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No mistake about it, we're not a great defensive basketball team.
Andy Landers
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We played the way we needed to play to win a basketball game. You don't like to be in the position that you have to adjust your entire team, but we had to because of their tremendous height inside, and thank goodness we dropped the threes.
Andy Landers
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I think that's the name of this game, is shooting the basketball. You still have to defend to be successful. Why has shooting slipped? One reason is, we are allowed to play more aggressively than we should. I think this should be a finesse game.
Andy Landers
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We're just here to play basketball. When we were 2-5, nobody was protesting, so that's just how it is.
Andre Cook
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She played great basketball all year.
Andy Morris
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That's one emphasis now - energy, enthusiasm and having fun playing basketball. We have to bring the fun back. . . . We have to continue to play with energy and enthusiasm and we'll be fine.
Dee Brown
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This game really hurts because we've been playing good basketball lately. I don't think we were overconfident, they just played much better defense than us.
Andre Miller
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Czyz is the best defensive player we've got and he made it hard for (Beaty) to get the basketball. My philosophy is if you work hard to get it, you're too tired to do anything with it.
Andre Payne
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We knew it would be a tough, physical basketball game and playing Central on its home floor would be a tough chore. We just kept telling the kids to stay calm and composed. Once we got the lead we were able to spread the floor and make them foul us. We didn't make a lot of free throws, but we made enough.
Andy Palmer
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Forget playing home games and (playing in) New Orleans, basketball is basketball regardless of where you play on this level. You have to step up and make shots and do the simple things to win games.
Ryan Williams
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They're a very good basketball team and we've got them on their home floor. They're fresh and they don't have to travel a day. I mean, I could get to the East Coast as fast as I could get to Wyoming.
LaVonda Wagner
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I am excited to bring Darren home. Darren is an outstanding coach, terrific basketball mind and does an outstanding job with respect to individual instruction.
Fred Hill
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The kids are kind of excited about playing in their old home. The Civic Arena is strictly a basketball facility as opposed to the new multi-purpose facilities. These kids understand about Aberdeen basketball and its history. Some of their parents played in the arena.
Dawn Seiler
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It was hard to just focus on basketball. I'm just used to looking over and glancing at a couple of faces that weren't there. At times, it was hard to just focus on the game. But it's going to be an empty feeling from here on out. I just have to play through it.
Andre Williams
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Carolyn Peck
For the first 17 minutes we played some pretty good basketball. But down the stretch we lost focus.
Carolyn Peck
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(Going back to the basketball team) crossed my mind a couple of times. But I want to focus in on football right now, especially with the new position. I really want to get in and watch film and take my time and really learn the position. I felt I had to do that to get better and that's what I did.
Cornelius Ingram
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Steve Alford
My only focus is on our team. All my efforts and passion and enthusiasm are on this Hawkeye basketball team.
Steve Alford
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I think we're the best pressing basketball team in the NAIA. We get our points on offense by creating turnovers on defense and creating easy baskets.
Andre Williams
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I've had some kids in the past that we've taken from the basketball court and they've had a lot of success.
Joker Phillips
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They never stopped believing in themselves. It's been a long, hard road for Juda basketball, and hopefully this is something that can propel us where we want to go. It's been an ungodly number of years since we've beaten Black Hawk down here. It's a mental hurdle more than it is anything else in a tough environment.
Andy Werner
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Unbeknownst to most historians, Einstein started down the road of professional basketball before an ankle injury diverted him to science
Gary Larson
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It's unfortunate that we are not playing our best basketball during this road stretch. It stings. We need to clamp down.
Charli Thorne
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His best years of basketball are down the road. He's a very skilled, athletic kid who can jump.
Jay Harrington
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Flip Saunders
To our credit, we calmed down and just played basketball. The thing is, especially on the road, you put yourself in a position to win games. We don't beat ourselves.
Flip Saunders
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We've had some tough basketball games this year. There's going to be some tough ones down the road. The Perry game Tuesday is just as important to us. Tonight we came out with a real sense of purpose and things worked out well for us.
Don Allen
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We battled to win. We beat a good basketball team. If you do that on the road you have to be pleased.
Mark Fox
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Our turnovers led to their offense. We didn't do a very good job of taking care of the basketball. It just seemed liked our kids were a step slow mentally.
Andy Woodley
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We're thrilled to death because we just beat an excellent basketball team. This isn't the last time Benton Central's going to be here.
Mike Megyese
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Chris Duhon
Coach was the male influence in my life when I grew up, ... He taught me a lot about basketball and about life. That was the type of guy he was.
Chris Duhon
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As far as the approach to coaching, it's no different. Basketball is basketball. The kids just want to learn the game.
Angela Jackson
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