19 Total Quotes

Bill Fennelly Quotes

No question we lost a lot of things. Experience, leadership, points, and rebounds. But that's the nature of college basketball.
Bill Fennelly
#Basketball

It was probably a miracle we were in the game at halftime.
Bill Fennelly
#Game

I don't know of any other state in the country with a small population where this happens.
Bill Fennelly
#Country

We got a little Irish luck early.
Bill Fennelly
#Irish

We've put ourselves in a better position, but we still have a lot of work to do. We know Kansas will come in here very hungry. They've already beaten us this season, so we know they're a very good team.
Bill Fennelly
#Work

Brittany's always been upbeat. When she came back from that trip, she had an even greater appreciation for what she had. She wasn't going to let little things bother her, having seen what so many others didn't have. She got a real jolt of the real world this summer.
Bill Fennelly
#Appreciation

We had a great meeting, and she just wants to be closer to home and feels she could be a better fit somewhere else. I appreciate what she did in her time here and how she handled herself while at Iowa State.
Bill Fennelly
#Home

It's an exciting schedule, especially for the people coming to Hilton to watch.
Bill Fennelly
#People

Obviously, we weren't playing a team where we could match up offensively. We're playing solid defense and we've done it game in and game out. It was a team we probably should have beat soundly and we did.
Bill Fennelly
#Defense

They have a tremendous amount of weapons. We don't match up with them physically, but they're a tough team for a lot of people to defend, not just us.
Bill Fennelly
#Weapons

That kid is literally playing like an NBA player. She shoots it a lot; she has all kinds of moves and gets to the free-throw line. She's in there to score.
Bill Fennelly
#Nba

Coach (Jack) Easley scouted this game, and our kids were calling the plays just like (Nebraska) were. We were energized and when you play good defense it helps your offense and when you play good offense it helps your defense.
Bill Fennelly
#Kids

The way we've approached it is we're playing the No. 9 team in the country this year. It's a great team, a team that has some new faces, but it's the same approach - very athletic, they defend great.
Bill Fennelly
#Country

We've got to get more out of them then we did last night. We've got to do a better job of finishing around the basket and getting in better position to score.
Bill Fennelly
#Night

No one's upbeat; when you lose four games in a row, you shouldn't be upbeat. But there's a difference between what we felt and feeling sorry for yourself. There's still opportunities to play for.
Bill Fennelly
#Games

I think they're understanding what's expected of them. It's been a good group that understands that we need to do things the right way.
Bill Fennelly
#Understanding

She's doing better. She ran on it a little bit at practice, and we'll wait and see how it responds. There's a real chance that she'll get a few minutes.
Bill Fennelly
#Practice

They were switching on the perimeter, so we knew we'd have a tough time getting a 3-point shot off. We still had enough time to get a basket and free throw.
Bill Fennelly
#Perimeter

Everyone who loves the game wants to be doing something in March.
Bill Fennelly
#Game