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by NYGFan_Section208
1 day ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Ryan Center at 15 Years
Replies: 15
Views: 569

Re: The Ryan Center at 15 Years

Folks probably aren't gonna like this, but...I'm new, so here goes... PC @ URI, Dec 2015. Playing a ranked team, with two NBA draft picks...without the guy who was supposed to be their best player...with a chance to win right up until the final (crappy) ending. Tremendous atmosphere, one of the high...
by NYGFan_Section208
1 month ago
Forum: Down the Line
Topic: Where's the Politics Thread?
Replies: 19
Views: 537

Re: Where's the Politics Thread?

^ ballsiest post in the thread...
by NYGFan_Section208
1 month ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: CELTICS and the NBA
Replies: 164
Views: 6811

Re: CELTICS and the NBA

Series probably only goes as far as Marcus Smart's shooting (which...didn't he set an NBA record for FG% futility in March and/or April?), but...Isaiah...as great a scorer as he is...in the playoffs, is like a "welcome" sign on defense. Any time you have a team basing 90% of their sets on ...
by NYGFan_Section208
1 month ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Review of Meade Stadium
Replies: 39
Views: 2735

Re: Review of Meade Stadium

I think the Physical Plant area is an eyesore, should be moved, and Meade moved across the street North of Ryan Center, you have the parking lots in place already. I don't know if they plan on moving Facilites Services, but it is in the future capital budget to fix that area: "URI Facilities S...
by NYGFan_Section208
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: ESPN layoffs
Replies: 87
Views: 2513

Re: ESPN layoffs

Not conforming is one thing, no one needs to do that, but shutting down free speech with violence is quite another...
by NYGFan_Section208
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: ESPN layoffs
Replies: 87
Views: 2513

Re: ESPN layoffs

Ya know i might be changing my opinion on the ESPN promoting SJW stuff. I happened upon an article about the supposed lack of black people at fenway park today. https://theundefeated.com/features/black-red-sox-fans-fenway-park/ . After reading that i went through the other stuff on undefeated. It's...
by NYGFan_Section208
1 month ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: BASEBALL - Beck Field Enhancement Moving Forward!
Replies: 16
Views: 1290

Re: BASEBALL - Beck Field Enhancement Moving Forward!

Awesome! When we were there this weekend, seemed like that would be an easy, but huge, upgrade. NICE!
by NYGFan_Section208
1 month ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: Red Sox and other Major League Baseball - 2016
Replies: 508
Views: 14870

Re: Red Sox and other Major League Baseball - 2016

Absolutely classless acts by some "fans" at Fenway......I'm sure it happens in a lot of places, but the numbers involved in yesterday's game aren't good. Racist taunts in Boston? Who would have thunk it? [sarcasm] I read the Adam Jones story today, too...yep, totally classless, knuckle-dr...
by NYGFan_Section208
1 month ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Rhody Baseball 2017 Season
Replies: 105
Views: 5113

Re: Rhody Baseball 2017 Season

Rhody wins on a walkoff granny in the bottom of the 14th...great weekend at Beck Field!
by NYGFan_Section208
1 month ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Rhody Baseball 2017 Season
Replies: 105
Views: 5113

Re: Rhody Baseball 2017 Season

Exciting game...hoping to get out there again tomorrow
by NYGFan_Section208
1 month ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Rhody Baseball 2017 Season
Replies: 105
Views: 5113

Re: Rhody Baseball 2017 Season

Great day to take in our first Rhody baseball game...Rhody up 1-0, bottom 5
by NYGFan_Section208
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: ESPN layoffs
Replies: 87
Views: 2513

Re: ESPN layoffs

ESPN used to be great to watch...SportsCenter used to be a good watch at any time of day...now, it's ridiculous. Only thing worth watching there = live games (and occassional 30 for 30)...take that away, and they're just another CSBSSN, NBCSN, etc. Take away the live games and I probably spend more ...
by NYGFan_Section208
2 months ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Rhody Baseball 2017 Season
Replies: 105
Views: 5113

