Dec. 11, 2004
Utah-TCU Women's Basketball Quotes
Quoting Head Coach Elaine Elliott
"This was a special night. We haven't been shooting that well and it was good to have a breakout game."
"We did a good job defending (Sandora) Irvin. She is a really tough player and she got 20 points. But she didn't get her usual 30. She is as fine as they come. Containing her was a big part of our win."
"Lana (Sitterud) is a shooter. She can stroke the ball and she really felt it tonight."
Quoting Lana Sitterud
"This was a big game and I think I was a little more focused. I'm trying to think about what I ate before the game, because I'm going to have to remember to eat it every game."
"Kim (Smith) had a great game and it was an all-around team win. This was a great win and it felt good to beat a ranked opponent."
"I didn't make any shots in warm-ups, but I guess I got focused right before the game. I didn't think much about shooting. I'm just happy to get this big win."
Quoting Shona Thorburn
"This was a tough game, but the best part of this game is that this was a big win. We needed a big win and we got it tonight. We hadn't beaten a ranked team and we came out aggressive."
"The only reason we pulled it together in the second half was because of our three-point shooting in the first. We shot really well tonight."
Quoting Kim Smith
"We were on fire. I wish we could shoot that way every night. We all were in a slump and we all came out and shot well tonight."
"Lana played awesome tonight. She was very aggressive. It was almost like a three-point contest. They collapsed in the middle and that gave us the opportunity to shoot the three."