"Ike Iroegbu is an outstanding point guard, but we need him to score more," added Kent. "We need Josh to hold up his numbers and everything. But both of those guys need help. We feel like we have help in our program right now where guys can score the ball a lot more than we've scored in the past two years."
Hawkinson was also added to the 20-member 2017 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Center of the Year Award watch list on Friday, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced. The Cougar senior was one of 10 finalists for the award last season.
Here's the full transcript of what Kent and Hawkinson has to say from the podium at Pac-12 media day.