The Texas Tech head coach gave a glowing appraisal of his team’s play and said they are “a good team.”
After the team won its fifth straight Big East Tournament championship, Sumlin gave his first Big East Player of the Week award to forward/center Anthony Davis, who is averaging 12.8 points and 5.7 rebounds.
The Longhorns were the Big East champions last season and have been ranked No. 4 in the preseason AP Top 25.
Sumlin praised his players for putting in the extra effort during the postseason and showed them some of the hard work it takes to win.
Sumlin said the team has the tools to compete for championships.
The Texas Tech basketball team won the Big 12 Tournament title and will play at No. 2 Oklahoma in the 2017 Big 12 Championship on Wednesday, April 14.