23 Total Quotes

Daniel Horton Quotes

We did everything we could to try and prevent it. But in that situation, it's tough when a person challenges you. It's an iffy situation.
Daniel Horton
#Challenges

When you have a guy who can knock down shots like that, it's not hard to develop chemistry with him. You just have to find him when he's open. Ron has really stepped up and played well. He's made shots and rebounded well from the wing.
Daniel Horton
#Chemistry

We knew we had to make a commitment to play defense and that's what we talked about at our meeting. If we play defense like we played tonight we're very tough to beat.
Daniel Horton
#Commitment

We've always believed. We feel we have the pieces to be a really good basketball team, and it's just a matter of us going out and doing it.
Daniel Horton
#Basketball

I think you'll see them in more of a flow this game. We'll have better chemistry. As far as working those guys in, hopefully, it can do wonders for our team as far as taking care of the ball with two seniors back and then get good shots on offense and be a better defensive team as well.
Daniel Horton
#Chemistry

I just wanted to do what it took to win. I gotta give my teammates all the credit. I shot well but I never really felt in a groove because there weren't any tough shots. I was open most of the time.
Daniel Horton
#Credit

People were expecting a lot of things from this team, and they don't realize, before we got here, they were winning 11 games and facing NCAA sanctions. They wanted national championship success right away, and we knew it wasn't going to be like that. It was going to be a long grind and process. We've done that really well, to the point where we expect to win.
Daniel Horton
#People

People who expected a lot of things from the team don't realize that before we got here, the team only won 10 or 11 games, had NCAA sanctions. And people wanted national championship success right away. We knew it wasn't going to be like that. We knew it was going to be a long grind and a process. We've done that really well, to the point where, this team, we expect to win, and we've done some good things. It's been a great ride.
Daniel Horton
#People

We just have to be ready to take care of business Thursday in the Big Ten tournament. We're not worried about the NCAA tournament.
Daniel Horton
#Business

We didn't do what we should have. We put our future in the hands of someone else.
Daniel Horton
#Future

We weren't strong enough, and they made savvy plays. Vincent is a great player, and the defense of their whole team was great.
Daniel Horton
#Defense

I don't think this season is a disappointment. But of course we're disappointed that we didn't make the NCAA Tournament. But this season isn't a disappointment at all, especially from where we've had to battle through (adversity) the whole season and where we've come back from last year.
Daniel Horton
#Disappointment

I feel like I can create shots for myself and other people in situations like that because of my size, strength and quickness. I just try to get the ball and make a play.
Daniel Horton
#People

We had to step back and re-focus. We had to accept the situation we were in, and not look for somebody else to blame, and then move on. We still had games to play, and the opportunity to compete for a championship.
Daniel Horton
#Focus

I think we've done a great job of building a legacy.
Daniel Horton
#Job #Legacy

It's tough to put it into words, but I know we battled, we battled as a team. The one thing I do know is that despite losing tonight, after everything we've been through as a program, no matter what people say and no matter what people do, this program is going to continue to move forward. I feel that in my heart.
Daniel Horton
#Heart

We have a lot of talent on the perimeter to be able to withstand a blow like that, but any time you're without Lester, with his toughness and his drive and his competitiveness, it's going to hurt.
Daniel Horton
#Competitiveness #Perimeter #Toughness

We have a better team than we did then. We have a better chance of doing some of the things that we want to do. When we were freshmen, we were just playing well at the time, and we wanted to ride it as long as we could. Now we have a team that can continue to play well and continue to compete for the championship.
Daniel Horton
#Freshmen

We were all kind of worried about him. But we had to go on with the game.
Daniel Horton
#Game

At first, the conversation was friendly. But after that the guy came up to me and said something to me and I could smell alcohol on his breath. I don't know. It was a crazy situation. I've never seen anything like it.
Daniel Horton
#Alcohol And Alcoholism