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The first thing we are going to do is mental toughness . . . . The first week or two will be learning to handle adversity. This team has the athletes, it has skill, but it doesn’t have that much experience. What I think we lack is the mental toughness to be successful in the BIG EAST. So I’ll throw some different things at them and we will see where they come out."

Coach Mike Rice on the first practices of the 2011-2012 season. Lots here in the Rutgers Summer Basketball Preview. Rice breaks down every player and what he hopes for the coming season.
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