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by NYGFan_Section208
8 hours ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Reynolds piece inaccuracies
Replies: 17
Views: 360

Re: Reynolds piece inaccuracies

wow...a Rhody hoops ad during the NBA all star game...
by NYGFan_Section208
12 hours ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2017-18 Attendance Prediction Summary
Replies: 251
Views: 7300

Re: 2017-18 Attendance Prediction Summary

Ramster...that all sounds great, but...before deciding how much weight to give it...can you give us the 411 on your career, please? :lol: :lol:
by NYGFan_Section208
13 hours ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2017-18 Attendance Prediction Summary
Replies: 251
Views: 7300

Re: 2017-18 Attendance Prediction Summary

Do you know the meaning of exponentially? Exponential — adjective of or pertaining to an exponent or exponents. Mathematics . of or pertaining to the constant e. (of an equation) having one or more unknown variables in one or more exponents. — noun Mathematics . the constant e raised to the power e...
by NYGFan_Section208
1 day ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Week #15 - Games of Interest
Replies: 156
Views: 3860

Re: Week #15 - Games of Interest

Root for Kansas or WVU? Check that...which would be most beneficial to Rhody?
by NYGFan_Section208
2 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2/16 | St.Bonaventure Bonnies | 7PM (ESPN2)
Replies: 346
Views: 6534

Re: 2/16 | St.Bonaventure Bonnies | 7PM (ESPN2)

Sucks to lose, but when teams are storming the court after they beat you...you're at a next level...
by NYGFan_Section208
2 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2/16 | St.Bonaventure Bonnies | 7PM (ESPN2)
Replies: 346
Views: 6534

Re: 2/16 | St.Bonaventure Bonnies | 7PM (ESPN2)

Rhody83 wrote:I wonder if Stan has a concussion. His play after going out with the injury was horrible.


Whe I saw it happen, I thought, how could he not have a concussion? That was brutal
by NYGFan_Section208
2 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2/16 | St.Bonaventure Bonnies | 7PM (ESPN2)
Replies: 346
Views: 6534

Re: 2/16 | St.Bonaventure Bonnies | 7PM (ESPN2)

I kinda thought we were going to win them all....oh well....that's a pretty good team.
by NYGFan_Section208
2 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2/16 | St.Bonaventure Bonnies | 7PM (ESPN2)
Replies: 346
Views: 6534

Re: 2/16 | St.Bonaventure Bonnies | 7PM (ESPN2)

skwalk47 wrote:I feel like you should have to be at least 5 pt dogs to storm the court...


eh.....If you're not ranked and you beat a ranked team...storm away....
by NYGFan_Section208
2 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2/16 | St.Bonaventure Bonnies | 7PM (ESPN2)
Replies: 346
Views: 6534

Re: 2/16 | St.Bonaventure Bonnies | 7PM (ESPN2)

RIFan wrote:Oh boy


yes, this...
by NYGFan_Section208
2 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2/16 | St.Bonaventure Bonnies | 7PM (ESPN2)
Replies: 346
Views: 6534

Re: 2/16 | St.Bonaventure Bonnies | 7PM (ESPN2)

rhodyrudder wrote:Students are in the good seats here...and ready to go


Hush them...to the extent that you can :lol:
by NYGFan_Section208
2 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: EC Injury Watch
Replies: 76
Views: 3794

Re: EC Injury Watch

Heard from same source that gave me Hassan injury last year and Preston injury this year that EC will be playing tonight... Not that it matters now, but don't you think the coaches would rather the health status of players (especially star players) to remain private until they decide to release tha...
by NYGFan_Section208
2 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: EC Injury Watch
Replies: 76
Views: 3794

Re: EC Injury Watch

Rhody15 wrote:Heard from same source that gave me Hassan injury last year and Preston injury this year that EC will be playing tonight...


