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by adam914
11 minutes ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Big News Forthcoming???
Replies: 418
Views: 17781

Re: Big News Forthcoming???

If Rothstein's FanRagSports announcement was the "Big New" wouldn't you think Birdman would have had it out there too or at least a comment on it? Just a weird, and long, thread This thread wasn't started by Birdman. Birdman is also not a reporter, he is just a fan like the rest of us. Wh...
by adam914
1 hour ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Where Are They Now? Former Player Results and News
Replies: 1428
Views: 109728

Re: Where Are They Now? Former Player Results and News

I wonder what the chances are of the Balls boys still being there come March or April. 50/50 at best?
by adam914
7 hours ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 1/24 | Fordham Rams | 7PM
Replies: 24
Views: 674

Re: 1/24 | Fordham Rams | 7PM

Fordham games always terrify me for some reason.
by adam914
1 day ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Keaney Blue Forum Traffic crashing system
Replies: 35
Views: 1242

Re: Keaney Blue Forum Traffic crashing system

OK. That should be behind us. We now have double performance overhead on the server side and just to be safe, I did some clean-up on the database side to relieve stress on the server and to prevent sluggishness under heavy usage. I'm interested in anyone's feedback on the speed of page loads now th...
by adam914
1 day ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Keaney Blue
Replies: 51
Views: 1600

Re: Keaney Blue

Please reply here or to me privately your feedback regarding this plan to give the balance of funds to URI Athletics to support our nationally ranked basketball program under Coach Dan Hurley.


I think thats a fantastic idea. Makes perfect sense!
by adam914
2 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Rhody and A10 in the Top 25 Polls: 2017-18
Replies: 348
Views: 14673

Re: Rhody and A10 in the Top 25 Polls: 2017-18

Seems pretty simple to me, even without taking anything else into account, Seton Hall out and us in. End of story.
by adam914
3 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 1/20 | Dayton Flyers | 1:00PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 213
Views: 4439

Re: 1/20 | Dayton Flyers | 1:00PM (CBSSN)

15 in a row in the A10. No point in stopping now!
by adam914
3 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 1/20 | Dayton Flyers | 1:00PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 213
Views: 4439

Re: 1/20 | Dayton Flyers | 1:00PM (CBSSN)

What a finish man. Remember when we used to worry about this team late in games and when trying to put teams away. It's become one of our major strengths at this point.
by adam914
3 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 1/20 | Dayton Flyers | 1:00PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 213
Views: 4439

Re: 1/20 | Dayton Flyers | 1:00PM (CBSSN)

Cunningham playing a hell of a game. We don't really have anybody that can match up with him. Too quick, big, athletic for Berry. Langevine might be the best option but he can't stop fouling.
by adam914
3 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Is a Practice Facility needed?
Replies: 55
Views: 1514

Re: Is a Practice Facility needed?

........update, just left an Alumni Association event in Sarasota, I spoke with Dr. Dooley......let’s just say this dedicated basketball facility IS in the pipeline.....re-purpose of existing space is the concept......formal announcement of this coming......it was also interesting to hear in his pr...
by adam914
3 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 1/20 | Dayton Flyers | 1:00PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 213
Views: 4439

Re: 1/20 | Dayton Flyers | 1:00PM (CBSSN)

Akele playing potentially his best half of basketball all season and all anybody can talk about is Preston...
by adam914
3 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 1/20 | Dayton Flyers | 1:00PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 213
Views: 4439

Re: 1/20 | Dayton Flyers | 1:00PM (CBSSN)

EDIT: Ok I guess they did call a travel.
by adam914
3 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 1/20 | Dayton Flyers | 1:00PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 213
Views: 4439

Re: 1/20 | Dayton Flyers | 1:00PM (CBSSN)

We sure picked a bad game to take the day off on defense.
by adam914
3 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 1/20 | Dayton Flyers | 1:00PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 213
Views: 4439

Re: 1/20 | Dayton Flyers | 1:00PM (CBSSN)

Game will tip at 1:05pm and can be seen on cbssports.com/live if needed
by adam914
3 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Week #11 - Games of Interest
Replies: 99
Views: 2815

Re: Week #11 - Games of Interest

We are about to embark on a stretch very similar to what the Bonnies just had. 4 out of 5 conference games on the road, although the only common opponent is Dayton. It'll be interesting to see how we come out of that stretch compared to how the Bonnies did. You are very right. URI has started off t...
by adam914
3 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Donaldson slamming Rhody fan base on Twitter
Replies: 77
Views: 2001

Re: Donaldson slamming Rhody fan base on Twitter

Donaldson used to claim he was a college basketball expert because he covered the University of Virginia for a couple of years for the Richmond News Leader, a paper famous for being openly pro-segregation during the civil rights movement. I stopped reading him after he wrote a racist column about A...
by adam914
3 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Fan, Frog and Reporter Podcast
Replies: 23
Views: 1487

