''Scooter had a bad night,'' the coach conceded. ''But I've watched that tape twice, and he didn't take many bad shots. When you see a guy go 5 of 18 (actually 19), you think he took some bad shots. He really didn't take that many bad ones. He had some good looks. They just didn't go down for him.
''I guess you'd call it a slump.''
It's a slump, all right. McFadgon's stats for the past three games include 25.7 percent (9 of 35) from the field, 21.4 percent (3 of 14) from 3-point range and a mere 8.3 points-per-game scoring average.