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by SmartyBarrett
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: I'm Back! Sort Of.
Replies: 38
Views: 644

Re: I'm Back! Sort Of.

YES!! Welcome back, Rod.
by SmartyBarrett
6 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game 16: LaSalle Thursday Jan 12 @ 7pm CBS Sports Network
Replies: 309
Views: 3583

Re: Game 16: LaSalle Thursday Jan 12 @ 7pm CBS Sports Network

https://twitter.com/RhodyMBB/status/819740246929764354 Also: "That was unacceptable. The fans that were here - apologies. You shouldn’t see that product from a Rhode Island basketball team, and that starts with me. That’s Dan Hurley, the coach. I let this whole thing down tonight in that game b...
by SmartyBarrett
2 week ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '18 NY G Malik Martin (Offer)
Replies: 27
Views: 3609

Re: '18 NY G Malik Martin (Offer)

Rhodekill wrote:someone told me that he was at the game last night. She saw him but I did not...anyone else have any information on this ???


I also heard from someone in attendance that they saw him.
by SmartyBarrett
2 week ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Bryant got a good one
Replies: 13
Views: 408

Re: Bryant got a good one

More transitive property fun:

Brown beat Bryant 35-27 this year.

URI beat Brown 28-13.

URI would have lit Bryant up if they played them.
by SmartyBarrett
4 week ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: NY Giants
Replies: 83
Views: 1882

Re: NY Giants

Also, I believe Irving was a free agent before the start of the 2015 season. Any team could have had him.
by SmartyBarrett
4 week ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Rhody FB Insiders Club-JMU line up!!
Replies: 140
Views: 3623

Re: Rhody FB Insiders Club-JMU line up!!

Jeez. Seven James Madison players suspended from the team for the FCS title game.

http://www.dnronline.com/news/seven-jam ... 93db0.html
by SmartyBarrett
1 month ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: The Patriot Way
Replies: 357
Views: 16009

Re: The Patriot Way



Poor Emmanuel. Show me on the doll where the Patriots hurt you.
by SmartyBarrett
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Bold Prediction: 10 Game Win Streak
Replies: 21
Views: 513

Re: Bold Prediction: 10 Game Win Streak

URI is 5-0 when I wear a frog suit. Coincidence? I think not. I will be testing my theory by wearing the suit on my couch while watching away games. Houston will feel the wrath of the frog this weekend. Maybe I'm an optimist, but I'm predicting 9 more wins in a row after the ODU win. You heard it h...
by SmartyBarrett
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game 8: @ Providence - 4:30p Sat Dec 3 Check Local Listings
Replies: 423
Views: 8346

Re: Game 8: @ Providence - 4:30p Sat Dec 3 Check Local Listings

ATPTourFan wrote:Kenpom's adding machine says Rhody has a 44% chance to win, but PC will take this one with 65-63 score in a slow paced game.


That should move (in one direction or another) following PC's game tonight.
by SmartyBarrett
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Week #4 - Games of Interest
Replies: 85
Views: 1763

Re: Week #4 - Games of Interest

Obadiah wrote:Belmont edged Lipscomb, 64-62 coming back from a 13 point halftime deficit.


WILD finish.

by SmartyBarrett
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: GoLocalProv Garbage Attacks URI
Replies: 79
Views: 1833

Re: GoLocal Articles

My guess is the anti-URI pieces get a lot of hits from pro-URI folks, which is why they keep cranking them out. My advice is:

(•_•)
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(•_•)
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by SmartyBarrett
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2016-2017 RPI watch
Replies: 122
Views: 4661

Re: 2016-2017 RPI watch

Another good link to check: http://natstat.com/mbb/team/rhode-island-rams/rpi

This also has the (reported) selection sheet that the NCAA Tournament committee uses.
by SmartyBarrett
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: GoLocalProv Garbage Attacks URI
Replies: 79
Views: 1833

Re: Garbage GoLocalProv article

Section104 wrote:The one retweet was Alex Simeone, contributor for Scoutfriars.com, possible contributor for Go Local Prov.


