Enfield and UCLA Coach Steve Alford brushed that off at
"If that is his team's motivation, to have our name in his mouth, then I guess he has to use it," Adams said. "I know we're over here playing our game, worrying about us and getting ready for our season."
Asked if any of his teams had been called slow before, Alford pointed out that his New Mexico teams were "one or two in the
Alford said that he and Enfield have no problems. But as to the UCLA-USC rivalry, Alford said, "I know that there is a rivalry. You got the two Pac-12 schools in the same town. I understand that."
But, he said, "do I understand that there is still a big difference in the basketball side of it? Yeah, I think there is still a big difference there."
"You look at history and tradition, UCLA and USC, there is quite a bit of difference there," Alford said.