Feb. 11, 2006
On what led to Utah's big early lead: "Playing pressure defense, getting after them and pushing it on the offensive end. "
On her scoring:"I've been in the gym a lot, trying to fix my shot and change some things in this last year. I've been working on it hard."
On Utah winning eight of its last nine:"I wouldn't even say we've necessarily peaked yet, but we're definitely starting to play a lot better than we were when conference season started. We're getting on a roll."
On winning eight of the last nine:"I think we kept playing hard and things started working for us."
On going 4-for-5 from three-point range:"It's been a little bit of a difficult run for me the past couple games. But it's starting to feel good again. It's nice to start hitting shots once again."
Utah Head Coach Elaine Elliott
On the team's mindset:"We're just trying to play really hard and with a real enthusiasm for the game, and keep that consistent no matter who we play."
On how the team stayed focused today:"We wanted to remember what was it about the last two games, how fun they were. Why would we want to step out on the court feeling any differently, ever? You want to have fun playing this game, and have enthusiasm for that opportunity every single night out. It doesn't matter who's across the court."
San Diego State Head Coach Beth Burns
Overall reaction to Saturday's loss: "Utah is a great team. I have great respect for their coach and their program, and even more so when the game is over. The game pretty much went how I would expect."