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THEY SAID IT
Edited by Craig Neff
December 26, 1988
?Bob Reinhart, Georgia State basketball coach, after hearing his team criticized by Oklahoma coach Billy Tubbs: "He's what's known as a contact coach—all con and no tact."
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December 26, 1988

They Said It

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?Bob Reinhart, Georgia State basketball coach, after hearing his team criticized by Oklahoma coach Billy Tubbs: "He's what's known as a contact coach—all con and no tact."

?Kevin Bannon, Trenton ( N.J.) State basketball coach, on his star guard, Greg Grant, who works in a seafood store during the summer: "My cholesterol level went down 30 percent while I recruited him."

? Tommy Lasorda, Los Angeles Dodger manager, downplaying the news that his South Pasadena, Calif., restaurant was closed down for several days in October because of 43 health code violations, including a rat infestation: "I've eaten there, and I ain't dead."

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