He was the motor to their offense. I had to stop him. My offense was not going very good. In order to stay on the court, I had to lock down their best player.
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I want the ball in my hands at the end of the game. I want to make something happen.
I knew it was going in. It didn't feel like it was going to rattle out, hit the backboard or anything.
I kind of (get up a little bit more for Louisville). Just because I'm from there. I know a lot of those guys.
We've got so many talented guys. As long as someone's stepping up, we don't need a (consistent threat), but in the long run, we'll need someone consistent.
I didn't score a lot, but I found another way to help us win. There will be times like this when teams stop my offense. When that happens, I just have to do something else. I'm just glad we won. I'm not mad or anything that I didn't score more. I'm just glad we won.
If we were going to going to lose, it was going to be all on me. Luckily, it went in.
Talking to the doctor helped us a lot. We got a lot of stuff off our chests. A lot of guys were holding things inside, and we were all frustrated. We cleared a lot of things up.
Coach told us before the game that he was going to be a different person. He told us he was going back to his old way of coaching.