Re: Rhody Baseball 2017 Season

If you look at the Rams baseball schedule, it shows attendance each game. URI easily has the lowest attendance record out of anyone they play. The bigger schools reach nearly 8 thousand while others get a few hundred which is still good. URI gets around 100 or less. Again I believe its a location i...
by NYGFan_Section208
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: One and not done
Replies: 13
Views: 881

Re: One and not done

I used to dislike Cal...but in the last couple years, he seems to just be enjoying the ride, calling it what it is and I actually like him for that. Thinking there are not many that wouldn't want their kid to play for him. Thought the 30 for 30 was very well done...and all those players that showed ...
by NYGFan_Section208
2 months ago
Forum: Down the Line
Topic: Fate of the Furious
Replies: 2
Views: 162

Fate of the Furious

Just another awesome movie in a string of awesome movies for this franchise....
Only downside is that the next one is two years a way... :(
by NYGFan_Section208
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Don't Miss Out: Meet & Greet with Dan Hurley in Providence, NYC, and Boston
Replies: 79
Views: 3187

Re: Don't Miss Out: Meet & Greet with Dan Hurley in Providence, NYC, and Boston

Pretty cool that no one transfers out...even cooler if that holds even after he warns some re PT...
by NYGFan_Section208
2 months ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Rhody Baseball 2017 Season
Replies: 105
Views: 5113

Re: Rhody Baseball 2017 Season

Awesome, can't wait to get home and take in some games
by NYGFan_Section208
2 months ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: Pawsox Sold, Potentially Moving
Replies: 225
Views: 16066

Re: Pawsox Sold, Potentially Moving

I like the Fenway Park replica idea...despite it's seeming non-practicality. I don't like the idea of on the highway and already issues raised about traffic and parking. I love going to Fenway, but those two things are huge barriers as far as going more often... Aside from work, which at least has a...
by NYGFan_Section208
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Wichita State Moves to the AAC
Replies: 174
Views: 5397

Re: Possible Wichita State move to the AAC

But having said that, football here will always be second fiddle in terms of facilities and support. $30-$50 million to put football on a level with the better programs in the CAA...isn't walking thru that door any time soon, if ever. So the plan is continue with this embarrassment, playing footbal...
by NYGFan_Section208
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Don't Miss Out: Meet & Greet with Dan Hurley in Providence, NYC, and Boston
Replies: 79
Views: 3187

Re: Don't Miss Out: Meet & Greet with Dan Hurley in Providence, NYC, and Boston

Wish I could make it, too...duty also calls....to Costa Rica. Hope it's a great event, looking forward to hearing about it.
by NYGFan_Section208
2 months ago
Forum: Down the Line
Topic: Local Microbreweries
Replies: 108
Views: 4482

Re: Local Microbreweries

Finally got to try some Treehouse...I've heard two things repeatedly about the place...great product, ridiculous lines. Someone was kind enough to share and I really liked the Lights On...but...there are so many places with good products...where you don't have to sleep overnight to get in line...pro...
by NYGFan_Section208
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Wichita State Moves to the AAC
Replies: 174
Views: 5397

Re: Possible Wichita State move to the AAC

Wonder if Rhody FB could get a pay date there?
by NYGFan_Section208
2 months ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: Red Sox and other Major League Baseball - 2016
Replies: 508
Views: 14870

Re: Red Sox and other Major League Baseball - 2016

OK...how ridiculous is the baseball 'review' system? Why do the umps need to wear headphones connected to a gym bag for 5 minutes? If they aren't involved in making the call...why can't they just get a text message? Or...just have the replay area plugged into the scoreboard guy and let him post it...
by NYGFan_Section208
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Coaching Carousel 2017
Replies: 1528
Views: 41223

