“It’s been a great road trip,” coach Mike Yeo said. “At a crucial time the guys delivered. We don’t have a good start at the end of a road trip — that was a real character win for us.”
“A chip-on-your-shoulder mentality usually helps in sports and competitive situations,” Xavier coach Chris Mack said after his team ousted third-seeded Florida State in the second round. “So if it’s working, count us as (an) 11 seed.”
“Soaking it all in,” Reddick says. “I never ask myself if there’s something else I’d rather be doing.
Trump told the crowd he read an article reporting that NFL owners don’t want to pick Kaepernick up “because they don’t want to get a nasty tweet from Donald Trump.”
“I was running so fast,” Harden said. “I felt like I was Usain Bolt.”
“For me, the dream run continues,” he said.
“This is a new platform,” Gamecocks coach Frank Martin said. “It’s the first time in the history of our university that we’re going to the Sweet 16.”
In an extraordinary statement after Francis’ meeting with Rwandan President Paul Kagame, the Vatican acknowledged that some Catholic priests and nuns “succumbed to hatred and violence, betraying their own evangelical mission” by participating in the genocide.
“The U.S. global ballistic missile defense poses a deep risk to the security of the region,” Lavrov said. He said it was crucial to avoid upsetting the balance in the region and setting off an even greater arms buildup that could lead North Korea to step up its own military expansion.
“Once we got that first (goal), things just started clicking for us,” said Toews, who scored his 19th and 20th goals to give him 20 or more in each of his 10 NHL seasons. “I think we all collectively made that decision, that we had to play better and were looking for that first bounce, and maybe we could put some pressure on them.”