That just goes to show that we can play with the best in the conference. We had some players step up today we just couldn't close it out. We still played the second-place team in the conference to within seven points. So we can do this. It's not unreachable.
I think we need to continue to have a strong relationship with the University of Iowa, get the town moving forward and continue to grow our tax base. It's what this council has been doing over the last eight years.
We were shopping around for financing and people would say You've got to be kidding. That is the dumbest thing I have ever heard,'
In these games, you have to get the bounces and make big plays down the stretch. It just seems we weren't getting them. It was a good effort.
That was huge. We talked about helping (on defense) because they killed us going to the hole.
If we take all of the forts and the lines and make it into one thing then we will really have something for tourists and schoolchildren. But we are in danger of losing all that,
I thought we were mentally prepared to play, but we got a couple of bad breaks and our energy was out the door. We lost confidence in what we wanted to do. Things started going their way and their confidence swelled. We saw that going on here tonight.
Scattered housing makes for a better community. A healthy community will have diversity.
If I knew the answer to that, we wouldn't have this three-game skid.