Kansas Jayhawks vs Iowa State Cyclones: Game photos, quotes from coaches and players

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Jan 13, 2014; Ames, IA, USA; Kansas Jayhawks center Joel Embiid (21) defends the shot against Iowa State Cyclones guard DeAndre Kane (50) during the second half at James H. Hilton Coliseum. Kansas beat Iowa State 77-70. Mandatory Credit: Reese Strickland-USA TODAY Sports

Hoiberg on the play of Kansas center Joel Embiid.

“I think Embiid is the best player in the country…He’s huge. He’s got great length. He can shoot, he’s got incredible footwork and he’s been playing the game for about two years.”