? Phil Garner, Oakland A's second baseman: "We were just as crazy a ball club this year as we ever were, so far as griping goes. The only difference was we didn't have unified turmoil."
? Abe Lemons, University of Texas basketball coach, when asked if he felt his team should be ranked in the Top Twenty this season: "You mean in the state?"
?Brian Hall, Texas Tech kicker who has an artificial leg, after his two field goals and a pair of extra points gave Tech a victory: "You've heard the expression 'No news is good news.' Well, I say, 'No toes is good toes.' "