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Re: NCAA Tourney
Fri Mar 22, 2013 5:02 pm
  • Natethegreat wrote:I hope everyone caught that dunk by FGCU just now AWESOME BABY!!!!!!!!


    WOOWOWOO!!!
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Fri Mar 22, 2013 5:19 pm
  • Holy heck those Florida boys can absoultely fly!

    This was nuts...
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Fri Mar 22, 2013 5:20 pm
  • Can I just win our contest for calling this one? The birth of my daughter involved blood and poop, so this is proudest day of my life.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Fri Mar 22, 2013 5:21 pm
  • Also why do my Tar Heels do this to me?????? Jesus.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Fri Mar 22, 2013 5:26 pm
  • I have a general question about the end of games. You know when one team is down by a few buckets in the last couple minutes, they continue to foul the other team when they get the ball? And then when the team losing gets ball they shoot 3s to try to reduce the lead? Why doesnt the team thats ahead also foul the other team so they cant shoot 3s? In theory the game would just go back and forth with foul shots with the team down a large majority unable to really come back in such a short amount of time.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Fri Mar 22, 2013 5:31 pm
  • If there is only a few seconds left some coaches do employ that strategy.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Fri Mar 22, 2013 6:02 pm
  • pehawk wrote:
    therealjohncarlson wrote:Who picked the Mississippi upset over Wisconsin?! This guy!


    I did too, tough guy. Did you have balls enough to pick Florida Gulf Coast over Jseahawks Hoyas though?

    I love and dread that pick. But, I did it.


    Nice call. Not JSeahawks hoyas though. I'm all about the 'Canes.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Fri Mar 22, 2013 6:12 pm
  • Now that they lost, of course they're not your Hoyas.

    FGCU beat your stupid Canes.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Fri Mar 22, 2013 7:23 pm
  • Western Kentucky and Kansas looks like it could be an interesting 2nd half.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Fri Mar 22, 2013 8:42 pm
  • Wow @ Shabazz Muhammed... Hope the Blazers draft him ;)
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Fri Mar 22, 2013 8:53 pm
  • Western Kentucky had every chance to win that game and couldn't hit the broad side of a barn. I am looking forward to watchng FGCU and La Salle play. Both are exciting to watch
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Fri Mar 22, 2013 9:04 pm
  • therealjohncarlson wrote:I have a general question about the end of games. You know when one team is down by a few buckets in the last couple minutes, they continue to foul the other team when they get the ball? And then when the team losing gets ball they shoot 3s to try to reduce the lead? Why doesnt the team thats ahead also foul the other team so they cant shoot 3s? In theory the game would just go back and forth with foul shots with the team down a large majority unable to really come back in such a short amount of time.


    Because a 3 point shot is low percentage, and by fouling, you also stop the clock for the opposing team. You're trying to drive down the seconds, not allow the other team to score without losing those precious seconds.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 8:13 am
  • Great game to start off with today VCU Michigan. Should have a lot of scoring.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 8:25 am
  • Michigan v VCU should be great. I had zero clue the Wolverines we're that good.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 8:31 am
  • Outstanding guards for Michigan. Interesting to see if VCU can rattle them at some point.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 9:06 am
  • VCU can't hit anything. Surprised how awful that team is at shooting.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 9:13 am
  • Wolverines may just win it all. Wowee.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 9:52 am
  • Michigan is just destroying VCU. Their guards are the best in tourney right now.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 11:29 am
  • I hope no one missed that block by Stephens!
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 3:38 pm
  • Wow oregon might win this thing
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 3:46 pm
  • therealjohncarlson wrote:Wow oregon might win this thing


    Quack quack! Too bad i followed my brain and not my heart. I had them losing in the first round. Glad to be wrong! Looking good so far today. Love Kazemi.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 3:50 pm
  • JSeahawks wrote:
    therealjohncarlson wrote:Wow oregon might win this thing


    Quack quack! Too bad i followed my brain and not my heart. I had them losing in the first round. Glad to be wrong! Looking good so far today. Love Kazemi.


    Im just curious. Did you go to Oregon?
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 3:54 pm
  • therealjohncarlson wrote:
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    therealjohncarlson wrote:Wow oregon might win this thing


    Quack quack! Too bad i followed my brain and not my heart. I had them losing in the first round. Glad to be wrong! Looking good so far today. Love Kazemi.


    Im just curious. Did you go to Oregon?


    Nah. Went to Western Oregon University for a few years then transferred and graduated from Warner Pacific College which is a tiny little Christian college in Portland. Life long Ducks fan though.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 4:32 pm
  • Yeah, WTF Jsea? I loathe the Ducks and said flat out they win a few games. Follow your heart, listen to me next time, sweetums.

