19 Total Quotes

Brian Giorgis Quotes

I think the big difference in the game - and it was something we lacked last year - is that our bench came through. It didn't seem like it was a day for starters.
Brian Giorgis
#Bench

We don't spend a lot of time talking about the streak. We just have a bunch of people who aren't used to losing, and don't want to lose. That's the way they play.
Brian Giorgis
#People

The big key was our team defense in the second half. We forced 13 turnovers in the second half.
Brian Giorgis
#Defense

She's like a sixth starter. She's gotten to the point where she's playing with confidence.
Brian Giorgis
#Confidence

She brings a lot of energy, which is one thing that you like from a kid coming off the bench. She's like a microwave. She makes things happen. She's instant offense, she's instant defense, she's instant rebounding, which is something that you need.
Brian Giorgis
#Energy

Their Achilles' heel all year has been interior defense because they're pretty small. We got the ball in there early and often.
Brian Giorgis
#Defense

She has the ability to score from anywhere. She has a great shooting touch and can score from inside, 3-pointers, or just put it on the floor and take it to the basket.
Brian Giorgis
#Ability

I think our confidence is the result of how we've been playing. We're a much better offensive team this year. We're a much more diversified. But I think the biggest thing is, we're a lot deeper than we were last year. I think we kind of ran out of gas in the second game because we were playing seven people.
Brian Giorgis
#Confidence

It's very special and I'm hoping that she's smiling up there. She'd be the type that would be listening.
Brian Giorgis
#Listening

You never know in the tournament. That's why they call it March Madness. Half of it is believing.
Brian Giorgis
#Madness

They're just excited. I think everyone works hard, but these kids work exceptionally hard.
Brian Giorgis
#Kids

It's the way we've done it all year. We've had to persevere. I was so proud of our kids.
Brian Giorgis
#Kids

I'm sure it will be an experience that will last their lifetime.
Brian Giorgis
#Experience

I felt we had a good basketball team. To win 23 of our last 25 says a lot about the kids. They're not a team that quits.
Brian Giorgis
#Basketball

They've been knocking off people by big scores. We know we have our hands full; but hopefully with our crowd behind us, we can give them a run like we did last year and maybe pull the upset of the tournament.
Brian Giorgis
#People

They just bring so many different weapons at you, offensively. We've got a number of different things that we're going to try; and hopefully, we're going to be successful at one or two of them.
Brian Giorgis
#Weapons

We don't have anybody to match up with Humphrey, as far as strength. She's just a tremendous player. This year, she's brought a three-point game with her that's just scary.
Brian Giorgis
#Strength

Obviously we started slowly in the second half, it was disappointing, but their defense got after it. They're just a tremendous team. I thought we played a great game today. Obviously Georgia had too many weapons, they had such an inside presence with Humphrey.
Brian Giorgis
#Defense

We'll make sure she's in shape for it. We're going to work on ball-handling drills, and we'll get her in the gym shooting as many shots as possible.
Brian Giorgis
#Work