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by Blue Man
1 day ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Projo Fairness
Replies: 78
Views: 1821

Re: Projo Fairness

RhodyRam86 wrote: Not 100% sure who Blue Man is, but if it is who I think it is, I sit about 5 rows behind him in 205.


EC jersey? Standing? Yelling? Angry? Smack in the middle of 205? That's me.

I promise I'm nicer in person, say hi!!
by Blue Man
2 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Any injury updates?
Replies: 98
Views: 3539

Re: Any injury updates?

bigappleram wrote:Hmmm, a sports hernia...i guess that drunk guy finally got to Koch.


Ah yes the secret sports hernia surgery that had cyril back and playing for a few games. Happens all the time.
by Blue Man
3 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Any injury updates?
Replies: 98
Views: 3539

Re: Any injury updates?

josephski wrote:Any news on EC? I know he mentioned during the Brown game possibly being back for Charlestown but I haven't heard anything since then.


He has been expected to play on Saturday. I've heard nothing different.
by Blue Man
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Projo Fairness
Replies: 78
Views: 1821

Re: Projo Fairness

I refuse to let a vocal minority of this fan base, that can not be pleased no matter what happens, speak for this fan base. Point 1) Rod. I did go back. My whole "i am an idiot" thread post Fordham. Pretty much what I said ALL YEAR. "HOWEVAH (stephen a smith voice) - this team is so m...
by Blue Man
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Projo Fairness
Replies: 78
Views: 1821

Re: Projo Fairness

It's tough to even respond to a lot of this. I'm just going to point out that "projo fairness" is the title of a thread on this board, and people are openly weeping about the perceived slights taken at the expense of our fanbase, while simultaneously struggling to decide if we're as bad a ...
by Blue Man
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Projo Fairness
Replies: 78
Views: 1821

Re: Projo Fairness

Again, his aim is the fans. Not the state house. Not the administration. "That means filling the Ryan Center on a regular basis, with home atmospheres like those in late-season victories over VCU and Davidson becoming the norm. Dayton set a program attendance record this season while VCU ran i...
by Blue Man
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Projo Fairness
Replies: 78
Views: 1821

Re: Projo Fairness

Blue you make some good points, I for one have not once argued that we should get more billing in the PROJO, that has to be earned to your point and 1 win doesn't cut it...but Bill is blasting off to the very fans that account for the 3K at the shit hole Brown games in November. They aren't the pro...
by Blue Man
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Projo Fairness
Replies: 78
Views: 1821

Re: Projo Fairness

Here's what I don't get re: Koch, and the vitriol for him. I'm not sure what everyone's goals are for this basketball program, but mine has and will always be: national relevance. There are many different paths to that goal, but along the way: winning, program investments, winning, nationally telev...
by Blue Man
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Projo Fairness
Replies: 78
Views: 1821

Re: Projo Fairness

Here's what I don't get re: Koch, and the vitriol for him. I'm not sure what everyone's goals are for this basketball program, but mine has and will always be: national relevance. There are many different paths to that goal, but along the way: winning, program investments, winning, nationally televi...
by Blue Man
6 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2017-18 Attendance Prediction Summary
Replies: 47
Views: 1398

Re: 2017-18 Attendance Prediction Summary

reef wrote:Struggle UConn struggle and stay away from our head coach !!!


You should probably be rooting for them to win then
by Blue Man
6 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 12/6 | Alabama Crimson Tide | 8:00PM
Replies: 585
Views: 9146

Re: 12/6 | Alabama Crimson Tide | 8:00PM

For me last year was much more of a disappointment in the non conference. We played a weaker schedule and still only produced one good win with Hass, KI, and EC in the starting lineup.. This year's team had to find a new identity. We lose our star player right before our hardest stretch of games al...
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Week #5 - Games of Interest
Replies: 184
Views: 3941

Re: Week #5 - Games of Interest

so we go 8-3 OOC including 1-3 vs the top 50 (2-3 if PC finds their way back in) and go 14-4 in a weak conference and we are in? love the optimism here and hope you are all right, but I just don't see it. Christ, BC already has a top 10 win and will have several chances to add more. does anyone see...
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 12/6 | Alabama Crimson Tide | 8:00PM
Replies: 585
Views: 9146

Re: 12/6 | Alabama Crimson Tide | 8:00PM

Okay, if we win the rest of the OOC schedule, which is doable, we end up at 8-3 with 2 top 50 RPI wins in the OOC. We would all take that at the beginning of the season. given the state of the A10, I am not satisfied with 8-3 and 2 top 50 wins. we likely will have no more chances at top 50 wins. la...
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 12/16 | Charleston Cougars | 4:00PM
Replies: 153
Views: 4460

Re: 12/16 | Charleston Cougars | 4:00PM

I think after our losses I've just learned to read the heights of the opposing team's back court. If they're starting 4 guys at 6'5 or longer, we'll have trouble.

