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by ATPTourFan
12 hours ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Ryan Center at 15 Years
Replies: 15
Views: 569

Re: The Ryan Center at 15 Years

1st one is the very first PeeCee game at the RC! Game was played in a state shut down blizzard but somehow over 10,000 people showed up. ( before the fire laws) 2nd is seeing the faces of people like Tom Penders, Al Skinner, Tommy Garrick, Carlton Owens, Cuttino Mobley when they see the RC the firs...
by ATPTourFan
2 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Father / Son Basketball Camp
Replies: 17
Views: 605

Re: Father / Son Basketball Camp

Great news. My 6yo is taking interest in playing basketball and this may be a good bonding event for us next year. Hope they offer it again.
by ATPTourFan
3 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Where Are They Now? Former Player Results and News
Replies: 1292
Views: 91033

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

Awesome. Good luck, Hass. Hopefully he impresses and improves his value one way or another.
by ATPTourFan
3 week ago
Forum: Down the Line
Topic: Brainstorming about updating campus area
Replies: 149
Views: 7310

Re: Brainstorming about updating campus area

Will they offer beer and wine at this temporary welcome center?
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: Down the Line
Topic: Where's the Politics Thread?
Replies: 19
Views: 537

Re: Where's the Politics Thread?

By the way, this is Not the new politics thread.
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: Down the Line
Topic: Where's the Politics Thread?
Replies: 19
Views: 537

Re: Where's the Politics Thread?

The decision is final. There were posts from both sides that had no place on this site.

It's my name on the site's domain registry. My credit card billed. I am not anonymous. The decision was mine.
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: Down the Line
Topic: Where's the Politics Thread?
Replies: 19
Views: 537

Re: Where's the Politics Thread?

Sorry, but that sucks, bigtime. I would also point out, that one of your moderators was a major participant in this thread. Correct, the moderators and I all participated at one point or another and to various degrees. There is no shortage of methods to participate in the political process. I'm not...
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: Down the Line
Topic: Where's the Politics Thread?
Replies: 19
Views: 537

Where's the Politics Thread?

KeaneyBlue Community: With the support of my dedicated moderators, I have decided to retire the Election 2016 Politics thread and eliminate dedicated general politics discussion from KeaneyBlue. The Election 2016 thread was created in response to the increasing number of politically focused posts th...
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: New Pawsox Stadium
Replies: 3
Views: 427

Re: New Pawsox Stadium

With one of the primary reasons for keeping football at URI the crowds that come back to campus in those Fall weekends, this would be stupid. I prefer we have a simple updated football facility and attract fans to Kingston.
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Dan Hurley Signs Contract Extension through 2023-24 Season
Replies: 56
Views: 2108

Re: Dan Hurley Signs Contract Extension through 2023-24 Season

Opening night will send the message from the fans to Coach Hurley regarding their commitment to sustaining this championship caliber program.
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Dan Hurley Signs Contract Extension through 2023-24 Season
Replies: 56
Views: 2108

Re: Dan Hurley Signs Contract Extension through 2023-24 Season

Here I go again. The team had far too much talent to have to win the A10 tournament in order to get into the NCAA tournament. They were every bit as good as Oregon, a 3 seed. I give Dan all the credit there is to give for being able to recruit such a talented team. It will be interesting to see if ...
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Dan Hurley Signs Contract Extension through 2023-24 Season
Replies: 56
Views: 2108

Re: Dan Hurley Signs Contract Extension through 2023-24 Season

RhowdyRam02 wrote:They already have and are poised to keep doing it. Time for the fans to support this team without reservation


Dan, team and administration delivered.

Your move, Rhody fans.

More giving, more winning.
More attendance, more winnning.
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Dan Hurley Signs Contract Extension through 2023-24 Season
Replies: 56
Views: 2108

Re: Dan Hurley Signs Contract Extension through 2023-24 Season

I would expect some details to be floated soon. Hopefully the entire contract PDF will be made available to media as it was previously.
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Dan Hurley article in Sports Illustrated
Replies: 7
Views: 1161

Re: Dan Hurley article in Sports Illustrated

Thank you, Ace, for sharing these.
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Men's Basketball End of Year Celebration!
Replies: 109
Views: 4430

Re: Men's Basketball End of Year Celebration!

