Cleveland , which made its first nine 3-pointers, led 46-31 after one quarter and scored 81 points in the first half, two short of the franchise record. "I've been catching them in rhythm and shooting."While watching film with assistant coach Phil Handy, Love noticed that he was pump-faking too much to try to get into the lane or to the free-throw line.
Strong is now in the third year of his five-year contract and is guaranteed $10.7 million in his final two seasons. As the players prepare for a final home game against TCU, plenty will be on the line, namely bowl eligibility. Strong added: "I told them not to quit on me and I wouldn't quit on them". What Texas is doing to Strong is disgraceful. TCU has lost three of its last four games by a combined total of 52 points.
Before becoming a head coach, Herman was the offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach for Ohio State from the 2012 season through 2013 and also has served as an assistant at Iowa State and Rice beforehand. "I want Coach O to stay", he said. But you have to have somebody who knows how to run it. Armstrong, along with the Texas boosters, could have spent Thursday pulling a lot of strings by feeding information to hungry reporters.
It was also the most points in a first quarter ever in the league and was just three points shy of tying Klay Thompson's record of 37. He made 12 of 20 shots in all, including 8 of 12 3-pointers, and recorded his first 40-point game since April 14, 2014, with the Minnesota Timberwolves .
Irving's big quarter came two nights after Love scored an NBA-record 34 in the first against Portland. Dirk Nowitzki scored 10 points on 3-of-10 shooting in 20 minutes in his return for Dallas after the 13-time All-Star missed eight games with a strained left Achilles tendon.
The Cavaliers' 16 threes in the first half broke the Warrior's record for most threes in a half in National Basketball Association history (15). The Cavaliers had consecutive 20 three-pointer games against the Atlanta Hawks last season in the play-offs, making a combined 46 in the second and third games of their 4-0 series sweep.