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by sf2010
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: PC vs URI Tickets
Replies: 91
Views: 3842

Re: PC vs URI Tickets

Haha thanks for the suggestions everybody, but Fatts isn’t the cutest name for a little baby girl...
by sf2010
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: PC vs URI Tickets
Replies: 91
Views: 3842

Re: PC vs URI Tickets

I’d like to take this opportunity to express my thanks to the KeaneyBlue community, and especially to sandman012. I didn’t think I was going to be able to go to the PC game, as my wife was due with our second child in the days shortly after the game. I didn’t buy tickets in advance and just figured ...
by sf2010
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: PC vs URI Tickets
Replies: 91
Views: 3842

Re: PC vs URI Tickets

sandman012 wrote:Hi,

I have an extra ticket for a URI fan. PM me here. You must have posts on here that reflect that you are a URI fan. Not looking to make money off ticket, will sell for what I paid for it a month ago.

Enjoy the game all, GO RAMS!!

I sent you a PM, sandman
by sf2010
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2017-18 Attendance Prediction Summary
Replies: 47
Views: 1316

Re: 2017-18 Attendance Prediction Summary

Have the casual fans and the students already forgotten what we did in March? In a word, yes. To quote myself from the Holy Cross game... People on here want to compare ourselves to Gonzaga, Dayton, VCU, etc, look at how many fans show up to their games even against low major teams. The key is that...
by sf2010
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 11/28 | Brown Bears | 7:00PM
Replies: 188
Views: 4289

Re: 11/28 | Brown Bears | 7:00PM

A few thoughts: -Echo the sentiments of others, TREMENDOUS streaming product. Feed from Facebook worked great on my phone. Loved the in-game interviews, really really solid all-around product. -WOW Fatts. As someone who became (and still is!) a Sixers fan by watching Allen Iverson during my impressi...
by sf2010
1 week ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: General Recruiting Discussion/Comments
Replies: 2882
Views: 184105

Re: General Recruiting Discussion/Comments

ace wrote:https://twitter.com/adamfinkelstein/status/934048211081334784


Just gave this a listen on my lunch break. Well worth the time, Coach Cox gives tremendous insight to the recruitment process, as well as breakdowns about all the members of the incoming class.
by sf2010
3 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Week #3 - Games of Interest.
Replies: 106
Views: 3011

Re: Week #3 - Games of Interest.

VCU can do no wrong today - hit 10 3's in the first half, beating Cal 55-29 at halftime.
by sf2010
3 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 11/19 | Holy Cross Crusaders | 1:00PM
Replies: 188
Views: 4686

Re: 11/19 | Holy Cross Crusaders | 1:00PM

People on here want to compare ourselves to Gonzaga, Dayton, VCU, etc, look at how many fans show up to their games even against low major teams. The key is that those teams are on the level we want to get to. No one is saying that we are there yet. It takes more than just one conference championsh...
by sf2010
3 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 11/19 | Holy Cross Crusaders | 1:00PM
Replies: 188
Views: 4686

Re: 11/19 | Holy Cross Crusaders | 1:00PM

I do have perspective, a national one. That attendance indicates a soft fan base. Other fan bases don't say the weather was too nice or it was too bad. They don't say I had better things to do. They go to the damn game and support their team. Does your national perspective recognize that attendance...
by sf2010
3 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 11/19 | Holy Cross Crusaders | 1:00PM
Replies: 188
Views: 4686

Re: 11/19 | Holy Cross Crusaders | 1:00PM

I do not want to read attendance complaints all season.
by sf2010
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 11/10 | UNC Asheville Bulldogs | 7:30PM (NIT Season Tip-Off)
Replies: 243
Views: 6441

Re: 11/10 | UNC Asheville Bulldogs | 7:30PM (NIT Season Tip-Off)

Great interview, lots of good insight from Hurley.

I also think we can let the marketing department off the hook here too for the lack of banner-raising, as noted by the quote above.

