Originally written on Fox Sports Midwest  |  Last updated 6/22/12
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Among other things, Kim English doesn't lack for confidence. He believes things are looking bright -- not only for his NBA prospects, but the fortunes of the Missouri team he left behind. "I think they should win the national championship," English said Friday after a pre-draft workout for the Indiana Pacers in Bankers Life Fieldhouse. "They're the best team in the nation. "They've got a lot of guys still there. They've got the best backcourt in the nation in Phil (Pressey) and Mike (Dixon). I'm focusing on this now but I'm definitely a prideful alumnus. I'm looking forward to the things they'll do next year." English is the most likely of the three Missouri seniors to be drafted next Thursday night, commonly projected as a mid-second-round project. Prospects are not as bright for Ricardo Ratliffe and Marcus Denmon, who may face the uncertain prospects of the undrafted free agent. "Teams know what I can do, but I really just come in and try to shoot the ball and defend. Those a...
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