Fortunately those teams don't grow on trees. Unfortunately we've played 3 of them.
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 12/6 | Alabama Crimson Tide | 8:00PM
Replies: 585
Views: 9146

Re: 12/6 | Alabama Crimson Tide | 8:00PM

Sorry, Bluue Man, but if you think EC handling the ball is a plus, I'd have to totally disagree. Five years and he still dribbles up to his chin, making him an easy mark to turn it over. He's has had 7 turnovers in a few games, which is unacceptable. I would agree that the ballhandling aspect of hi...
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Anybody else in Bama for tonight?
Replies: 26
Views: 1081

Re: Anybody else in Bama for tonight?

There were actually 5 rhody fans in the building, so that was cool. I will say, the Alabama fans are the nicest, most welcoming people I've ever come across. Literally just coming up to us to say hi, ask if we really came all the way down from RI, welcome us, ask how everything was...a total and com...
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 12/6 | Alabama Crimson Tide | 8:00PM
Replies: 585
Views: 9146

Re: 12/6 | Alabama Crimson Tide | 8:00PM

Here's some figures on the FT disparity to show the point. Games away from the Northeast: Nevada: 44 fta, RI: 18 fta (-26) Alabama: 39 fta, RI: 11 fta (-28) On average we took 27 less FT per game in those 2 for a total difference of -54 Games in the Northeast: PC: 21 fta, RI: 23 fta (+2) SH: 16 fta...
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 12/6 | Alabama Crimson Tide | 8:00PM
Replies: 585
Views: 9146

Re: 12/6 | Alabama Crimson Tide | 8:00PM

Gonna be honest. There are 3 uri fans in this building
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 12/6 | Alabama Crimson Tide | 8:00PM
Replies: 585
Views: 9146

Re: 12/6 | Alabama Crimson Tide | 8:00PM

Looked at the guide and it's not on the SEC network. Not sure if that will change. The only thing I'm really worried about are the refs. We are a team from the northeast that plays a very aggressive style defense. The refs could really take this game away from us. It wouldn't surprise me if they ha...
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Alabama line
Replies: 8
Views: 683

Re: Alabama line

ML +150? Yep, we'll take that.
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Anybody else in Bama for tonight?
Replies: 26
Views: 1081

Anybody else in Bama for tonight?

I know I’ll be there, as will RR96. Anybody else?

Hopefully no one cares about basketball down there because if this was football I’d actually feel in danger.
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 12/6 | Alabama Crimson Tide | 8:00PM
Replies: 585
Views: 9146

Re: 12/6 | Alabama Crimson Tide | 8:00PM

I’ve got an extra ticket if anyone wants to be there...
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 12/2 | Providence Friars | 5:00PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 550
Views: 12421

Re: 12/2 | Providence Friars | 5:00PM (CBSSN)

Agreed. I blame him for no succession plan :) Didn't they stop him from doing it? Lol thank a certain deputy athletic director for helping to enact a rule to make sure no one ran around the court. Funny they filmed a commercial with me and the mob as a part of this “my big idea” campaign. Full crow...
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: PC vs URI Tickets
Replies: 91
Views: 4019

Re: PC vs URI Tickets

I’d like to take this opportunity to express my thanks to the KeaneyBlue community, and especially to sandman012. I didn’t think I was going to be able to go to the PC game, as my wife was due with our second child in the days shortly after the game. I didn’t buy tickets in advance and just figured...
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2017-18 Attendance Prediction Summary
Replies: 47
Views: 1398

Re: 2017-18 Attendance Prediction Summary

I think the conference schedule attendance will truly dictate Dan's willingness to stay or go. Every single excuse that's been listed for attendance - NCAA, A10 title, NCAA win, national ranking, beating PC - we've covered. It very well could be as many have said that the location/etc doesn't bode ...
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2017-18 Attendance Prediction Summary
Replies: 47
Views: 1398

Re: 2017-18 Attendance Prediction Summary

I think the conference schedule attendance will truly dictate Dan's willingness to stay or go. Every single excuse that's been listed for attendance - NCAA, A10 title, NCAA win, national ranking, beating PC - we've covered. It very well could be as many have said that the location/etc doesn't bode w...
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 12/6 | Alabama Crimson Tide | 8:00PM
Replies: 585
Views: 9146

