Oregon 74 vs. Vanderbilt 48
November 16, 2012
Postgame Quotes


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Oregon Head Coach Dana Altman

On tonight’s game…
“We did some really good things tonight. I was a little disappointed in the second half, but I was really pleased with the energy and crowd tonight.”

On Tony Woods’ and Waverly Austin’s effort down lown…
“Tony got us off to a great start. I thought we had good production inside. I didn’t think we had the same movement in the second half. We have to do a better job of playing 40 minutes.”

On Arsalan Kazemi’s debut tonight for the Ducks…
“Well he led us in rebounding tonight. I think he can really change the game for us. We want him to play hard. If he does that, he’ll be a big part of this team. Arsalan is a wonderful young man. He loves the game and he’ll be an awfully good player for us.”


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Senior E.J. Singler

On starting the game strong…
“The crowd really sparked us today. We got a lot of energy from the students and fans. We took it and ran with it. We came out and showed a good team effort.”

On playing with Arsalan Kazemi for the first time…
“He’s a great player. He helped us on boards. He understands the game of basketball. He’s a great person to have on the team and he’s going to help us out a lot this year.”

On this year’s team compared to the team over the past two year…
“I think we’re better. This group has a good identity. We’re tough. We can get tougher. Our experienced players are doing a good job bringing the new guys along.”