Sweeeeeeeeet! Whatever Dan says is best is best, but......SWEEEEEEEEEEEEET!
by NYGFan_Section208
2 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2017-18 Bracketology
Replies: 727
Views: 29780

Re: 2017-18 Bracketology

ESPN bubble watch moved us to Lock status today. So, does that mean if we lose out the rest of the season and lose our first game in the conference tournament, aka as pull a Baron, we would still make the NCAAT? Pretty sure it says something like, once a team is locked, they can't come 'un-locked'...
by NYGFan_Section208
2 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2018-2019 Rotation
Replies: 55
Views: 1593

Re: 2018-2019 Rotation

I think it's Defense that will decide who starts/plays. Fatts can be a very efficient scorer and he's obviously playing quite a bit, but if he was a liability on D (he isn't), I don't think he would. Point being, can speculate how much the incoming freshmen will play, but it will depend, as mentione...
by NYGFan_Section208
3 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2017-18 Attendance Prediction Summary
Replies: 251
Views: 7300

Re: 2017-18 Attendance Prediction Summary

Plus all the sales revenue you get on top of the gate... Clothing and souvenir sales. Beer sales. Food sales. The value coming into the building goes up exponentially the more people you get in the door. Without major changes, they aren't going to make any more money on concessions. They could trip...
by NYGFan_Section208
3 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Week #15 - Games of Interest
Replies: 156
Views: 3860

Re: Week #15 - Games of Interest

Shooting high...looking at all Top 10 team results as possibly relevant to Rhody...Go Wisconsin!
by NYGFan_Section208
3 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Week #15 - Games of Interest
Replies: 156
Views: 3860

Re: Week #15 - Games of Interest

Go Coug's.....
by NYGFan_Section208
3 days ago
Forum: Down the Line
Topic: Local Microbreweries
Replies: 158
Views: 8306

Re: Local Microbreweries

New chain brewpub opening up at Rhode Island mall where the Sears Auto Center was. It is going to be BJ Restaurant & Brewhouse So if you are scoring at home, there soon will be 4 breweries in Warwick alone... Proclamation Apponaug Brewing (near NYLO) Beautiful Disaster BJs Used to travel to El ...
by NYGFan_Section208
3 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: How Dan Hurley Finally Chilled Out - by Matt Norlander, CBS Sports
Replies: 63
Views: 1772

Re: How Dan Hurley Finally Chilled Out - by Matt Norlander, CBS Sports

Loved everything about the article with the exception of the mushroom coffee. Imitation coffee is always suspect! Yep, awesome article. On the coffee thing, I agree, there is no substitute for the real thing. Not that I'm addicted to it or anything, but it's probably accurate to say that, I shouldn...
by NYGFan_Section208
3 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Week #15 - Games of Interest
Replies: 156
Views: 3860

Re: Week #15 - Games of Interest

^ "It" it is.....
by NYGFan_Section208
3 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2/16 | St.Bonaventure Bonnies | 7PM (ESPN2)
Replies: 346
Views: 6534

Re: 2/16 | St.Bonaventure Bonnies | 7PM (ESPN2)

RhowdyRam02 wrote:I would think after VCU last year they might want to skip out on that, not that I think we'll give them the opportunity.


they actually mention that...in a "let's not pull a VCU" kind of way
by NYGFan_Section208
3 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: What a Difference a Year Makes
Replies: 6
Views: 387

Re: What a Difference a Year Makes

Yes...a day that will live in infamy....and, not really a lot of people that can (or would want to?) say, "I was there".
If I read the attendance string correctly, attendance was 3,791, and since then, averaging >6,100....
by NYGFan_Section208
4 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: How Dan Hurley Finally Chilled Out - by Matt Norlander, CBS Sports
Replies: 63
Views: 1772

Re: How Dan Hurley Finally Chilled Out - by Matt Norlander, CBS Sports

Love this:

"IT'S GOING TOO WELL. SHIT HAS NEVER GONE THIS WELL FOR ME."
Dan Hurley
by NYGFan_Section208
4 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2/16 | St.Bonaventure Bonnies | 7PM (ESPN2)
Replies: 346
Views: 6534

Re: 2/16 | St.Bonaventure Bonnies | 7PM (ESPN2)

I would say that the Rhody guards "come after you in waves"...but...waves have gaps in between....
by NYGFan_Section208
4 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: EC Injury Watch
Replies: 76
Views: 3794

Re: EC Injury Watch

Rhodymob05 wrote:https://twitter.com/collegehoopnews/status/963769206411022341


Inquiring minds want to know: What's the timeframe/gap between "should be ok" to "playing"?
by NYGFan_Section208
4 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2/13 | Richmond Spiders | 8:30PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 315
Views: 7431

