UNC-Wyoming: McClain, player quotes

UNC-Wyoming: McClain, player quotes

WYOMING QUOTES

Senior Donta Richardson

"We zoned them -- We made them shoot some different shots. When we went to zone they couldn't get the same looks. We got so close, and one of them stepped up and hit a shot. I am just in awe to be in North Carolina. It was a great experience to play at Kansas and at North Carolina [this season]."

Wyoming coach Steve McClain

"They fed off the crowd and when we turned it over, we just didn't take care of the basketball. They did a great job of getting up in us, but we didn't take care of it and that fed into a lot of layups for them. You can't win on the road giving up layups.

"It was a pretty good crowd out there. I think any time you can get 20,000 fans for an NIT game it says something about this program. You could tell they [the crowd] had done their homework on us. I think they were excited, and that's good. I like this (Carolina) team. There are some guys out there that are going to be there for a long time."

InsideCarolina.com Recommended Stories


  • CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- The Dean E. Smith Center, the banners hung within, and the wins and championships the arena was built upon were secondary on Sunday to the man the building was named for nearly 30…

  • The North American Fisherman-TV crew has visited dozens of locations and experienced world-class fishing across the Western Hemisphere. These four rank among those at the very top of our list.

  • CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – After a two-week emotional roller coaster, getting back on the Smith Center court gave North Carolina the lift it needed on Saturday. And with it came the opportunity to honor the…

  • North Carolina will open its 2016 season in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game against Georgia, officials announced Thursday. The game will be played Sept. 3 in the Georgia Dome.

  • Arizona, Kentucky and Texas A&M still sit at the top of the refreshed 2015 class rankings, but with recent commitments at Arkansas, Ohio State and Georgetown there was some movement in the updated…