"If you look around the country, mid-major programs are better than people think and they're one of the best," he said. "Women's basketball mid-majors don't get any respect. On the men's side they do, but not on the women's side. So for this year to have what's happening with the mid-majors (winning), I think that's the best thing that's ever happened. I mean, I'm glad it didn't happen more. I think it happened just enough times."