Re: The Coaching Carousel 2017

Does anyone think that Dan Hurley has overplayed his hand? I've never thought that he was a strong candidate for the Georgetown job considering the track record of the coach that they just fired. The fact that he has not earned a single coaching victory against PC does not help him either. Thor was...
by NYGFan_Section208
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Coaching Carousel 2017
Replies: 1528
Views: 41223

Re: The Coaching Carousel 2017

I doubt that Gtown will ever break ties with the Thompsons....looks like it might not be a bad idea...but can't see it happening...
by NYGFan_Section208
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Coaching Carousel 2017
Replies: 1528
Views: 41223

Re: The Coaching Carousel 2017

Wouldn't be too sure about Ewing...if he cares about a coaching 'future'...not sure he'd take it either?
by NYGFan_Section208
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Coaching Carousel 2017
Replies: 1528
Views: 41223

Re: The Coaching Carousel 2017

Wow...yeah...with this description...great ego stroke....
"Whoever gets the job, it will be clear how far it has fallen to them."

What a mess....
by NYGFan_Section208
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: NCAA Tournament - General Discussion
Replies: 302
Views: 7174

Re: NCAA Tournament - General Discussion

UCH21377 wrote:Collins is better than Karnoski


Totally agree...and only a freshman! :o
by NYGFan_Section208
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: NCAA Tournament - General Discussion
Replies: 302
Views: 7174

Re: NCAA Tournament - General Discussion

Some really good players out there, but that Collins dude can play....
by NYGFan_Section208
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: NCAA Tournament - General Discussion
Replies: 302
Views: 7174

Re: NCAA Tournament - General Discussion

Am I the only one that would be okay hearing "...season ended with a 3 point loss to eventual national champion..." ?
by NYGFan_Section208
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: April Fools Day, 1999
Replies: 114
Views: 4397

Re: April Fools Day, 1999

Yep, and I do remember some of that, but not with anywhere near the specifics...but, (finally) out of the ashes they come...
by NYGFan_Section208
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: April Fools Day, 1999
Replies: 114
Views: 4397

Re: April Fools Day, 1999

Great thread...would recommend going back to post 1 here for anyone else that's still somewhat 'new'....
by NYGFan_Section208
2 months ago
Forum: All Other College Sports
Topic: UCONN vs BC at Fenway Park
Replies: 2
Views: 505

Re: UCONN vs BC at Fenway Park

....provided the World Series is over by then...
by NYGFan_Section208
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game #25: Fordham Wednesday Feb 15, 7:00PM Ryan Center
Replies: 288
Views: 5389

Re: Game #25: Fordham Wednesday Feb 15, 7:00PM Ryan Center

Keep this...it's great for perspective...this was the jumping off point...where they could have folded totally...where Dan actually showed up at the coaches show shortly after and said (what seemed to be) pretty much all the right things.... And, where I wrote after the game (and totally stand by): ...
by NYGFan_Section208
3 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Sweet 16 or bust
Replies: 15
Views: 720

Re: Sweet 16 or bust

Keep it and leave it...my vote
by NYGFan_Section208
3 months ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: CELTICS and the NBA
Replies: 164
Views: 6811

Re: CELTICS and the NBA

Did anyone else notice that...while we were away watching the NCAA's....Marcus Smart looks to have put on several lbs...?
by NYGFan_Section208
3 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: NCAA Tournament - General Discussion
Replies: 302
Views: 7174

Re: NCAA Tournament - General Discussion

rhodyruckus wrote:Wow Frank Martin scared these kid's into getting to the Final Four. Like to see the first timers do it, Gonzaga and now SC.


He's a scary dude...surprised they lost a game all year.

