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Saturday, March 19, 2011
Updated: March 21, 9:51 AM ET
Great quotes by John Calipari and Bob Huggins


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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