Re: The Fan, Frog and Reporter Podcast

Now I gotta listen...Running the table is legit conversation. The question now is, which game is the trigger that gets people jacked up enough to book the Davidson trip to see 18-0 happen in person....? The tough part about a trip to NC for the Davidson game Mar 2nd is the A10 Tournament in DC is M...
by adam914
3 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Week #11 - Games of Interest
Replies: 99
Views: 2815

Re: Week #11 - Games of Interest

We are about to embark on a stretch very similar to what the Bonnies just had. 4 out of 5 conference games on the road, although the only common opponent is Dayton. It'll be interesting to see how we come out of that stretch compared to how the Bonnies did.
by adam914
4 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Who has been the most pleasant surprise of the season so far?
Replies: 25
Views: 531

Re: Who has been the most pleasant surprise of the season so far?

ace wrote:Clearly, Andre has been motivated by being left off the banner.

(just kidding, Adam!)


So I think what you are trying to say is that I am responsible for Berry's strong season. YOU'RE WELCOME!
by adam914
4 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Who has been the most pleasant surprise of the season so far?
Replies: 25
Views: 531

Re: Who has been the most pleasant surprise of the season so far?

Absolutely Andre. At first I was puzzled when Dan started him ahead of Cyril. But his footwork and soft hands offset his defensive liabilities. I should say, however, that Stan's performance on defense and the boards has made it possible for Andre to excel. The first two games of the season Cyril a...
by adam914
4 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Who has been the most pleasant surprise of the season so far?
Replies: 25
Views: 531

Re: Who has been the most pleasant surprise of the season so far?

Can definitely make a case for any of those guys, but in my mind its absolutely Berry. I NEVER saw this kind of output coming from him. The guy deserves so much credit for this senior year he is putting together. He proved me wrong, thats for damn sure.
by adam914
4 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2017-18 Bracketology
Replies: 330
Views: 14421

Re: 2017-18 Bracketology

A 5 seed playing in San Diego...now that would work just fine for me!
by adam914
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Tom Moore
Replies: 12
Views: 753

Re: Tom Moore

That is not a knock, by the way. It's awesome we have another guy on the bench that is head coach quality. Makes Dan's life so much easier, I'm sure, and it is clearly not hurting the on-court product at all. No reason to pick on a guy who is not around anymore, but I did feel there was some patter...
by adam914
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Donaldson slamming Rhody fan base on Twitter
Replies: 77
Views: 2001

Re: Donaldson slamming Rhody fan base on Twitter

Oh good, another attendance thread!
by adam914
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 1/20 | Dayton Flyers | 1:00PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 213
Views: 4439

Re: 1/20 | Dayton Flyers | 1:00PM (CBSSN)

steviep123 wrote:Good call Adam. I forgot about that about Dayton's arena. So awful on TV. Even for the "First Four" games it's bad!


Ha yeah, it drives me nuts!
by adam914
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 1/20 | Dayton Flyers | 1:00PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 213
Views: 4439

Re: 1/20 | Dayton Flyers | 1:00PM (CBSSN)

Always tough playing at Dayton. I'm expecting a close game. Also, not looking forward to the camera angle that is basically up in the ceiling and gives me vertigo.

Nice write up Native!
by adam914
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 1/17 | UMass Minutemen | 7PM (Yurview TV)
Replies: 212
Views: 5702

Re: 1/17 | UMass Minutemen | 7PM (Yurview TV)

Another nice win at home. 6-0 for the first time ever. Now we head on the road for 4 of the next 5 and things start to get real interesting. Let's see how long the streak can continue!
by adam914
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 1/17 | UMass Minutemen | 7PM (Yurview TV)
Replies: 212
Views: 5702

Re: 1/17 | UMass Minutemen | 7PM (Yurview TV)

What a game for Stan.

Sure it hasnt been the prettiest game all around but always fun to watch us blow out UMass no matter what.

And the stream has been perfect from start to finish.
by adam914
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 1/17 | UMass Minutemen | 7PM (Yurview TV)
Replies: 212
Views: 5702

Re: 1/17 | UMass Minutemen | 7PM (Yurview TV)

Billyboy78 wrote:Pipkins, 1-9 for 2 pts.