Looking forward to Fox and Jackson in the next one...two of my favorite college players.
by NYGFan_Section208
3 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: NCAA Tournament - General Discussion
Replies: 302
Views: 7174

Re: NCAA Tournament - General Discussion

Ky-UCLA probably had as much talent on the floor as you'll see for a college hoops game anywhere and Fox was just amazing. And I had not seen Ball play for a whole game all year, but there is definitely something special about how he sees the floor and passes... The more that comes out about what a ...
by NYGFan_Section208
3 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: URI vs Oregon Replay
Replies: 15
Views: 608

Re: URI vs Oregon Replay

Saw part of in the Atlanta airport on the way back from Phoenix..have it DVR'd..like others...not quite ready...although I hear it's been too cold up there to go outside, so prob soon...
by NYGFan_Section208
3 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Celebrate the Team Thursday 5pm at Ryan Center (Note Updated Time)
Replies: 68
Views: 1883

Re: Celebrate the Team Thursday at Ryan Center

Would absolutely love to, but flight doesn't get back until 630. Haven't checked the other threads, but really hoping there might be one more coaches show? Heard that next year they may not do them the same way (live)...which would be a shame...really liked going to those and thought it wa a great w...
by NYGFan_Section208
3 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Mike Francesa really knows his college hoops!
Replies: 21
Views: 1049

Re: Mike Francesa really knows his college hoops!

lol... EEI won't talk college hoops until BC is good again...and maybe not even then... Trenni and Thomasi on Saturday afternoon got into it some and Trenni (From Wisconsin and a Marquette grad) mentioned she was pulling hard for Rhody. Funny...I actually heard some of that. Thomasi still seemed ha...
by NYGFan_Section208
3 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: March 20th 2012
Replies: 52
Views: 1258

Re: March 20th 2012

All of this just makes me realize what a downright BARGAIN my tickets have been for the last couple years and not only will I renew this year, but...if they offered same seats, same price for the year after...would probably pay that now. The quality of basketball, the arena (plus, admittedly my resi...
by NYGFan_Section208
3 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: PROUD TO BE A RAM FAN
Replies: 36
Views: 1197

Re: PROUD TO BE A RAM FAN

MP22, what an awesome post and what a cool thing to experience with your son. We had some people over tonight and now that everyone's trickled out I'm kind of bumming over here.... however, can't believe how far this team went and I'm super proud of what Dan has done with this program. Also not to ...
by NYGFan_Section208
3 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game #35: Oregon (NCAA Tournnment Rd of 32) - Sun March 19
Replies: 455
Views: 8311

Re: Game #35: Oregon (NCAA Tournnment Rd of 32) - Sun March 19

Tough loss, but these guys played so well in the last stretch and deserved a better ending especially Hass. When the sting of this loss wears off, this team can be proud of what they accomplished and look forward to what can be another great season come November!! Agree...and please...people...stop...
by NYGFan_Section208
3 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game #35: Oregon (NCAA Tournnment Rd of 32) - Sun March 19
Replies: 455
Views: 8311

Re: Game #35: Oregon (NCAA Tournnment Rd of 32) - Sun March 19

adam914 wrote:Brutal loss, but incredible run and that's the memory I will have of this team. So proud to be a Ram today.


Could not agree more...great run...and absolutely cannot wait until next season.
by NYGFan_Section208
3 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game #35: Oregon (NCAA Tournnment Rd of 32) - Sun March 19
Replies: 455
Views: 8311

Re: Game #35: Oregon (NCAA Tournnment Rd of 32) - Sun March 19

Great season...great run...am sure Hass would've liked to have finished better personally, but Stan and CL more than picked up his slack. Just wasn't in the cards tonight...long time til November, but I can't wait.
by NYGFan_Section208
3 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game #35: Oregon (NCAA Tournnment Rd of 32) - Sun March 19
Replies: 455
Views: 8311

Re: Game #35: Oregon (NCAA Tournnment Rd of 32) - Sun March 19

Leaving for Phoenix at zero dark hundred hours tomorrow AM to make sure everything is up to snuff...well, ok....for work...
Hoping to detour through KC on my return on Thursday...

GO RHODY!!!!

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