RhowdyRam02 wrote:If people won't come to the Ryan Center for a team that makes the tournament annually because of one game a year in December, then they're not any level of URI fan


We still want their money. Not all the 10,000+ fans in the Dunk are knowledgeable. But PC takes their ticket revenue anyway.
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Men's Basketball End of Year Celebration!
Replies: 109
Views: 4430

Re: Men's Basketball End of Year Celebration!

Oh yeah. Film room along with some minor upgrades to locker room.
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Men's Basketball End of Year Celebration!
Replies: 109
Views: 4430

Re: Men's Basketball End of Year Celebration!

I think the expectations of some are not in line with reality when it comes to info at such events. This isn't the Wild West anymore, but Dan and staff had extensive conversations with many in attendance.
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Any Corn hole fans out there?
Replies: 3
Views: 396

Re: Any Corn hole fans out there?

Wish it was current floor design. Price is challenging as well.
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Men's Basketball End of Year Celebration!
Replies: 109
Views: 4430

Re: Men's Basketball End of Year Celebration!

One point of emphasis in the discussions last night was not only does the general program funding level need to go up another step to get into the top 3rd of the A10, but URI also must be much smarter and efficient with its existing resources. For example, it can be disruptive when there is a concer...
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Men's Basketball End of Year Celebration!
Replies: 109
Views: 4430

Re: Men's Basketball End of Year Celebration!

Looking forward to this evening at Quidnesset CC
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: General Recruiting Discussion/Comments
Replies: 2576
Views: 156258

Re: General Recruiting Discussion/Comments

We have the ability on this board to post direct links to tweets that allow for full context. https://twitter.com/billkoch25/status/855548779868585988 https://twitter.com/billkoch25/status/855552309924962304 https://twitter.com/billkoch25/status/857012420618977281 https://twitter.com/clarkie57/statu...
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Ty Boswell
Replies: 20
Views: 1618

Re: Ty Boswell

And won't be official until new fiscal year I would think.
by ATPTourFan
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: ESPN layoffs
Replies: 87
Views: 2513

Re: ESPN layoffs

TOTALLY AGREE!!
by ATPTourFan
2 months ago
Forum: Announcements, Forum Info, and Helpful Links
Topic: 2017 URI DAY OF GIVING!!
Replies: 23
Views: 1862

Re: TODAY is the URI DAY OF GIVING!!

Athletics was hoping that KeaneyBlue with its many members and thousands more lurkers would come through today. Money where mouth is and so on and so forth.... Do we know whether we did or did not come through, or to to what extent? I assume there is no way to really track whether people here stepp...
by ATPTourFan
2 months ago
Forum: Announcements, Forum Info, and Helpful Links
Topic: 2017 URI DAY OF GIVING!!
Replies: 23
Views: 1862

Re: TODAY is the URI DAY OF GIVING!!

Athletics was hoping that KeaneyBlue with its many members and thousands more lurkers would come through today.

Money where mouth is and so on and so forth....
by ATPTourFan
2 months ago
Forum: Announcements, Forum Info, and Helpful Links
Topic: 2017 URI DAY OF GIVING!!
Replies: 23
Views: 1862

Re: TODAY is the URI DAY OF GIVING!!

Don't forget to look into whether your employer will match. I'm very fortunate that mine does 100% match. Free money to my favorite cause.
by ATPTourFan
2 months ago
Forum: Announcements, Forum Info, and Helpful Links
Topic: 2017 URI DAY OF GIVING!!
Replies: 23
Views: 1862

Re: TODAY is the URI DAY OF GIVING!!

