"It's obviously a tough loss for us. I thought our kids gave great effort."
"We made some bad decisions in the last six minutes of the ballgame... a couple of turnovers, missed some tough shots. We've got to play smarter basketball."
"They made some plays that were there. They made a couple of shots... we made some poor decisions too."
"They are a team of guys that understand what it's all about."
"You don't talk a guy out of a foul. That's all I'm going to say... I thought it was a little physical down there, that's my point."
"I wanted a foul."
"We didn't battle through that screen like we did in the first half, and we allowed him to get an open look."
"I thought Jordan played a great, both defensively and on the glass. He got fouls and was being physical. He did exactly what we wanted our guys to do — he got rebounds and a couple of dunks. I thought he played great."
"He played well for us."
"Guys were ready to play. They know it's a big game and they were ready. I think we showed that with the way we came out."
"When I say confused I'm going to leave it at that because I don't want to get in trouble."
"I'm proud of the way our guys battled, I really am."
"We have to be able to keep our composure and our mindset, be strong when the pressure is on."