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Jeff Mittie Quotes

We knew they hadn't been going to their bench as much, but all their players are dangerous. They obviously had a lot of reserves step up against us. Their depth makes them a much tougher team.
Jeff Mittie
#Bench

I thought for our first practice we looked solid,
Jeff Mittie
#Practice

We're trying to do a lot of offense early. The fall provided that opportunity because of the new NCAA rules. There are still things that we are doing with this team, such as moving players into new positions. In the early part of practice, we are trying to see where these interchangeable parts can be used in our motion offense.
Jeff Mittie
#Opportunity

It's a missed opportunity. I don't know any other way to look at it. There is a lot of basketball left, and we got a good Utah team coming in [ Saturday], but we had our opportunities.
Jeff Mittie
#Basketball

I'm excited to get a player with her capabilities. Hanna gained valuable experience at LSU and will be a great fit for us at the power forward spot.
Jeff Mittie
#Experience

We've got to finish strong, because of the strength of schedule, and 17 and 18 wins gets us in the tournament. The committee needs to treat [the MWC] like some of the bigger conferences and make sure we get some teams in the tournament. This has been one of the strongest years in the Mountain West Conference's history.
Jeff Mittie
#Strength

My experience is I wouldn't trust anything anybody is saying. My hope is that we're going to get many, many teams in the tournament.
Jeff Mittie
#Experience

We told the team everybody is going to have to pick it up a little. It's an opportunity for someone to come in and make plays.
Jeff Mittie
#Opportunity

We exercised patience, and we pushed the ball and it surprised them at times. We made some big shots when needed to.
Jeff Mittie
#Patience

They have some young players and we designed the defense early to try and not give them anything easy. I thought players did an excellent job of that.
Jeff Mittie
#Defense