Re: 12/6 | Alabama Crimson Tide | 8:00PM

Yeah might need to play the bigs more. I seem to remember us playing well when we had both Berry and Langevine in the game at the same time. I like our guards against theirs in this game. They haven't faced pressure like ours. We are full of senior leaders and we are a program that has been rebuilt...
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Rhody and A10 in the Top 25 Polls: 2017-18
Replies: 87
Views: 4287

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

David Cloninger of Columbia, South Carolina is bad and should feel bad. He has PC in, Seton Hall in, PC AHEAD OF SETON HALL (!!!), and URI out. Boo this man. http://collegepolltracker.com/basketball/pollster/david-cloninger/2017/week-5 how the fuck does this guy have PC ahead of not only Rhody, but...
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 12/6 | Alabama Crimson Tide | 8:00PM
Replies: 585
Views: 9146

Re: 12/6 | Alabama Crimson Tide | 8:00PM

Yeah might need to play the bigs more. I seem to remember us playing well when we had both Berry and Langevine in the game at the same time. I like our guards against theirs in this game. They haven't faced pressure like ours. We are full of senior leaders and we are a program that has been rebuilt...
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 12/6 | Alabama Crimson Tide | 8:00PM
Replies: 585
Views: 9146

Re: 12/6 | Alabama Crimson Tide | 8:00PM

Yeah might need to play the bigs more. I seem to remember us playing well when we had both Berry and Langevine in the game at the same time. I like our guards against theirs in this game. They haven't faced pressure like ours. We are full of senior leaders and we are a program that has been rebuilt...
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 12/2 | Providence Friars | 5:00PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 550
Views: 12421

Re: 12/2 | Providence Friars | 5:00PM (CBSSN)

Was this before or after the pc fan yelled go friars during the National Anthem? Does it really matter if it's before or after? That was disgraceful. The one student that used the expletive twice during the anthem was an obvious disgrace. but I can't give a pass to the student section that continuo...
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 12/6 | Alabama Crimson Tide | 8:00PM
Replies: 585
Views: 9146

Re: 12/6 | Alabama Crimson Tide | 8:00PM

I feel like URI is playing with the house's money just like against Virginia. I think looking at this OOC going in - most people expected 3 losses (@Nevada, neutral Seton Hall, @Bama) - which with wins home v Providence, and neutral against Vanderbilt - would put our expectations for the tournament...
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 12/2 | Providence Friars | 5:00PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 550
Views: 12421

Re: 12/2 | Providence Friars | 5:00PM (CBSSN)

PC has talent, for sure. Diallo and Young are, good, too, which makes the win that much more satisfying. When/if they learn to play defense, they will be tough to beat. I gotta say...really loving Friar fans saying they own this in the future like Fatts, Jeff, and langevine are going anywhere...and...
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Any injury updates?
Replies: 98
Views: 3539

Re: Any injury updates?

I’m not sure I get the Akele hatred on here...there was a point last year where people were calling for him to play over Iverson (not sure why) but good god...kid is a model student and teammate who plays servicible minutes. He was never brought here to be a starter or star, and came into the season...
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 12/2 | Providence Friars | 5:00PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 550
Views: 12421

Re: 12/2 | Providence Friars | 5:00PM (CBSSN)

PC has talent, for sure. Diallo and Young are, good, too, which makes the win that much more satisfying. When/if they learn to play defense, they will be tough to beat. I gotta say...really loving Friar fans saying they own this in the future like Fatts, Jeff, and langevine are going anywhere...and...
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Week #4 - Games of Interest
Replies: 77
Views: 2739

Re: Week #4 - Games of Interest

The Bama loss sucks...but we don’t need a “ranked” win right now. Meaning we’re not a desperate fan base looking for a win over a team with a number next to their name. Win or lose Wednesday, Bama will be a top 50 road game on paper in March. That’s what we need. Seton Hall winning and Bamas loss ma...
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: ‘Twas The Night Before Christmas...
Replies: 10
Views: 719

Re: ‘Twas The Night Before Christmas...

Hahahah I didn’t even read this before my Facebook post. I was kinda confused by your comment. Makes more sense now lol
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 12/2 | Providence Friars | 5:00PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 550
Views: 12421

Re: 12/2 | Providence Friars | 5:00PM (CBSSN)

RF1 wrote:
URI'21 wrote:Loved waving goodbye to the PC fans as they left the stands with a minute left



I did as well. Many of them acknowledged me by giving me a one finger salute on their way out.