I, for one, am totally fine with it. Beyond thrilled we got some new banners. Now go get some more.
by sf2010
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Someone Is a GOD! (A10 Championship Game on YouTube)
Replies: 39
Views: 2479

Re: Someone Is a GOD! (A10 Championship Game on YouTube)

That ending was well worth the re-watch! Still got goosebumps.
by sf2010
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Dan Hurley Coach's Show - 6pm Wed Nov 29 @ Mews Tavern
Replies: 186
Views: 5136

Re: Dan Hurley Coach's Show - 6pm Tue Nov 7 @ Mews Tavern

bigappleram wrote:The Rhodymbb instagram page posted a photo from practice yesterday - two things stood out, in the photo it looked like our first team was playing a 1-3-1 zone...and it looked like Tertsea was in the middle of it.


A third thing stands out to me - they're about to give up a wide-open layup. :lol:
by sf2010
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The 10th Annual Prediction Contest!
Replies: 107
Views: 2140

Re: The 10th Annual Prediction Contest is Open!

1. 22-7
2. 14-4
3. 73.77
4. Elbert - 16.2
5. 6,051
by sf2010
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The 2017-2018 Season
Replies: 900
Views: 44877

Re: The 2017-2018 Season

I'm not that mad about the best games list, given that they were clearly trying to include as many teams as possible and some obscure games that might go under the radar. HOWEVUH [Stephen A. Smith voice], EC listed as #90 on this list ( https://www.sbnation.com/a/ncaa-top-100-2017 ) while BJ Johnson...
by sf2010
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The 2017-2018 Season
Replies: 900
Views: 44877

Re: The 2017-2018 Season

https://www.sbnation.com/college-basketball/2017/11/9/16581896/college-basketball-best-non-conference-games-2017-2018-duke-michigan-state-kentucky URI Seton Hall comes in as the 32nd "game to watch" this non-conference season. I'm a tad biased but I'd definitely list the URI/PC game ahead...
by sf2010
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The 2017-2018 Season
Replies: 900
Views: 44877

Re: The 2017-2018 Season

Agreed, very much not equal.
by sf2010
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2017-18 Bracketology
Replies: 57
Views: 4114

Re: 2017-18 Bracketology

Who else loves pre-season bracketology??!!

Lunardi's latest (I irrationally hate him, I don't like his face) has URI as a 9 seed playing Michigan, PC as an 8, and Bonnies as the only other A10 team in as an 11, one of the last four in.
by sf2010
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The 2017-2018 Season
Replies: 900
Views: 44877

Re: The 2017-2018 Season

I mean, we as a program are not exactly in a place to cast stones regarding players committing stupid acts with regards to legal matters, but I feel as though you have to be a special kind of stupid to do so in a place like the ones mentioned by ATP
by sf2010
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The 10th Annual Prediction Contest!
Replies: 107
Views: 2140

Re: The 10th Annual Prediction Contest is Open!

FroggyTheFan wrote:3. 69.69


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by sf2010
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: UNC Asheville Preview
Replies: 24
Views: 1026

Re: UNC Asheville Preview

That style can be effective against us, given our proficiency at defending the 3 and in-your-face on the ball style. Leaves a lot of space for effective dribble drivers...moreso without an All League defensive stopper to back up the perimeter guys. That said, we have some terrific on-ball defenders...
by sf2010
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The 2017-2018 Season
Replies: 900
Views: 44877

Re: The 2017-2018 Season

The only top 20 backcourt list I could find and we are not on it. http://collegebasketball.nbcsports.com/2017/10/24/c/ Yale has a better backcourt than us folks. Besides Yale, the list is all P5+Big East. Yale seems to be the obligatory "mid-major" throw in. The Bonnies bringing back Mobl...
by sf2010
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Dan Hurley Coach's Show - 6pm Wed Nov 29 @ Mews Tavern
Replies: 186
Views: 5136

Re: Dan Hurley Coach's Show - 6pm Wed Nov 1 @ 210 Oyster Bar

Taylor Swift wrote:
thatRamBand wrote:210 for the show and Mew's for pint night. My kind of Wednesday night.



Main Street in Wakefield is currently without power, but hopefully, it will be back tomorrow.


The Mews is open - had lunch there yesterday. They're on a different grid.
by sf2010
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Get Ready for the Contest!
Replies: 28
Views: 671

Re: Get Ready for the Contest!

