Monthly Archives: January 2011

Tough Road Win

Don’t get me wrong, I absolutely love playing at home in Thompson-Boling Arena in front of all of our fans. But there is just something that I love about getting a win on the road. Maybe it’s the fact that … Continue reading

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Message Carried Out

By the end of it, Coach Pearl had sweat above his brow, he was out of breath and his face was purple. I haven’t seen one of those from him in awhile….and I loved it! Coach Pearl let our guys … Continue reading

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Consistency is Greatness

The headline? Great players make their teammates better. Once they learn how to do this, they become winners. Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, Michael Jordan–they all did it. Kobe Bryant wasn’t considered one of the greats until he recently learned how … Continue reading

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UConn Headline

The UCONN scouting report and copies of every one of their games were left in Coach Pearl’s hand Monday night right before the team left for Tuesday’s game at Georgia. This was done so that Coach Pearl could get a … Continue reading

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Method of Victory

Coach Jones theme for the pregame speech; “Method of Victory”, was almost dead on. Two hand rebounds was a method of victory. 50/50 ball were a method of victory. Offensive execution was a method of victory. Playing together, you guessed … Continue reading

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Character Win

The quote “There is nothing stronger than the heart of a volunteer” is one that is often used by many of our fans and sports programs in hopes of motivating and describing our university’s sports teams. However, on this day … Continue reading

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Heart of a Volunteer

Losing is brutal. It makes almost everything except seeing my wife and 3-month-old daughter miserable. The coffee doesn’t taste as good in the morning, watching Sportscenter is awful and it seems our play is all anyone wants to talk about. … Continue reading

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