Quotes and Audio: Ralph Sampson III

MINNEAPOLIS — Ralph Sampson discussed his growth as a player, the Illini and how to keep better control of the ball as a team. The 6-foot-11 junior scored 14 points against Ohio State and will need another big game to down the Illini.

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Ralph Sampson on making his game more complete:
"I believe it is. I'm working everyday to try and make it more complete and you know fundamentals and just trying to get better all-around and I feel that now its starting to merge as a good game."

On limiting the Gophers' turnovers:
"I feel like that we just need to be more patient. Just take your time, don't get rushed, don't get pressured into making a pass that's not there or trying to make a homerun play. Just be patient and be able to swing the ball to the open man and knock down open shots."

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