Ramulous wrote:Are you kidding.....I got us into the tournament by not being in the contest......every year I have been in we didn't get in.....my logic is infallible


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by sf2010
2 months ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '18 MD PG - Amir Harris
Replies: 198
Views: 9283

Re: '18 MD PG - Amir Harris

Too bad. I would've loved to see how Amir could develop, especially liked his potential on defense. Will be interesting to track his career wherever he ends up. I'd definitely be open to taking a flyer on a late-bloomer, or waiting to pick up a solid transfer. Full faith in the staff to find a silve...
by sf2010
2 months ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: Room for one more partner
Replies: 13
Views: 674

Re: Room for one more partner

I know Iggy has said that Adams is announcing tomorrow, but has BA himself made it known that he’ll be deciding soon?

(Not questioning Iggy or his sources, just wondering if it is public knowledge)
by sf2010
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: WPRI-Ty Boswell arrested-Player also involved
Replies: 447
Views: 21107

Re: WPRI-Ty Boswell arrested-Player also involved

Brady is the douchiest human being alive and I can't stand looking at his face. He is also the greatest QB of all time. Please, now that Cutler is on the Dolphins Brady isn't even the douchiest qb in the division, let alone human being Lol Cutler gives him a run for his money, but the Uggs. And the...
by sf2010
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: WPRI-Ty Boswell arrested-Player also involved
Replies: 447
Views: 21107

Re: WPRI-Ty Boswell arrested-Player also involved

I hate the Patriots more than any other sports team except for PC.

Belichick is an asshole, but a brilliant coach.

Brady is the douchiest human being alive and I can't stand looking at his face. He is also the greatest QB of all time.
by sf2010
2 months ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '18 MD PF Jermaine Harris (URI Signed LOI)
Replies: 1013
Views: 50611

Re: '18 MD PF Jermaine Harris (Offer)

Big day for URI, big day for Jermaine!

Counting down the hours until 2:00pm, hoping it comes up Keaney!!
by sf2010
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Congrats Jared Terrell!
Replies: 7
Views: 759

Re: Congrats Jared Terrell!

Starting SG for the Rams in the class of 2036!

Congrats Jared. I hope his little boy and Jarvis' twins get together for a play date!
by sf2010
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Coaching Carousel 2017
Replies: 1588
Views: 52239

Re: The Coaching Carousel 2017

Looks like the carousel could be getting very active in the coming days and weeks. I think we're going to wind up seeing a lot of interim coaches this year. At this point, I doubt we see any head coaches switch jobs I agree we'll see interim coaches, but who do you go with if you're Louisville? Nor...
by sf2010
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Scheduling Q&A
Replies: 158
Views: 5606

Re: Scheduling Q&A

Thanks again to Mike as he moves on to a bigger pond at BC. Mike- I'm sure you're diving headlong into your work at BC as you did here at URI, but in case you read this, please encourage someone from the Athletic Department to continue the yearly tradition you started of coming here to answer our sc...
by sf2010
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Four college basketball assistant coaches hit with federal fraud, corruption charges
Replies: 166
Views: 5058

Re: Four college basketball assistant coaches hit with federal fraud, corruption charges

I worry that the Adidas link will work against us. I said this in the Harris recruiting thread but it is more relevant here. I'd be shocked if other apparel companies like Nike/UA/others are not eventually implicated, I do not think this issue is isolated to adidas. So, as long as we're not one of ...
by sf2010
2 months ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '18 MD PF Jermaine Harris (URI Signed LOI)
Replies: 1013
Views: 50611

Re: '18 MD PF Jermaine Harris (Offer)

My guess is that this is not just an adidas problem - though they were the first apparel name to come out. If they're involved I'd be shocked if Nike/UA/et al are not also implicated to some degree.
by sf2010
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Coaching Carousel 2017
Replies: 1588
Views: 52239

Re: The Coaching Carousel 2017

I disagree that people are leaving the northeast, BOSTON is exploding. That may be true with regards to Boston, but speaking in terms of raw numbers of students graduating from high school (which is the number that concerns those involved in higher education admission), New England has been produci...
by sf2010
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Coaching Carousel 2017
Replies: 1588
Views: 52239

Re: The Coaching Carousel 2017

Speaking of U.Maine, I saw a billboard here, that said, "Attend U Maine for URI in-state costs". Interesting. UMaine is quite desperate for applications, seeing declining enrollment mostly due to their lack of a desireable location and a lot of young people leaving the northeast in genera...
by sf2010
3 months ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '18 PA SG - Tyrese Martin (URI Signed LOI)
Replies: 138
Views: 8603

Re: '18 PA SG - Tyrese Martin (Offer)

Welcome aboard Tyrese!
by sf2010
3 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Transfer Eligibility Changing ?
Replies: 36
Views: 950

Re: Transfer Eligibility Changing ?