He un-did the retweet, then tweeted out that it wasn't him. Even called the article objectively bad. So there's that.
by SmartyBarrett
1 month ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: The "Hex" - World Cup 2018
Replies: 13
Views: 291

Re: The "Hex" - World Cup 2018

He gone.

by SmartyBarrett
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Rhody and A10 in the Top 25 Polls: 2016-17
Replies: 217
Views: 5708

Re: Rhody and A10 in the Top 25 Polls: 2016-17

This guy voted for Rutgers. I'm not even mad - that's hilarious.

http://collegepolltracker.com/basketbal ... 016/week-3
by SmartyBarrett
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Rhody and A10 in the Top 25 Polls: 2016-17
Replies: 217
Views: 5708

Re: Rhody and A10 in the Top 25 Polls: 2016-17

It appears as though some clown named B.J. Rains of the Idaho Press Tribune has Cincy at #24 and URI unranked.
by SmartyBarrett
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game 5: #1 Duke 11/20 - Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament Final - Mohegan Sun (ESPN)
Replies: 243
Views: 4285

Re: Game 5: #1 Duke 11/20 - Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament Final - Mohegan Sun (ESPN)

Who was the ranked team we beat last year? Dayton wasn't ranked when we beat them at The Arena. They were ranked when we narrowly lost to them at home earlier. Dayton had lost 2 of their last 3 before we beat them last year. Dayton was unranked in the AP Poll, but they were 22 in the Coaches Poll w...
by SmartyBarrett
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Rhody and A10 in the Top 25 Polls: 2016-17
Replies: 217
Views: 5708

Re: Rhody and A10 in the Top 25 Polls: 2016-17

Per their respective tweets, Seth Davis has the Rams at 22 and KMac has 'em at 25.
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game 5: #1 Duke 11/20 - Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament Final - Mohegan Sun (ESPN)
Replies: 243
Views: 4285

Re: Game 5: #1 Duke 11/20 - Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament Final - Mohegan Sun (ESPN)

rhodysurf wrote:Dickie V was bad. Half of the game he wasnt even talking about the game, just random other college basketball teams.


And Mookie Betts at one point. Because... ???
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: J Garrett's Health
Replies: 45
Views: 1161

Re: J Garrett's Health

I want him to wear the mask today just for the hell of it. Not sure if anyone else saw this, but when DH was over attending to Garrett when he was down yesterday, Hurley put his palm over his face, miming a mask as if to say "do you need me to grab you one?" They both cracked up. It was a...
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: SERGEI KOVALEV GOT ROBBED!
Replies: 8
Views: 131

Re: SERGEI KOVALEV GOT ROBBED!

I didn't see the match, but my Twitter timeline lit the fuck up with basically the same stuff you're saying. Seems like most think the result was bogus.
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Towson line up!
Replies: 28
Views: 925

Re: Towson line up!

And it had leg to spare. Shocked that the kick went through... But I was impressed with the way the guys bounced back from the embarrassing game against JMU. It sounds like the guys took to the coaching and bought in during the bye-week, which isn't easy when you lose by almost 80! Amen. Honestly i...
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Rhody and A10 in the Top 25 Polls: 2016-17
Replies: 217
Views: 5708

Re: Rhody and A10 in the Top 25 Polls: 2016-17

ATPTourFan wrote:Dayton and Rhody should both be in this week.


Why Dayton?
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game 3: Brown
Replies: 159
Views: 3180

Re: Game 3: Brown

.......I would like to us get a little challenge from Brown......experience a little adversity......and use that as head and gut check that will be needed against Cincy....if this happens we probably do not cover....maybe Brown will hang in there after some of our spurts and not go away so Easily.....
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game Attendance
Replies: 72
Views: 1060

Re: Game Attendance

Just for my own curiosity as I've seen conflicting information on this: are the Marist and Brown games part of the season ticket package or not?
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: The "Hex" - World Cup 2018
Replies: 13
Views: 291

Re: The "Hex" - World Cup 2018

Welp.
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Rhody and A10 in the Top 25 Polls: 2016-17
Replies: 217
Views: 5708

Re: Rhody and A10 in the Top 25 Polls: 2016-17

He is also the only pollster to not rank St. Mary's, who came in at #17. Gaels play at Dayton on Saturday. That's gonna be a hell of a game.
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game 1: Dartmouth
Replies: 209
Views: 5147

Re: Game 1: Dartmouth

I really like the Post Game press conference being broadcasted as part of the post game show. Agreed, it's a huge improvement from prior years when they'd replay three sentences of the press conference. I used to love watching the post-game presser on Cox, so I definitely enjoy that it's still bein...
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: Down the Line
Topic: Let's Talk Politics - Election 2016
Replies: 1098
Views: 20821

Re: Let's Talk Politics - Election 2016

I'm not really for the protests and wouldn't protest myself, because they aren't going to change the results of the election. I don't think anyone is trying to change the results (ignoring that foolish petition going around). But I'd call the gatherings more of a cathartic voicing of displeasure ra...
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: Down the Line
Topic: Let's Talk Politics - Election 2016
Replies: 1098
Views: 20821

Re: Let's Talk Politics - Election 2016

NYGFan_Section208 wrote:Protesting (being a nuisance, breaking the law and messing up people's lives) for not getting your way is just crying.


by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Rhody FB legion-Elon line up!!
Replies: 45
Views: 924

Re: Rhody FB legion-Elon line up!!