Re: 2/13 | Richmond Spiders | 8:30PM (CBSSN)

It's perfectly normal that I pulled up that play on DVR and have watched it about 100 times (so far...), right?
by NYGFan_Section208
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Your best guess for attendance at the 8:30pm Richmond Game
Replies: 58
Views: 1745

Re: Your best guess for attendance at the 8:30pm Richmond Game

This has to be the song of the season...right? I mean....what else could it be?
by NYGFan_Section208
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Your best guess for attendance at the 8:30pm Richmond Game
Replies: 58
Views: 1745

Re: Your best guess for attendance at the 8:30pm Richmond Game

theblueram wrote:I was close at 7200. Nice showing. Crowd was into it and the students didn't leave at half. Good times keep rolling.



by NYGFan_Section208
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2/13 | Richmond Spiders | 8:30PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 315
Views: 7431

Re: 2/13 | Richmond Spiders | 8:30PM (CBSSN)

looked awesome.....such depth.......
by NYGFan_Section208
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Your best guess for attendance at the 8:30pm Richmond Game
Replies: 58
Views: 1745

Re: Your best guess for attendance at the 8:30pm Richmond Game

I am going to predict 7,187. I know at least four of my friends who have not been to a game all season going tonight. We plan on meeting up at one of the local brewery's prior to the game. I think the sell out for this game and the scarcity of tickets for the Dayton game made some people who wouldn...
by NYGFan_Section208
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2/13 | Richmond Spiders | 8:30PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 315
Views: 7431

Re: 2/13 | Richmond Spiders | 8:30PM (CBSSN)

Waaaa Waaaa stop crying . Ramster...I have been to every home game the last 2 years. I normally get to the Ryan Center doors around 30-35 minutes before game time. I have NEVER waited in line. There may be a handful of people in front of me in the ticket line. I could probably count the number of p...
by NYGFan_Section208
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2/13 | Richmond Spiders | 8:30PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 315
Views: 7431

Re: 2/13 | Richmond Spiders | 8:30PM (CBSSN)

For those of you thinking about having some beers before the game I suggest going to Shaidzon Brewery (located across from Schneider). Thanks to some prodding on my end they are specifically opening from 5-8 to accommodate URI fans for this game. I will be there with some friends. Hope to see some ...
by NYGFan_Section208
6 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Teddy Bear Toss At Richmond Game Tuesday
Replies: 17
Views: 769

Re: Teddy Bear Toss At Richmond Game Tuesday

I can see people sitting in the 100s and 200s getting pelted in the back of the head by teddy bears coming from the 300s. I'm guessing those in the front of the 300s might get some of that action, too. That's why there's a premium on last row seats for the non-perishable item toss night. If anyone ...
by NYGFan_Section208
6 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Teddy Bear Toss At Richmond Game Tuesday
Replies: 17
Views: 769

Re: Teddy Bear Toss At Richmond Game Tuesday

^ Hilarious.

It should be fine. They're doing a non-perishable items toss at a game down the road...funny, every seat in the last row of the 300's is sold for that one...
by NYGFan_Section208
6 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Teddy Bear Toss At Richmond Game Tuesday
Replies: 17
Views: 769

Re: Teddy Bear Toss At Richmond Game Tuesday

OK....maybe everyone already knew how this works, but I get amused by strange things sometimes...I called the box office to see how that "toss" part was going to work. I asked the young lady, "How is this thing going to work? If I'm sitting in the third deck, do I just chuck it from t...
by NYGFan_Section208
6 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Your best guess for attendance at the 8:30pm Richmond Game
Replies: 58
Views: 1745

Re: Your best guess for attendance at the 8:30pm Richmond Game

How do they do this Teddy Bear Toss? It would be way too cool to see Teddy Bears tossed from the rafters...or...do they have people just walk through a line next to the court and toss 'em..? 'cuz I think the former could be a gnarly spectacle. Probably wouldn't want to miss that...
by NYGFan_Section208
6 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2017-18 Bracketology
Replies: 727
Views: 29780

Re: 2017-18 Bracketology

Disappointments have been canceled for the season.....
by NYGFan_Section208
6 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2/9 | Davidson Wildcats | 7PM (ESPN2)
Replies: 250
Views: 5821

Re: 2/9 | Davidson Wildcats | 7PM (ESPN2)

adam914 wrote:ESPN really needs a new EC photo. They keep using that same one from like 3 years ago.


