1986 - Lester Conner -- "Playing here is for friends, fans and the kids."--
1989 - Lester Conner - "I know some of these kids enjoy seeing what they can do playing against guys like us, it's like I felt when I got to play against guys like Sonny Parker, Bill Reid, Kurt Rambis and John Lambert when I was a kid."-
1992 - Jason Kidd - "A lot of players in college aren't playing with the pros daily - that will help me learn what to do and help me want the ball at cruch time."
1995 - Gary Payton - "We come to play. Anytime I play basketball I take it seriously."
1995 - Brian Shaw - "It's great playing here. These guys get to play against us. Normally they see us on TV and it gets them pumped up to face us and it gets us pumped too, it's a lot of fun."
1997 - Mark Madsen (Stanford) - "My career definitely was helped by being in the Pro-Am League because it gave me an opportunity to play against top competition in a different format than I'd been used to."-----
1998 - LyRyan Russell (USF) - "This league builds up my confidence."
1998 - Edward Allen (Twice MVP) - "I'm there grabbing the trophy with all the professionals looking at me. That was the highlight. That lets me know I can be right where they are with the right break. They're my measuring stick."
2002 - Jason Richardson (Warriors) - "I'm trying to work on my post play. In the NBA you just have to play a little more up-tempo."
2002 - Josh Childress (Stanford) - "I'm just using this league to get stronger and faster."
2003- Jason Richardson "It's a great opportunity for me to get out on the court and experiment withsome of the things I have been working on in the off-season."
2008-Rex Walters (USF Coach)-" Players always come back--When I was a kid, I would Come back and play in Pro-Am because there's always a great run."