"We were sitting there talking about the next move and he was asking me how he can thank people for being so nice with their thoughts and concerns. We talked about that a bit and then he said, 'Now, how do we beat these guys?
"It's a huge deal. We want to win, especially for all of the players that came before us," said sophomore forward Thomas Robinson. "To tie it is a big thing, but to be the team that broke it is a big deal for us. We want to be known as the team that broke the streak. That's a lot of games to win at home, especially with the competition that we have every year."