Originally written on Fox Sports Southwest  |  Last updated 1/23/13
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) -- Texas A&M followed its big win at Kentucky with two straight losses, and the young team is trying to get back on track when it travels to LSU on Wednesday. The Aggies need to string some wins together in Southeastern Conference play to avoid missing the NCAA tournament for the second straight year. Second-year coach Billy Kennedy says that his goal every season is to make the tournament. "It's going to be difficult to do," he said of reaching the tournament. "We've got to make up some ground. But my pressure is trying to get these guys to play the best that they could possibly play, and if they do that that's going to give us opportunities." Texas A&M is trying to bounce back from a 14-18 record last season that snapped a streak of six straight appearances in the NCAA tournament. The Aggies fell apart in Big 12 play, going 4-14. They're 12-5 this season and already have two conference wins, beating Arkansas and Kentucky to start their firs...
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