above 60% in the conference, and tonight we were 11-21 from the line. Although Washington

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Know your enemy: ASU press conference transcript for Herb Sendek and Trent Lockett


On confidence and skill:

“Well I don’t think the two are separable, one goes hand in hand with the other. Through our hard work and diligence, you gain greater confidence and your belief system is bolstered. The best way to be confident for the test is to prepare well, not to cram the night before. I think our psyche will continue to improve as our work ethic, preparation, and diligence to get better every day continues.”

On road games:

“We haven’t been as good as the people we’ve played on the road. Our performance

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