Nicholls State Coach Jay Thomas Postgame Quotes
Nebraska 56, Nicholls State 7
Saturday, Sept. 9, 2006A
Memorial Stadium, Lincoln, Neb.
On losing starting quarterback Vince Montgomery
"It seemed like we had something going there and then when he went down it was a big swing. Certainly we hate that Vince got hurt but it was good to get Chris (Bunch) out (there). We got him a ton of work today. He was going to play anyway. We were going to split them 50/50 and he just ended up playing a lot more than we expected."
On his defense against
"I didn't notice that at all. The intensity was there and Coach (Bill) Callahan had his guys ready to play. They came out and were looking to take care of business early."
On what this game means to the
"Earlier in the week I wanted to thank
"(It's) Really good. Multi-talented guys. Big, physical runners. They all bring a little something different to the table but they're all really quality backs. I thought they were all really good."