Bob Knight, when asked about Butch Carter's book, where Carter accused him of
using the N word:
"No one has ever heard me use that word."
From Season On The Brink....
Knight rambled. He questioned his handling of the Michigan game, wondering if it had been his fault that London Bradley had not only given him the technical but had made the horrid goaltending call against Harris. "I did everything but call him a nigger,'' Knight said. "People are human. If I were a referee I would tell a guy, 'I'm not gonna call a technical, I'm just gonna throw your ass out.''