POSTGAME QUOTES: Utah 11, Georgia Southern 10

May 30, 2009

FULLERTON, CA -

UNIVERSITY OF UTAH
Head Coach Bill Kinneberg
"I'm really proud how [our team] bounced back. [Stephen] Streich did a great job keeping the game close."

On the comeback "You just want to try to string something together."

"We've been on the other side of these type of games a lot."

"This park is a little dangerous right now, the ball is flying out of right field."

On Rick Cornu stopping b/w 2nd and 3rd on the winning run
"I wanted to ring his neck."

Utah Second Baseman Corey Shimada
"We fed off each other's great at bats."

"The [slow start] kind of put the damper on the fire we had at the beginning of the game."

On tomorrow's action
"We have to play lights out."

Utah Centerfielder Cooper Blanc
"First few feeling, [we were] feeling down. [Stephen] Streich was screaming at us how this could be our last game, and he picked us up."

On tomorrow's action
"We have to take it one pitch at a time."

Utah Shortstop Michael Beltran
On tomorrow's action
"Taking it one game at a time, whoever it is, we'll play `em."

GEORGIA SOUTHERN
Head Coach Rodney Hennon
On his team
"Obviously it's a tough way to end the season. I'm proud of our team."

"It wasn't just our bullpen, our offense had opportunities too."

On Jake Brown's Start
"We had a great start from Jake [Brown], he just didn't get it done down the stretch."

On the series
"The things that hurt us in those two ballgames has been the big inning. You have to pitch and make plays and we just didn't do it."

On Utah's play
"They didn't quit. They played hard from the first pitch to the last out."

Catcher Griffin Benedict
On how he feels about the loss
"Right now I'm just disappointed about the loss and the we played."

On the offense
"When we had a chances to put runners on base and score, but we didn't do it when we had to."

Centerfielder Ty Wright
On his plate appearance in the ninth inning
"I just wanted to get the job done, to just get the ball in the air and get us to the bottom of the ninth."

On the team
"You always want to apply pressure and we left a lot of runners on base, and didn't come through down the stretch."