25 Total Quotes

Elaine Elliott Quotes

We're just trying to play hard with a real enthusiasm for the game.
Elaine Elliott
#Enthusiasm

They led us to victory. Everybody else gave great support, did their jobs. Fatigue wasn't a factor at all.
Elaine Elliott
#Fatigue

The absolute consistency and performance Kim has given us for four years is very, very unique. It's special and deserving of recognition. It really indicates the impact she's had throughout.
Elaine Elliott
#Consistency

We're playing good basketball right now. I thought the way we started the game really set the tone.
Elaine Elliott
#Basketball

We're getting good contributions from different kids, we're sharing the ball well, and we're defending better. There's been a better commitment to our preparation and to getting better.
Elaine Elliott
#Kids

They started out slow statistically in the conference games. They've got good stuff ahead of them. It's nice to see them starting to get comfortable and enjoy this last stretch. They've been doing a good job for us.
Elaine Elliott
#Games

I'm happy about the progress of our team.
Elaine Elliott
#Progress

Everybody, in the end, plays the same games. So really, until it's over, there's no comparing where people are at. We have kind of done well just playing from behind. So, I think we'll just keep thinking of it in those terms.
Elaine Elliott
#Games

She's just a savvy player. She's not just a shooter. She's a player. Her confidence has grown throughout the season. It's been very evident.
Elaine Elliott
#Confidence

There's no one that can take credit but them. They've done a phenomenal job.
Elaine Elliott
#Credit

I just love what's happened to Air Force. Gone are the days when that's anybody's automatic win.
Elaine Elliott
#Force

They have better players than they've ever had. Those are great kids. There's no secret. It's all about the players.
Elaine Elliott
#Kids

I have mixed emotions. We were right there and it's an awful feeling to lose and not get that next step. You just try to tell these young players that everything that happened before what we feel right now is what this team is.
Elaine Elliott
#Emotions

There are no surprises with anything positive that he's done up there. He's gotten himself some hard-nosed competitive kids and done the right thing with them.
Elaine Elliott
#Kids

We felt like we could win games. That's probably what got us through the end. It wasn't one of those games where people are making plays to win.
Elaine Elliott
#Games

It was a game of runs. They had theirs and we made ours. And in the end, we had it.
Elaine Elliott
#Game

They are warriors. We give them their rest in between games.
Elaine Elliott
#Games

I'm emotional right now. It means a lot. This community has been slow to embrace women's sports. I'm happy for our kids. They know people care.
Elaine Elliott
#Community

You should be able to enjoy every single second of a special experience. That's what this is about. It's a moment in time that they will remember forever.
Elaine Elliott
#Experience

This place, for a regional, will set the standard. The support here for women's basketball is just incredible, so I think we're all fortunate this is where we're going to play.
Elaine Elliott
#Basketball

It was fun to be at the same site. My team went to their game and their team was at our game. All of our fans were for the Mountain West Conference. It was a really positive thing.
Elaine Elliott
#Fun

They are very well-rounded. They have a great inside game and support it with great shooters, players who can handle the ball with the mid-range game. They don't have a weakness offensively. That's why you see them averaging 83 points a game. When you have that kind of versatility, you're never beholden into one place, one position, one style, or any type of shot.
Elaine Elliott
#Support

She's had a little bit of street ball in her. She played with the (boys). What she was practicing in practice wasn't the fundamentals we were teaching.
Elaine Elliott
#Boys

Excuse me if I cry, OK? Here's the deal with all three of those kids . . . what we've done in this four-year span is actually the best four-year span we've ever had. I coach at Utah because of the love I have for a lot of things about being here. It's not about one thing. It's not about winning at the highest level. I love being here, and they provided that kind of ride for me.
Elaine Elliott
#Kids

It's kind of storybook and it's kind of fun to believe in that sometimes. So it's been a great last three weeks and a great four years.
Elaine Elliott
#Fun