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by ATPTourFan
5 hours ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Ty Boswell
Replies: 7
Views: 250

Re: Ty Boswell

And won't be official until new fiscal year I would think.
by ATPTourFan
3 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: ESPN layoffs
Replies: 51
Views: 1146

Re: ESPN layoffs

TOTALLY AGREE!!
by ATPTourFan
3 days ago
Forum: Announcements, Forum Info, and Helpful Links
Topic: YESTERDAY was the URI DAY OF GIVING!! It's not too late!
Replies: 23
Views: 899

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
3 days ago
Forum: Announcements, Forum Info, and Helpful Links
Topic: YESTERDAY was the URI DAY OF GIVING!! It's not too late!
Replies: 23
Views: 899

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
4 days ago
Forum: Announcements, Forum Info, and Helpful Links
Topic: YESTERDAY was the URI DAY OF GIVING!! It's not too late!
Replies: 23
Views: 899

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
4 days ago
Forum: Announcements, Forum Info, and Helpful Links
Topic: YESTERDAY was the URI DAY OF GIVING!! It's not too late!
Replies: 23
Views: 899

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
5 days ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Mid Major Madness Tribute to URI Player from 1944
Replies: 3
Views: 302

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
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Coaching Carousel 2017
Replies: 1441
Views: 34696

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
1 week ago
Forum: Down the Line
Topic: RI 41st in funding/student in public higher ed
Replies: 7
Views: 146

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
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Dan Hurley article in Sports Illustrated
Replies: 2
Views: 519

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
1 week ago
Forum: Announcements, Forum Info, and Helpful Links
Topic: YESTERDAY was the URI DAY OF GIVING!! It's not too late!
Replies: 23
Views: 899

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
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Where Are They Now? Former Player Results and News
Replies: 1268
Views: 85588

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

Took forever to get that started.
by ATPTourFan
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Coaching Carousel 2017
Replies: 1441
Views: 34696

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
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Men's Basketball End of Year Celebration!
Replies: 21
Views: 1272

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 week ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Rhody Baseball 2017 Season
Replies: 44
Views: 2512

Re: Rhody Baseball 2017 Season

I was there!
by ATPTourFan
2 week ago
Forum: Announcements, Forum Info, and Helpful Links
Topic: YESTERDAY was the URI DAY OF GIVING!! It's not too late!
Replies: 23
Views: 899

YESTERDAY was the URI DAY OF GIVING!! It's not too late!

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
3 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Dan's tribute article to father
Replies: 33
Views: 959

Re: Dan's tribute article to father

This will NOT become a political thread.
by ATPTourFan
3 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Thorr on extending Hurley's contract in next week
Replies: 85
Views: 3947

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
3 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Thorr on extending Hurley's contract in next week
Replies: 85
Views: 3947

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
3 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Don't Miss Out: Meet & Greet with Dan Hurley in Providence, NYC, and Boston
Replies: 79
Views: 2824

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
3 week ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: Red Sox and other Major League Baseball - 2016
Replies: 496
Views: 12960

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 ATPTourFan
3 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Rhody and A10 in the Top 25 Polls: 2016-17
Replies: 260
Views: 7455

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

One last season ending poll usually comes out in the week after the NCAA Tournament is over (AP 03/14/16 ly). Will Rhody make the cut for the 2016-17 season? If so, they would have been on the initial preseason and postseason polls. Not sure about this. The last poll mid March is being called Final...
by ATPTourFan
3 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2016-17 Home Attendance Prediction Summary
Replies: 249
Views: 6706

Re: 2016-17 Home Attendance Prediction Summary

Capacities are available on KenPom team pages. Maybe I can get them later.
by ATPTourFan
4 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Coaching Carousel 2017
Replies: 1441
Views: 34696

Re: The Coaching Carousel 2017

Yes. Very likely Dan's agent and media allies float his name. Not that he wasn't a credible candidate, but floating his name has no negative effect.
by ATPTourFan
4 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Dan Hurley's Post 2017 NCAA Radio/TV Interviews
Replies: 111
Views: 3233

Re: Dan Hurley's Post 2017 NCAA Radio/TV Interviews

We get one shot at convincing Hurley we share his ambition.
by ATPTourFan
4 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Dan Hurley's Post 2017 NCAA Radio/TV Interviews
Replies: 111
Views: 3233

Re: Dan Hurley's Post 2017 NCAA Radio/TV Interviews

He did say Fatts and his team knows already where he will be.