Dowtin and Terrell totally shut him down. It was like a clinic out there.
by adam914
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 1/17 | UMass Minutemen | 7PM (Yurview TV)
Replies: 212
Views: 5702

Re: 1/17 | UMass Minutemen | 7PM (Yurview TV)

What a great first half. Sloppy at times for sure, but we were in control all the way. Langevine really starting to put some solid games together.
by adam914
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 1/17 | UMass Minutemen | 7PM (Yurview TV)
Replies: 212
Views: 5702

Re: 1/17 | UMass Minutemen | 7PM (Yurview TV)

No issues here. Been working fine.
by adam914
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 1/13 | St. Bonaventure Bonnies | 11AM (ESPNU)
Replies: 185
Views: 4212

Re: 1/13 | St. Bonaventure Bonnies | 11AM (ESPNU)

Even the announcers can't believe these foul calls against us
by adam914
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 1/13 | St. Bonaventure Bonnies | 11AM (ESPNU)
Replies: 185
Views: 4212

Re: 1/13 | St. Bonaventure Bonnies | 11AM (ESPNU)

Total phanton call on Terrell takes him out of the game for the half. Replay shows there was absolutely zero contact. Thanks refs!
by adam914
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Week # 10 - Games of Interest
Replies: 131
Views: 3413

Re: Week # 10 - Games of Interest

TBH, I thought the FS1 broadcast was pretty cool. Everyone saying they didn't like it is just because it was Ed Cooley and the Friars.. if this was for a URI-Fordham game, we'd be loving it! I think the Big East/FS1 chose the correct game to try this out. You get Ed Cooley, a coach as animated as a...
by adam914
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 1/13 | St. Bonaventure Bonnies | 11AM (ESPNU)
Replies: 185
Views: 4212

Re: 1/13 | St. Bonaventure Bonnies | 11AM (ESPNU)

6:30am pregame here out west still going strong! Let's do this!!
by adam914
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Week # 10 - Games of Interest
Replies: 131
Views: 3413

Re: Week # 10 - Games of Interest

This PC-DePaul broadcast is annoying. Super distracting. It was cool to listen to the coaches but I felt like I had no clue what was going on in the game flow. Maybe I just can't do two things at once... As a side note, does Ed Cooley know what a vampire is? This is important to me and I need to kn...
by adam914
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Week # 10 - Games of Interest
Replies: 131
Views: 3413

Re: Week # 10 - Games of Interest

Man who would have thought we'd see the day where you could say that kind of stuff about the VCU defense.
by adam914
1 week ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '18 MD PF Jermaine Harris (URI Signed LOI)
Replies: 1078
Views: 57005

Re: '18 MD PF Jermaine Harris (URI Signed LOI)

I was curious, so did a little digging on how one gets nominated for this, and found this. So maybe some schools just don't take part in the nomination process for whatever reason? And it also sounds like you can literally nominate anybody. We need your help to ensure the nation's top high school pl...
by adam914
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 1/9 | Saint Louis Billikens | 7PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 298
Views: 5176

Re: 1/9 | Saint Louis Billikens | 7PM (CBSSN)

One more thing: We finished the game with more points than the other team. I liked that part.
by adam914
2 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: THE EARLY LINE URI VS ST .LOUIS
Replies: 42
Views: 1284

Re: THE EARLY LINE URI VS ST .LOUIS

Shaolin Swat wrote:It always makes me very nervous when Vegas has these lines that seem way too good to be true.


Same here, hoping they just end up looking dumb on this one.
by adam914
2 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Big News Forthcoming???
Replies: 418
Views: 17781

Re: Big News Forthcoming???

steviep123 wrote:I still haven't seen anything official about WVU. Just here. Is it a done deal?


There has been no official announcement.
by adam914
2 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2017-18 Bracketology
Replies: 330
Views: 14421

Re: 2017-18 Bracketology

How many games will we be underdogs the rest of the way? Zero? The Bonnies up there might have been one of them, but that's probably changed. I don't think it's insane to think we can go undefeated in conference and win the A10 tourney also. I know there will likely be an upset or two, but I think ...
by adam914
2 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: THE EARLY LINE URI VS ST .LOUIS
Replies: 42
Views: 1284

Re: THE EARLY LINE URI VS ST .LOUIS

Very interesting line. I wonder what they are seeing that we aren't. Or if they are just dead wrong. I feel like we match up really really well with these guys and should be able to handle them easily. Granted road conference games are always tough, but I really like our chances here.
by adam914
2 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Big News Forthcoming???
Replies: 418
Views: 17781

Re: Big News Forthcoming???

Or you guys could just stop posting to it and making it such a big deal. There are already threads to discuss next years schedule and this years rankings. The only reason this thread keeps getting brought back up is because there are a few people that are way too worked up over a months old tweet.
by adam914
2 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 1/6 | George Washington Colonials | 4PM
Replies: 164
Views: 4402

Re: 1/6 | George Washington Colonials | 4PM

twisted3829 wrote:time for the refs to be the show in the 2nd half?


Yep, GW coach caused a scene and they've whistled Rhody pretty much every play since then.
by adam914
2 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 1/6 | George Washington Colonials | 4PM
Replies: 164
Views: 4402

Re: 1/6 | George Washington Colonials | 4PM

Rhodyram wrote:No graphics on the feed except the score and they are having trouble keeping it accurate...


It comes straight from the scoreboard feed in the arena, and that dude is clearly having a hard time keeping up with all the 3's we're hitting.

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