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Joe Aiello Quotes

Joe Aiello
We knew that Cox was a very good shooter from 3-point range and were determined to not let him get comfortable out there. I told our players to deny him the ball and make him put the ball on the floor and we definitely kept him from hurting us.
Joe Aiello
#Determined

Joe Aiello
Even Vance Walberg (Fresno City College basketball coach) said Jackson was like a man playing against boys. And there is no doubt how good Clovis West is, but I thought our players were kind of intimidated and I was disappointed that we didn't compete better. I felt like some of the kids gave up and just went through the motions.
Joe Aiello
#Basketball

Joe Aiello
We talked all week about having the instinct needed to put teams away but sure didn't show it tonight. We get up big and then seem to give our momentum and it just kind of snowballs.
Joe Aiello
#Instinct

Joe Aiello
Letting teams back into games that we should be closing out has nothing to do with who we are playing and the level of competition. Every game we should be trying to improve and do what we do better whether we are playing Clovis West or Fresno High.
Joe Aiello
#Games

Joe Aiello
Mark had to deal with some adversity and after missing the free throws could have hidden. But he showed a lot of character by stepping up and knocking down the three in such a critical situation.
Joe Aiello
#Adversity

Joe Aiello
We really played good, fundamental team defense and shut down the lane and forced them to take outside shots. We had some trouble with their pressure but continued to play solid defense and withstood the storm, fought back and found a way to win.
Joe Aiello
#Defense

Joe Aiello
Kenny has really been working hard on his game, showing up early in the morning to work on his mechanics. He showed his complete arsenal tonight and when his shot is falling he can be lethal as he can kill you from outside or put the ball on the floor and take it to the basket with authority.
Joe Aiello
#Work