Iowa State vs Kansas men’s basketball: Game photos, quotes from players and coaches

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Jan 29, 2014; Lawrence, KS, USA; Kansas Jayhawks center Joel Embiid (21) shoots as Iowa State Cyclones forward Georges Niang (31) defends during the second half at Allen Fieldhouse. Kansas won 92 – 81. Mandatory Credit: Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

Tharpe on his growing level of confidence on the court.

"That is what I am trying to do out there every night when I play, no matter what it is, if it is scoring or assists. I am just trying to go out there and help my team. Right now, I think everything is happening how we want it to."