Can Kansas crash the Landen Lucas party? 

November, 10, 2011
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It’s that time of the year. The reality of recruiting is that you win some, you lose some. When there’s a setback, the next step is to come up with a solution.

When Kaleb Tarczewski (Claremont, N.H./St. Mark’s) selected the Arizona Wildcats, Kansas immediately began assessing its options. Enter Landen Lucas (Portland, Ore./Westview).

“When he narrowed it down to seven he had Kansas in it but Kansas had its eggs in Kaleb’s basket,” Shelley Lucas, Landen’s mom said. “They were in touch and they were being honest. When they didn’t get (Tarczewski), they apologized and asked for his last visit.”

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