13 Total Quotes

Thad Matta Quotes

In order for us to be a good basketball team, Terence is going to have to play well for us. It was good to see him get back on track. He seemed more fluent in his movement tonight.
Thad Matta
#Basketball

A lot of teams have size, but don't have the capability that Georgetown does. We were struggling. It was a weird feeling.
Thad Matta
#Capability

Two trademarks I'd like for people to say about our basketball team are that they play hard and with intelligence and they take care of the basketball.
Thad Matta
#Basketball

Indiana may be one of the most talented teams in the country. They play great team basketball.
Thad Matta
#Basketball

We had a long talk after the Iowa game. I was a little nervous to see how we would come out, but the guys have responded pretty well all year.
Thad Matta
#Game

It's hard, because it's been such a tremendous season. This ride has been one of the most incredible I've been on as a coach. That's a credit to the kids. It's hard to accept it's over, because it's been so much fun.
Thad Matta
#Hard

I think today was a great, great college basketball game and unfortunately for us, Wisconsin made the plays they needed to make down the stretch to beat us, which is a credit to them. We had opportunities and, with Wisconsin?s help, we at times lost our composure on both ends of the floor.
Thad Matta
#Basketball

Down the stretch, defensively, we just weren't sharp as we needed to be. Their guys got some easy baskets. They got some tough baskets, too.
Thad Matta
#Baskets

I thought we did a great job of sharing the basketball and finding the open guys. To have 20 assists and nine turnovers is something we're always striving for.
Thad Matta
#Basketball

It is a tremendous honor to be a No. 2 seed, and to get to play so close to home in Dayton. It is an incredible feeling, and it will be interesting to start preparing. But right now we need some rest and then we'll get our guys going for the NCAA Tournament.
Thad Matta
#Home

To win this league, the toughest league in the country, and to be outright champs is a tribute to their effort.
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#Country

He has a chance to be special. But it all starts with the humility he carries for 17 years old.
Thad Matta
#Humility

I don't know the answer to that. I've always put a lot more stock in winning the conference outright rather than winning the conference tournament. If we are a No. 2 seed or a 1 or a 3 - the one thing I haven't done yet is look at where we might be sent, that type of scenario. But regardless, for what we have set out to do in the rebuilding process we're in, a No. 1 seed would be tremendous in Year Two.
Thad Matta
#Stock