Photographer shortage due to layoffs....
by NYGFan_Section208
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2/13 | Richmond Spiders | 8:30PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 315
Views: 7431

Re: 2/13 | Richmond Spiders | 8:30PM (CBSSN)

They should then collect up all the bears, put one on every empty seat, and count them in the attendance. :lol:

And, if I do sit next to a bear, I want him to have this kinda spunk:

by NYGFan_Section208
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2017-18 Bracketology
Replies: 727
Views: 29780

Re: 2017-18 Bracketology

https://twitter.com/marchmadness/status/962796769145950209 Excellent job by Andy Katz. I was not impressed by Bruce Rasmussen. I would not want to be one of the last few teams out with this guy leading the Committee. Surprising to me was that Rasmussen said that the Committee does not look at Margi...
by NYGFan_Section208
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2/13 | Richmond Spiders | 8:30PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 315
Views: 7431

Re: 2/13 | Richmond Spiders | 8:30PM (CBSSN)

Take a look at attendance for late games 8:30/9:00 local time compared to regular start times 7:00/7:30 nationally. The average attendance is lower for late games. What are you thinking???? We can't let facts interfere with the story here.... Yeah, we're just bad fans. Now go flog yourself and say ...
by NYGFan_Section208
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2/13 | Richmond Spiders | 8:30PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 315
Views: 7431

Re: 2/13 | Richmond Spiders | 8:30PM (CBSSN)

Suggestion...take a page from the Creighton playbook... https://www.letmebfrankblog.com/2018/01/10/creighton-dollar-beer-night/ It was the second dollar beer night of the season, coming just 10 days after the first one on New Years Eve against Providence. Interestingly enough, a foolproof way to com...
by NYGFan_Section208
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2/13 | Richmond Spiders | 8:30PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 315
Views: 7431

Re: 2/13 | Richmond Spiders | 8:30PM (CBSSN)

Rhody83 wrote:Take a look at attendance for late games 8:30/9:00 local time compared to regular start times 7:00/7:30 nationally. The average attendance is lower for late games.


What are you thinking???? We can't let facts interfere with the story here....
by NYGFan_Section208
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2/13 | Richmond Spiders | 8:30PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 315
Views: 7431

Re: 2/13 | Richmond Spiders | 8:30PM (CBSSN)

I have a solution to the non-sellout....just keep yelling at everyone on the board that thinks it won't sell out. Even though everyone you're yelling at is probably going to the game, they are also probably the reason it won't sell out. I guess if you say that someone might not go because of _______...
by NYGFan_Section208
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Practice Facility at PC
Replies: 79
Views: 3281

Re: Practice Facility at PC

A PF doesn't need to be the Taj Mahal, but good grief - have one. It's ridiculous that the players don't have a place they can go shoot any time they want to . They shouldn't have to check a schedule or hope there's someplace available... And if such a place is going to be...don't h/a it, make it at...
by NYGFan_Section208
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2017-18 Bracketology
Replies: 727
Views: 29780

Re: 2017-18 Bracketology

I love it. Good. Doubt us. This is the stuff we need to push the rest of the way. Hopefully good motivation for the crew... And, for us fans, who would have said pre-season...we'd be kvetching about being left out of an imaginary Top 16? Just like ' what #10 Kansas, or #15 Tennessee or #17 WVU does...
by NYGFan_Section208
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Week #14 - Games of Interest
Replies: 85
Views: 3113

Re: Week #14 - Games of Interest

Rhody74 wrote:This VaTech Virginia game is a good one. Hokies up 46-45 at the U4.


excellent call
by NYGFan_Section208
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2/13 | Richmond Spiders | 8:30PM (CBSSN)
Replies: 315
Views: 7431

Re: 2/13 | Richmond Spiders | 8:30PM (CBSSN)

Rhody74 wrote:We’ll be there too but we’re retired and live in Westerly.


Same (minus the retired thing)...but we live in West K...and will just look at it as more time to pre-game...

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