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 Tom Collen - “The same thing happened last week at Pittsburgh. I told them, 'If we're going to be good in this league, then you got her, you got her, you got her and you need to get your girl stopped.' We had a little bit more of that in the last 10 minutes, and as simple as it sounds, that was a difference-maker for us.”
 Tom Collen - “We were shocked. We really believed in our heart that through the relationship we had built with her that she wanted to come to Louisville. We were perplexed by what actually happened.”
 Tom Collen - “We certainly haven't been through anything like this with this team. I hope we're ready. If not, we're not going to be able to compete at this level.”
 Tom Collen - “I have all the respect in the world for coach Carey. I know he has done everything to get this team back on track, and they will be ready to play us. We just hope we can play and not have to hear about losing to West Virginia. That was painful.”
 Tom Collen - “Jazz has handled it well even though everybody focuses on her. We need others to step up and score.”
 Tom Collen - “We left her unguarded on purpose. We rolled the dice with her. We tried to guard her late, but we didn't get it done.”
 Phil Collen - “The big thing that everyone forgets, you're famous and on TV and everything, but I think there's something very rewarding to be able to write a song, record it, and have it turn out as you heard it in your head, or even better.”
 Phil Collen - “That was the most exciting period, I think at first, when you get the success on that really large scale.”
 Phil Collen - “Every night is a joy you get an hour and a half of all these hits. It's a lot of fun.”
 Phil Collen - “But you shouldn't forget what it's about - for a musician, it is about self-expression. If you can make it work in a band format, it's incredible.”
 Tom Collen - “This was kind of a hard one to take. I don't think we saw it coming. I thought we were ready to play.”
 Tom Collen - “I don't think we saw this coming. I thought we were ready. But there are not many conferences who can boast a 12 seed as good as West Virginia. We approached this game like we were the underdog having lost to them, but maybe that wasn't the right way to do it.”
 Tom Collen - “I hope we recovered out of our three-game skid. I thought we bounced back and played pretty well against Marquette. It was an important game for us.”
 Tom Collen - “I think theyre excited about it. They can hear about (being in the Big East) or read about it in the papers, but now here we are. I think theyre excited to see what the big time is all about.”
 Tom Collen - “They've been hearing about and reading about being in the Big East, and now here we are. We're in the Big East tournament and I think they're anxious to see what the big time is about.”
 Tom Collen - “We clearly left her unguarded on purpose at times because we were concentrating on their other kids. We rolled the dice. When you play against a team that's got like nine or 10 all-Americans and you can't guard all of them straight up, you have to take your chances.”
 Tom Collen - “After last game, we needed to get Jazz more into our offense today. She was 12-for-12 from the floor last game and this one she only took seven shots. But our entire offense couldn't do anything against Rutgers. They shut us down.”
 Tom Collen - “It was pretty ugly. But sometimes these kinds of games, rivalry games in front of big crowds, turn into brawls. And so if you can come out on top of the brawl, you've done some pretty good things.”
 Phil Collen - “We'd played for years to half-empty clubs in England.”
 Tom Collen - “We've been to the NCAA Tournament the last two years, but we've been one and done. I really think next year, with the talent we have, we could advance to the Sweet 16 and maybe all the way to the Final Four. It could be a real breakthrough year for us.”
 Phil Collen - “Joe has been wanting to do this for 20 or so years,”
 Tom Collen - “We really need to continue to get great fan support at home. A lot of our fans recognize Connecticut and Notre Dame, and we need 4,000-5,000 people there to get us back on track.”
 Phil Collen - “DEF LEPPARD recently pushed back the release date of their all-covers set, entitled Yeah ... a bunch of stuff all '70s stuff. Most of it is songs that we grew up with in England. 'No Matter What' by BADFINGER is going to be the leadoff single. We've done 'Waterloo Sunset' by THE KINKS , T. REX , MOTT THE HOOPLE , ROXY MUSIC and THIN LIZZY . And a lot of it is obscure it's not the standard stuff. It's not like STONES or BEATLES songs.”
 Tom Collen - “Out of the shoot, we fell prey to a team that was fired up. When I watched them lose to Temple the other night, I knew we were in trouble.”
 Phil Collen - “Def Leppard recently pushed back the release date of their all-covers set, entitled Yeah ... a bunch of stuff all '70s stuff. Most of it is songs that we grew up with in England. ' No Matter What ' by Badfinger is going to be the leadoff single. We've done ' Waterloo Sunset ' by The Kinks, T. Rex, Mott The Hoople, Roxy Music and Thin Lizzy. And a lot of it is obscure it's not the standard stuff. It's not like Stones or Beatles songs.”

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