URI Day of Giving is officially here and we invite you to be a part of something big! Today, our alumni, parents, friends, faculty, staff, and students, can make an impact at the University by joining together, during this 24-hour giving event, to make a donation supporting this place that means so...
by ATPTourFan
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Mid Major Madness Tribute to URI Player from 1944
Replies: 3
Views: 376

Re: Mid Major Madness Tribute to URI Player from 1944

If only Rhody72 were available to help with that free throw form.

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by ATPTourFan
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Coaching Carousel 2017
Replies: 1528
Views: 41223

Re: The Coaching Carousel 2017

These lists are always highly misleading. One might infer that we are right on par with Dayton. Haha!!
by ATPTourFan
2 months ago
Forum: Down the Line
Topic: RI 41st in funding/student in public higher ed
Replies: 7
Views: 229

Re: RI 41st in funding/stident in public higher ed

Plot the decline against certain other programs to see where the money has gone. It's not like tax vevenue is declining.
by ATPTourFan
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Dan Hurley article in Sports Illustrated
Replies: 7
Views: 1161

Re: Dan Hurley article in Sports Illustrated

I loved this:

I’m not sure what the NCAA rules are about a 44-year-old man running against a high school kid, but I will not be denied. I will have one last moment where my dad coaches me.
by ATPTourFan
2 months ago
Forum: Announcements, Forum Info, and Helpful Links
Topic: 2017 URI DAY OF GIVING!!
Replies: 23
Views: 1862

Re: URI DAY OF GIVING - April 25, 2017

Please make plans to give what you can to the University. To support Athletics, commit your gift to the RAMS Fund, and help support Dan Hurley and the basketball program consistently contend for Atlantic 10 championships and NCAA berths. We MUST do more as fans to financially support the program and...
by ATPTourFan
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Where Are They Now? Former Player Results and News
Replies: 1292
Views: 91033

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

Took forever to get that started.
by ATPTourFan
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Coaching Carousel 2017
Replies: 1528
Views: 41223

Re: The Coaching Carousel 2017

Good news about Kellogg being hired. That should take some financial "damages" pressure off UMass via the offset clause. (I am assuming there is an offset clause)
by ATPTourFan
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Men's Basketball End of Year Celebration!
Replies: 109
Views: 4430

Re: Men's Basketball End of Year Celebration!

I will be there for this one. It was fun last year to meet some great Rhody fans. If I remember correctly, I had a seat at a table with "The Godfather", Rod, and Milan. Can't beat that for some great stories and Rhody Hoop Lore.
by ATPTourFan
2 months ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Rhody Baseball 2017 Season
Replies: 105
Views: 5113

Re: Rhody Baseball 2017 Season

I was there!
by ATPTourFan
2 months ago
Forum: Announcements, Forum Info, and Helpful Links
Topic: 2017 URI DAY OF GIVING!!
Replies: 23
Views: 1862

2017 URI DAY OF GIVING!!

https://s15.postimg.org/z9km6k6vv/Dayof_Giving.png Be a part of something BIG! This year, the URI Foundation is hosting its first annual URI Day of Giving TODAY, Tuesday, April 25, 2017. Please join in building support for all of our athletic programs and colleges by participating in this initiativ...
by ATPTourFan
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Dan's tribute article to father
Replies: 33
Views: 1111

Re: Dan's tribute article to father

This will NOT become a political thread.
by ATPTourFan
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Thorr on extending Hurley's contract in next week
Replies: 85
Views: 4296

Re: Thorr on extending Hurley's contract in next week

They will announce it when it's ready to be signed by both sides. I doubt they care about some alumni function.
by ATPTourFan
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Thorr on extending Hurley's contract in next week
Replies: 85
Views: 4296

Re: Thorr on extending Hurley's contract in next week

I bet the delay is needed to secure more creative funding methods. Takes time to do something never done before.
by ATPTourFan
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

I'm guessing these events are now being more widely promoted to the general Alumni Assoc members vs select members last week and earlier. I've asked Christina to confirm requirements to register since that has been a difficult bit of information to secure.
by ATPTourFan
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....

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