[ RELATED: Watch Sam Thompson's latest highlight-reel alley-oop ]
For those who haven’t seen “Semi-Pro,” it’s a 2008 film that takes a comical look at the now-defunct ABA. Ferrell, whose character Jackie Moon owns one of the teams, uses E.L.E as his team mantra.
Here’s exactly what Matta said:
“We lost our composure there momentarily, for a while. You’re talking to guys, you know, kind of the Will Ferrell E.L.E man, E.L.E. Everybody Love Everybody here.”
|About Brent Yarina||BTN.com web editor Brent Yarina covers football and men’s basketball for BTN.com. He writes the popular uniform feature “Clothes Call,” which also focuses on the latest cosmetic changes across Big Ten arenas and stadiums. Read all of his work here. You can subscribe to Yarina’s RSS feed and follow him on Twitter @BTNBrentYarina.|