URI is 4-5 against the spread this year. You wouldn't be broke if you took them every time.
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game 1: Dartmouth
Replies: 209
Views: 5147

Re: Game 1: Dartmouth

bigappleram wrote:I think our defense comes out of gate at a high level, and offensively we come out slower as everyone gets used to having EC back on the floor. 73-50 Rhody.


That's my thinking, too. There should be a betting line, my guess is it gets posted tomorrow or Weds.
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Facebook Live Pregame
Replies: 43
Views: 1528

Re: Facebook Live Pregame

Giddyup
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: St John's Scrimmage
Replies: 51
Views: 2096

Re: St John's Scrimmage

I think we'll see Rod a lot more beginning on November 9th.
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Exhibition Games of Interest
Replies: 10
Views: 545

Re: Exhibition Games of Interest

EZBuckets wrote:As much as I root for all A10 teams in the non-conference, VCU losing to a D2 team made me smile. Their fans have been absolutely insufferable on twitter lately.


"Lately"?
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Early Top 25 Lists for 2016-17
Replies: 493
Views: 23192

Re: Early Top 25 Lists for 2016-17

he said he'd have a column with the reasoning for his votes According to CollegePollTracker he has SIX, count 'em, SIX "extreme" picks which are 5 or more positions above/below actual poll position. http://www.collegepolltracker.com/basketball/pollster/kevin-mcnamara/2016/pre-season And t...
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Early Top 25 Lists for 2016-17
Replies: 493
Views: 23192

Re: Early Top 25 Lists for 2016-17



K-Mac not voting for URI is fine, but I'd love to hear him rationalize Texas A&M over Saint Mary's. That's grade A power conference homerism garbage.
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Looks like Cox is giving up on RI sports..?
Replies: 141
Views: 4640

Re: Looks like Cox is giving up on RI sports..?

Not a ton of info in that article. Most had already inferred what's written.
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Early Top 25 Lists for 2016-17
Replies: 493
Views: 23192

Re: Early Top 25 Lists for 2016-17

Interesting that Top 25 voters picked Rhody ahead of Dayton. A10 MBB coaches dis Rams in favor of Flyers.
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: 2016-17 URI Women's Basketball
Replies: 6
Views: 648

2016-17 URI Women's Basketball

Rhody picked to finish 9th in the A-10, but the exciting news is that Charise Wilson has been named First Team All Conference.

https://twitter.com/atlantic10/status/7 ... 8534391808

http://www.atlantic10.com/pdf9/5039907.pdf
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Rhody FB Confidential-Maine line up
Replies: 22
Views: 737

Re: Rhody FB Confidential-Maine line up

Defender was draped on him, but looked catchable to me. Here's the replay:

https://twitter.com/BlackBearsFB/status ... 7532378112
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Rhody FB Confidential-Maine line up
Replies: 22
Views: 737

Re: Rhody FB Confidential-Maine line up

Hal Kopp wrote:Who dropped the td pas son last play??


Beauvais
by SmartyBarrett
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: ProJo Pick and Pop Podcast
Replies: 158
Views: 6760

Re: ProJo Pick and Pop Podcast

Agree the "wait and see" philosophy from our fanbase is silly. Folks are up in arms RE: a podcast where two guys doubled down on the "wait and see" approach, so I'm taking that as a good sign. ETA: Haven't listened to the pod yet, just an observation on what others have said here.
by SmartyBarrett
3 months ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Rhody FB Confidential-Maine line up
Replies: 22
Views: 737

Re: Rhody FB Confidential-Maine line up

TruePoint wrote:Can someone help me understand what is confidential about the line?


He could tell you, but he'd have to kill you.
by SmartyBarrett
3 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: New uniforms?
Replies: 76
Views: 3232

Re: New uniforms?

TruePoint wrote:I still don't really see the horns; to me it looks like the thing that waiters or waitresses wear around their waist with weird swirly spirals drawn it.


I thought they were ocean waves when I first saw them.
by SmartyBarrett
3 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: A10 Preview from NBC Sports
Replies: 31
Views: 1535

Re: A10 Preview from NBC Sports

Yeah, I was reading some of T-Payne's back-and-forth with VCU fans and you'd think he predicted them to go winless by some of the stuff they were saying.

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