16 Total Quotes

Robert McCullum Quotes

Players on the all-league team usually have the benefit of playing on wining teams, and Solomon has not had the advantage of playing for a winning team.
Robert McCullum
#Benefit

They were quicker to loose balls off deflections. It seemed like they got all of those.
Robert McCullum
#Balls

Howard was the one we expected so much from. In a controlled scrimmage against Florida State, (FSU) coach Leonard Hamilton predicted he would make the All-Big East freshman team. Two days later Howard was lost for the season.
Robert McCullum
#Coach

We're determined to turn this thing around. If we could get one of these [wins] but if we don't hurry up and get one, there won't be one after that to get. That's kind of where we are.
Robert McCullum
#Determined

A lot of our offense (was run through Holmes). He came out aggressive, he wanted the basketball. You need guys with the willingness and the ability to put their team on their shoulders for a while, and he did that.
Robert McCullum
#Basketball

That clearly changed the complexity of the game.
Robert McCullum
#Complexity

I think that's an example that they were the more physical team. They have a lot of options and a lot of weapons offensively.
Robert McCullum
#Example

It's a performance we can build on. You look at 21 to five turnovers, that's still our Achilles' heel. That's why we struggled, and the rebounding, that's why we had a chance.
Robert McCullum
#Performance

As strange as it may sound, we've played our best basketball against the upper-echelon teams. Others may [not believe], but I wouldn't be surprised if we come out and are ready to play.
Robert McCullum
#Basketball

When you look at the big picture, I have no fault with the way we played defensively. Our problems lay offensively. It's a combination of things. Bottom line is: We got what we got.
Robert McCullum
#Problems

I think as a head coach, it's your responsibility to protect your players.
Robert McCullum
#Responsibility

We could have had a 10-12 point lead [early] and we needed that for our confidence.
Robert McCullum
#Confidence

(Jones) has probably had the best fall. He hasn't missed a sprint. He's been as close to perfection as a player can be in the conditioning program.
Robert McCullum
#Perfection

It's not like we are trying to walk the ball up, or trying to milk the clock. We were not trying to miss shots no more than they were trying to miss shots. We don't purposely make the game ugly. I think each team has to find the way that gives them the best chance to be successful.
Robert McCullum
#Trying

Tonight it was a combination of things. When it was all said and done, we were affected by foul trouble. In the last four minutes of the game their seniors [Kelly Whitney and Copeland] stepped up and made plays.
Robert McCullum
#Trouble

I just think, if it was important at all, the timing was important. We're obviously in the heart of recruiting, it never stops.
Robert McCullum
#Heart