Basketball Quotes


1209 Basketball quotes:



"What you are as a person is far more important that what you are as a basketball player."
"I always tried to make clear that basketball is not the ultimate. It is of small importance in comparison to the total life we live. There is only one kind of life that truly wins, and that is the one that places faith in the hands of the Savior. Until that is done, we are on an aimless course that runs in circles and goes nowhere."
"The invention of basketball was not an accident. It was developed to meet a need. Those boys simply would not play 'Drop the Handkerchief.'"
"The Composite Guide to Basketball"
"We are very appreciative of Jeff's efforts and dedication to Luther College and the men's basketball program over the past 15 years. Under Jeff's leadership, the men's basketball program has been competitive, continually displayed a high level of integrity, and enriched the lives of our student-athletes both on and off the basketball court."
"The number one all-star high school basketball game in the nation will be coming to Louisville, Kentucky."
"When you get the first cool night of the fall, you start thinking basketball. We're not there yet, but I know it's right around the corner."
"In Kentucky, it's everything. Our homecoming is during basketball season. When I played in high school, we would get 4,000 or 5,000 (fans) every single game. We had to play in a downtown arena. We couldn't play in our own high-school gym."
"Based on our win-loss record this past season, changes needed to be made. This aspect of coaching college basketball is business. We have offered to assist those who are choosing to move on."
"They (Gallatin) didn't win 19 games for no reason. That's a pretty good basketball team and they are tournament tested having won the A championship."
Author: Forrest Quotes Category: Basketball Quotes
"I think it's what Western Kentucky basketball is all about. This program has been winning championships for 40 years. So for us to be back is where we want to belong and be a part of. All you can ask for is to have the opportunity to do that."
Author: Horn Quotes Category: Basketball Quotes
"This year Washington is playing outstanding basketball. We've continued to play well, so each year when we meet, they get bigger and bigger with more excitement. It's beginning to be a big rivalry."
Author: Rodgers Quotes Category: Basketball Quotes
"These games are one last chance for us to entertain a crowd. It's a lot different than the serious basketball we played our whole careers at Kentucky. This is fun."
"They've played some good teams to get there, and they're playing good basketball right now."
"Once people start playing the game, they're going to forget we're not in the NCAA Tournament and just play basketball, because that's what we do."
Author: Barwin Quotes Category: Basketball Quotes
"It has great academics and it's a nice school. I got a good feel for the basketball program."
"We didn't execute they way we had been preparing to. Basketball is about effort and execution. The effort was there at times, the execution wasn't. I just felt like we were playing not to lose instead of playing to win. We didn't stick to our game plan. We didn't play like we practiced the last week."
Author: Pippen Quotes Category: Basketball Quotes
"That was a great college basketball game there. Great environment. I told our guys, 'You live for opportunities like this, to have a chance to play in an environment and championship, the right to play in one of the most prestigious sporting events of all time, the NCAA basketball tournament."
"We managed to hold onto the basketball and do what we had to do to get the win. It was a big win for our kids. It's nice to have played well and be rewarded for our efforts."
Author: Latimer Quotes Category: Basketball Quotes
"Travis has been good for us academically, socially and basketball-wise. He's been a model student-athlete here."


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