December 8, 2006

No. 6 A&M looks to rebound against No. 1 UCLA

After falling to No. 9 LSU on the road, No. 6 Texas A&M is looking to rebound against the most unlikely opponent in the nation, and on the road to boot. The Aggies will face No. 1 UCLA at the Anaheim Pond in the John Wooden Classic Saturday at 1:30 p.m. (CST) and will be broadcast nationally on CBS.


With the Aggies (7-1) showing uncharacteristic lacks of intensity and hustle against LSU, it is almost a given that the same won't happen when A&M takes the floor against UCLA (7-0).


Why?


Because head coach Billy Gillispie won't let them.


But hustle, intensity and grit might not be enough against the Bruins, who are just as intense on defense as the Aggies with arguably more offensive power.



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