    And stay away from Ponies.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 4:33 pm
  • pehawk wrote:Yeah, WTF Jsea? I loathe the Ducks and said flat out they win a few games. Follow your heart, listen to me next time, sweetums.

    And stay away from Ponies.


    The worst part is that after this game, if the Ducks hang on, you'll be in 1st place in our bracket challenge. I'll be in 2nd. Your faith in the Ducks will be the difference.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 4:44 pm
  • Ill forfeit.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 4:52 pm
  • Jesus, that Dotson kid is quite the player isnt he
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:10 pm
  • I think Gonzaga is going down today.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:36 pm
  • JSeahawks wrote:I think Gonzaga is going down today.


    Just need to keep it close. Haven't hit anything from within 5 feet, and can't see Wichita State continuing to shoot 60% from 3 in the 2nd half.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:38 pm
  • GCrow wrote:
    JSeahawks wrote:I think Gonzaga is going down today.


    Just need to keep it close. Haven't hit anything from within 5 feet, and can't see Wichita State continuing to shoot 60% from 3 in the 2nd half.


    If that long haired white dude keeps floppin like a Euro and the refs keep buying it that will help them.

    Go Wichita State!
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 6:06 pm
  • This Marquette - Butler game is just fabulous
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 6:31 pm
  • Bananas finish there - though yuck on final play - easily game of the tourney so far.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 7:23 pm
  • Great win by Oregon. I have been on the losing end of every close game so far. Gonzaga, Davidson, Butler, Saint Mary's, Wisconsin - none of them are getting it done when it counts for my bracket. *Sigh*
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 7:26 pm
  • Sarlacc83 wrote:Great win by Oregon. I have been on the losing end of every close game so far. Gonzaga, Davidson, Butler, Saint Mary's, Wisconsin - none of them are getting it done when it counts for my bracket. *Sigh*


    Same exact picks for me that have been killing me except I called the Wisconsin loss. Thats basically been the only game thats gone my way
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 7:34 pm
  • Wichita State, SALUTE!
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 7:36 pm
  • Yeah, well, I pretty much won already. Yeah, technically I only lead by one point. Buuuuut, I lead by alot in possible points and correct.

    Chumps....
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sat Mar 23, 2013 7:37 pm
  • pehawk wrote:Yeah, well, I pretty much won already. Yeah, technically I only lead by one point. Buuuuut, I lead by alot in possible points and correct.

    Chumps....


    Incorrect.

    pehawk wrote:I forfeit.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sun Mar 24, 2013 2:58 pm
  • No idea why but I find myself wanting to punch this Jeff Withey dude from kansas in the face their last couple games.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sun Mar 24, 2013 3:03 pm
  • I like him, no idea if he'll translate to the NBA, but dude does work.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sun Mar 24, 2013 3:10 pm
  • I'm with ya throw, kind of like a more blue collar Spencer Hawes.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sun Mar 24, 2013 3:12 pm
  • He's good, no doubt. Completely dominated and willed his team to win in their first game, and looks good again today. Just something about him...

    Really looking forward to this Florida Gulf Coast, San Diego State game.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sun Mar 24, 2013 3:16 pm
  • I agree, Jseahawks. Can't stand him. Hate his face.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sun Mar 24, 2013 3:36 pm
  • Wow!!! Alley oop by Florida Gulf Coast just made the one from the other day look like childs play!
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sun Mar 24, 2013 3:50 pm
  • JSeahawks wrote:Wow!!! Alley oop by Florida Gulf Coast just made the one from the other day look like childs play!


    That was an insane alley oop.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sun Mar 24, 2013 4:27 pm
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sun Mar 24, 2013 4:51 pm
  • I dont recall seeing a team run so many designed ally-oops. F GC is so damn fun to watch...their coach just lets them play.
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sun Mar 24, 2013 4:56 pm
  • pehawk wrote:I dont recall seeing a team run so many designed ally-oops. F GC is so damn fun to watch...their coach just lets them play.


    They remind me of the Sherman Douglas, Derrick Coleman, STeven Thompson Syracuse teams of the late 80's. They were always ooping it up, and were the first college basketball team I ever paid attention to.



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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sun Mar 24, 2013 4:59 pm
  • I giggled at reading Sherman Douglas. I kinda miss him and DC.
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Sun Mar 24, 2013 6:14 pm
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Re: NCAA Tourney
Sun Mar 24, 2013 6:17 pm
  • Love this FGCU team, give zero f's. Awesome

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