15 Total Quotes

Mick Cronin Quotes

The struggles of Louisville and Kentucky are aberrations. That shows you the state of the game in college basketball. With kids going to the pros left and right, it's hard to maintain stability.
Mick Cronin
#Basketball

I do believe this was a great fit. I just need to prove that now.
Mick Cronin
#Believe

We look at it as a tremendous challenge, an opportunity to play one of the great programs in college basketball and see where we stack up.
Mick Cronin
#Basketball

He's very gracious to a young coach, as far as even knowing who somebody like me is. I have nothing but the utmost respect for Coach Williams, not only for him as person but way he does it.
Mick Cronin
#Coach

We're running out of room.
Mick Cronin
#Running

We don't look at ourselves as a 14. Our kids don't look at ourselves as a monumental underdog, although we are an underdog. I need to make sure that I impart that to them that it's going to take a great effort to win.
Mick Cronin
#Kids

My players are who the little kids look up to.
Mick Cronin
#Kids

I have no problem if he chooses to leave and pursue other opportunities, that's his choice. If our athletic department or myself choose not to release him to a particular school it means we are not comfortable with possible direct or indirect contact that has been made, and I'm not going to comment on any particular school.
Mick Cronin
#Choice

Our tradition helps our recruiting, there's no doubt about it. It makes the phone calls a lot easier, when you're calling from a team the players see on TV all the time and they see the atmosphere and the fans filling up arena. There's no doubt it makes recruiting easier.
Mick Cronin
#Doubt

That was not a surprise to me. You have two talented, athletic teams that try to play with toughness and take pride in how they get after people. I thought the game might come down to turnovers and who gets more easy baskets. It was hard to find baskets out there.
Mick Cronin
#Pride #Game #Surprise #Baskets #Toughness

I've been in contact with his parents. He's OK. I think he has some personal things he's working through right now. I plan on meeting with him when we get back, then we'll go from there.
Mick Cronin
#Parents