Competition does not get much fiercer than the Jayhawk Conference, just ask Allen Community College head mens basketball coach Andy Shaw.
Last season, the Red Devils started hot with a 10-1 record, but began to lose steam in January when they lost seven consecutive contests.
We had things rolling, and then after Christmas break we hit a slump, Shaw said. We had a lot of things go right in the month of November. A lot of games were close and we won by one, two, or three points. They were really anybody’s game. After the break, a lot of those things that did go our way before, didnt.