But...but...they represent a classy catholic institution. They would NEVER!
by Blue Man
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 12/2 | Providence Friars | 5:00PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 550
Views: 12421

Re: 12/2 | Providence Friars | 5:00PM (CBSSN)

KevanBoyles wrote:Finally a game where one of our major reasons we won was because of our performance of the free-throw line. Jared and Stan didn’t shoot well from the field but they were great from the line.


This is a tired narrative. We beat 2 big East teams this year with exceptional free throw shooting.
by Blue Man
2 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Rhody and A10 in the Top 25 Polls: 2017-18
Replies: 87
Views: 4287

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

I don’t need a poll to tell me who the best team in the state is
by Blue Man
2 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Lack of marketing (lazy old regime wasting DH's time?)
Replies: 96
Views: 2906

Re: Lack of marketing (lazy old regime wasting DH's time?)

Had an envelope in the mail today, vouchers for a gift they're giving out at the Brown game. One for each season ticket. Any word on what this gift was. I have 2 vouchers but will have to redeem them at a future game. ( couldn’t make it to the brown game ) They gave away A10 replica trophies. No id...
by Blue Man
2 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 11/28 | Brown Bears | 7:00PM
Replies: 188
Views: 4566

Re: 11/28 | Brown Bears | 7:00PM

Holy crap this traffic. Good sign.
by Blue Man
2 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Any injury updates?
Replies: 98
Views: 3539

Re: Any injury updates?

I physically talked to Cyril on Thursday and he was walking around normal. Anyone who’s experienced anything like a sports hernia isn’t walking around anywhere close to regular. Some drunk in Brooklyn decided to spread a rumor, probably to the same people. This isn’t something that happened nor sho...
by Blue Man
2 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Any injury updates?
Replies: 98
Views: 3539

Re: Any injury updates?

I physically talked to Cyril on Thursday and he was walking around normal. Anyone who’s experienced anything like a sports hernia isn’t walking around anywhere close to regular. Some drunk in Brooklyn decided to spread a rumor, probably to the same people. This isn’t something that happened nor shou...
by Blue Man
2 weeks ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '17 JUCO PF - Shakur Juiston (UNLV)
Replies: 359
Views: 21312

Re: '17 JUCO PF - Shakur Juiston (UNLV)

I think it’s completely reasonable for people to project how good a player is based on a few games against sub par competition.

I’m excited for Onyekaba’s number retirement ceremony in a few weeks.

Had a hell of a career averaging 21 and 10 in all those games we played against Maine.
by Blue Man
2 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 11/24 | Virginia Cavaliers | 7:30PM (ESPNU)
Replies: 239
Views: 5763

Re: 11/24 | Virginia Cavaliers | 7:30PM (ESPNU)

I will never understand some of the people on this board. Every big win is a “fluke” or “we got lucky” but every loss against a good team is a complete referendum on how bad we are and how we can’t win big games. I hate you all with the fire of a thousand suns, and I’ll be the guy reminding everyone...
by Blue Man
3 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 11/24 | Virginia Cavaliers | 7:30PM (ESPNU)
Replies: 239
Views: 5763

Re: 11/24 | Virginia Cavaliers | 7:30PM (ESPNU)

Hell of a weekend. Pacos kicked my ass. I think we did exactly what we needed to beating seton Hall. Showed that our guards can play with anyone in the country. Berry showed he is more than capable of handling an elite post player. And most importantly our team showed there’s no quit or “woe is me” ...
by Blue Man
3 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Brooklyn Travel Plans - Who's Going?
Replies: 33
Views: 1229

Re: Brooklyn Travel Plans - Who's Going?

adam914 wrote:Going to try and get to McMahons as well. Might just walk in and start screaming "Blue Man!!!!"


by Blue Man
3 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 11/23 | #20 Seton Hall Pirates | 6:00PM (ESPNU)
Replies: 278
Views: 5919

Re: 11/23 | #20 Seton Hall Pirates | 6:00PM (ESPNU)

One thing that I haven’t seen here was Danny’s coaching on Delgado. All game I heard Danny yelling “left side left side” and it was him telling Berry or Layssard or Preston that they needed to guard Delgados left side. He had one post move, right hand over the left shoulder. Phenomenal job of scouti...
by Blue Man
3 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The EARLY LINE URI VS SHU
Replies: 6
Views: 419

Re: The EARLY LINE URI VS SHU

Hammered Rhody +6. Let’s go.

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