Mark Schmidt Quotes

Mark Schmidt


“Now we'll find out how our guys bounce back -- how they handle adversity.”

Mark Schmidt


“He's a scoring point guard. He can really shoot the ball. He has deep range with his shot. He can play an up-tempo style.”

Mark Schmidt


“We have a good atmosphere. Our goal is to give the crowds exciting basketball because they have been loud, especially this season.”

Mark Schmidt


“We expected A.J. to have an immediate impact and he certainly has not disappointed anyone. It's hard sometimes sitting out a year, but he did a good job of playing hard and staying sharp last season during practice. He's gotten stronger over the last year, and A.J. certainly gives us a physical presence on the inside. What really also adds to his effectiveness and opens up opposing defenses is his ability to hit the outside shot.”

Mark Schmidt


“McAllister was the biggest difference in the game. You knew Duquesne was going to play with some desperation. They came after us. We didn't react well.”

Mark Schmidt


“We were playing with a sense of desperation, which is what we needed after some tough losses.”

Mark Schmidt


“I'm really proud of our team. Our team is really coming together. We're a very young team, but we're gaining experience quickly.”

Mark Schmidt


“We were picked to finish 10th in the league. So, we weren't even supposed to even be in the Northeast Conference Tournament.”

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“They got open threes and they knocked them down. That's why they made a game of it.”

Mark Schmidt


“It's really important. It's for fourth place. You always want to try to get into the upper echelon of the league. And it's for a home game.”

Mark Schmidt


“This young team is playing with a chip on their shoulders because they were picked to finish 10th in the league. But they played with confidence against a hot Wagner team.”

Mark Schmidt


“This was an exciting game. We just didn't finish out the game. We had a lead and did not do what we needed to do to win it.”

Mark Schmidt


“It's still very early in the season, but these are good signs. We gutted it out. We found a way to win, and that's good because [most games] in the league are going to be close.”

Mark Schmidt


“It is our hope that the Toronto campaign will inspire a higher level of commitment to the trails from riders throughout the GTA. Toronto mountain bikers have an opportunity to set the stage for improved access across the province.”

Mark Schmidt


“The worst thing you can do in a game like this is come out and start slow and let them think they can compete. We showed them they wouldn't be able to compete.”

Mark Schmidt