Irish counting on Ben Hansbrough to back Harangody
“He’s got the same ticker now. He’s got the same motor,” Brey said. “There’s a great competitive streak there.”
Brey is hoping the intensity Hansbrough provides will help
Harangody, who has twice led the
“I’m trying to figure out who else will score it for us,” he said. “I think Ben has shown in practice he can score it for us.”
“I’ve had this year of hard work. I’m excited to get out there on the court and expose it all,” he said.
“We couldn’t always get to the bucket at times from the perimeter last year,” Brey said.
“We’ll have to see if we can back it up,” he said.
Hansbrough was happy to have his brother in the stands for his exhibition opener, adding that he doesn’t mind the constant comparisons or whether people say he’s playing in his brother’s shadow.
“I’ll always be in his shadow. He’s a great player. Who wouldn’t be in the shadow of what he’s done? He’s one of the all-time leading scorers in NCAA history,” he said.