Great quotes by John Calipari and Bob Huggins

Sat, Mar 19
12:38
PM ET

In honor of today's NCAA tournament marquee match up between Kentucky and West Virginia, here are some great quotes from their famous coaches: Kentucky's John Calipari and West Virginia's Bob Huggins.

1. "We've never played for second. We've always played for first, and as long as I continue to be in this profession, I will play for first."

-- Bob Huggins

2. "The best teams I've had had a little bit of swagger."

-- John Calipari

3. "Have I made mistakes? Sure, but I venture to say most people have. I'm sincerely sorry about that, and I try to fix things. That's life."

-- Bob Huggins

4. "When you're trying to build or change a culture, what do you do? I always say to take players from state championship teams because they only know one thing -- winning."

-- John Calipari

5. "If I were upset with everybody that we recruited against, I wouldn't have any friends."

-- Bob Huggins, asked how he felt when he and his close friend Calipari were after the same recruit

6. "I know I'm not a saint, but I'm not the guy I'm made out to be by others."

-- John Calipari

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