He challenged our fans to fill the Ryan Center on opening night to raise the two banners. He said that we will all know where we stand based on opening night attendance.
by ATPTourFan
4 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Coaching Carousel 2017
Replies: 1441
Views: 34696

Re: The Coaching Carousel 2017

It is sounding like the agreement in principle was made earlier in the week, but there was significant work left to lock down those terms in writing.
by ATPTourFan
4 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Coaching Carousel 2017
Replies: 1441
Views: 34696

Re: The Coaching Carousel 2017

My confidence has been growing with each day that he's staying.

Today, I am no longer worried at all.
by ATPTourFan
4 week ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '18 RI SG Cole Swider (Offer)
Replies: 212
Views: 12692

Re: '18 RI SG Cole Swider (Offer)

I hope the prominent alum, no matter what he gives to the program, doesn't interfere with the recruiting process of Dan's staff.

We don't need any NCAA violations.
by ATPTourFan
4 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Coaching Carousel 2017
Replies: 1441
Views: 34696

Re: The Coaching Carousel 2017

Great The Rock reference! Captain John Patrick Mason is a prime bad ass!


I never saw Frank Martin at the Dairy Bee.
by ATPTourFan
4 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game #25: Fordham Wednesday Feb 15, 7:00PM Ryan Center
Replies: 288
Views: 4822

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

OK, let's give this thread a rest. I'm not a fan of all this digging up old threads. Many message boards don't allow reviving long dead threads for this reason.
by ATPTourFan
4 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: What is the deal?
Replies: 4
Views: 487

Re: What is the deal?

Let's not create another thread following this situation, please.
by ATPTourFan
4 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Team to be Honored 4pm Thursday @ State House
Replies: 49
Views: 1592

Re: Team to be Honored 4pm Thursday @ State House

Hopefully not for the last time!
by ATPTourFan
4 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Team to be Honored 4pm Thursday @ State House
Replies: 49
Views: 1592

Re: Team to be Honored 4pm Thursday @ State House

What is your source that says Dan is there now?
by ATPTourFan
4 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Dan Hurley's Post 2017 NCAA Radio/TV Interviews
Replies: 111
Views: 3233

Re: Dan Hurley's Interview on the Gio & Jones Show (CBS Sports Radio)

It should post to SoundCloud soon, but it's not there yet. His previous interviews with Schein are all available on Soundcloud and we've posted them here.

Thanks for the heads up!!
by ATPTourFan
4 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Coaching Carousel 2017
Replies: 1441
Views: 34696

Re: The Coaching Carousel 2017

We know how Dan and his agent handles these advances from other schools. He always listens to gauge his market value and to advance his situation at URI -- or one day he will choose to move to a great situation.
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Dan Hurley's Post 2017 NCAA Radio/TV Interviews
Replies: 111
Views: 3233

Re: Dan Hurley's Interview on the Gio & Jones Show (CBS Sports Radio)

I'm trying to figure out how the timing of this interview (Wednesday morning) plays into the contract/Georgetown situation. Dan ultimately decides what non-URI media spots he does. What is the benefit to him for doing this interview at that time? It's not going to make a Georgetown want him more. It...
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Coaching Carousel 2017
Replies: 1441
Views: 34696

Re: The Coaching Carousel 2017

Agreed. Who cares? We already know people outside our community read everything written here.


I have not heard back from URI on the event. My guess is that it was a closed invitation to the highest donor levels. The venue would dictate that.
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Coaching Carousel 2017
Replies: 1441
Views: 34696

Re: The Coaching Carousel 2017

In that interview it's clear that Dan was frustrated by the end of that Oregon game.....never mentioned the refs or Hassan's injury though, even though he could have He sure mentioned Hass' injury when I spoke with him, both in the full season context and vs Oregon. TruePoint: I linked to some of o...
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Coaching Carousel 2017
Replies: 1441
Views: 34696

Re: The Coaching Carousel 2017

Good for them.
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Coaching Carousel 2017
Replies: 1441
Views: 34696

Re: The Coaching Carousel 2017

Dear Georgetown University:

Dan Hurley is terrible. You don't want him.

Exhibit A: viewtopic.php?f=6&t=6605
Exhibit B: viewtopic.php?f=6&t=6468&start=1


Regards,
Rhody Fans
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Coaching Carousel 2017
Replies: 1441
Views: 34696

Re: The Coaching Carousel 2017

Last night when someone said that the Dan Hurley events were going to be sponsored by the Alumni Association I went to their website and saw an event listed for 4/12 with him in Providence. I didn't post it then because I have a hard time sometimes posting things like that from my phone. Today it d...
by ATPTourFan
1 month ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '16 LA PF Mike Layssard Jr. (URI Signed NLI)
Replies: 198
Views: 21654

Re: '16 LA PF Mike Layssard Jr. (URI Signed NLI)

I will assume that if Layssard was capable of playing this year the staff would have had him on the floor because they want to win games. What other explanation could there be?

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