"It was kinda like, alright, let's do it," Kirk said of the team's attitude after failing to seal the deal in regulation. "You can't really get depressed in those moments. But it was like, come on, we should have finished these guys off 15 minutes ago, but we didn't. So we came out and we just knew we had to put the pressure on them right away."
"You just kind of sit there and cheer on your teammates,' Kirk said. "I hoped that's the rowdiest our bench has been all year on those two road games. .When it's gone, it does feel good to come back. And when I came back, I just played my hardest like I normally do."