Also Bilas is an asshat.
by sf2010
3 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Transfer Eligibility Changing ?
Replies: 36
Views: 950

Re: Transfer Eligibility Changing ?

For me this is tough. Generally I fall on the side of being supportive of players' rights. But like RF1 says, I really don't like the idea of the next diamond-in-the-rough 10-15 ppg freshman scorer that we have deciding they'd rather continue at UConn (or insert any other bigger name school) since t...
by sf2010
3 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Scheduling Q&A
Replies: 158
Views: 5606

Re: Scheduling Q&A

That particular game fell through. And yes, it would have been an exciting opponent...sorry. Any chance of that being revisited/tried again for a future season? I'm guessing you can't say who the opponent is, but it would be great to know! Got a better one for 18-19... That's a brutal tease conside...
by sf2010
6 months ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '18 MA SG - A.J. Reeves (PC)
Replies: 114
Views: 6853

Re: '18 MA SG - A.J. Reeves (Offer)

I would think it would be easier to do it in your own region than it would getting them from DC, Philly, NY or the south. I don't know. I just don't get it. I think geography matters far less to most recruits than many of us imagine it does. Coaching staff connections are much more important in det...
by sf2010
6 months ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '18 VA PG - Mac McClung (Georgetown)
Replies: 5
Views: 783

Re: '18 VA PG - Mac McClung

Seriously, awesome names HAVE to be a focus of the staff. This is getting ridiculous. Kid sounds like a mystery novel private eye.
by sf2010
7 months ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '15 NY SF Ryan Preston (URI JUCO Transfer)
Replies: 124
Views: 7824

Re: '15 NY SF Ryan Preston (URI JUCO Transfer)

Seawrightspostgame wrote:Berry is the savvy veteran that everyone sees for his weaknesses and not his strengths.


Haha I could argue quite the opposite about Berry. Some people think that above-average ability to score in the post negates very poor defense. Hurley disagrees. So do I.
by sf2010
7 months ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '19 Jamaican C - Kofi Cockburn (Offer)
Replies: 50
Views: 2592

Re: '19 Jamaican C - Kofi Cockburn (Offer)

I'm in favor of legalization.

Not in favor of offensive stereotyping / racist assumptions in hunting for jokes about a person's background. "Lighten up, it's just a joke" doesn't do it for me. Find better jokes.

Back to the player himself, yes please. Glad to see we're on him early.
by sf2010
7 months ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '19 Jamaican C - Kofi Cockburn (Offer)
Replies: 50
Views: 2592

Re: '19 Jamaican C - Kofi Cockburn (Offer)

theblueram wrote:RI better legalize marijuana like quick.


At the risk of getting political, are you f****** kidding me with this comment?
by sf2010
7 months ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: General Recruiting Discussion/Comments
Replies: 2882
Views: 184105

Re: General Recruiting Discussion/Comments

There are few discussions I find more pointless/irrelevant than the chicken and egg argument about whether the BE is only good because they stole once-upon-a-time A10 teams. Can we please keep the discussion confined to those threads, instead of in the recruiting section?
by sf2010
7 months ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '18 MA SF Philmon Gebrewhit (Offer)
Replies: 62
Views: 6748

Re: '18 MA SF Philmon Bebrewhit (Offer)

Another strong candidate for the All-Name Team. Seems to be a focus of our staff, which I appreciate.
by sf2010
8 months ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '17 NY PF - Obadiah Toppin (Dayton)
Replies: 159
Views: 12797

Re: '17 NY PF - Obadiah Toppin (Offer)

theblueram wrote:So is he better than Layssard, Tertsea and Berry? I mean, how many bigs can we keep on the bench?



so are you saying we should be recruiting another guard instead of a big?
by sf2010
8 months ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '17 NY PF - Obadiah Toppin (Dayton)
Replies: 159
Views: 12797

Re: '17 NY PF - Obadiah Toppin (Offer)

http://www.hudl.com/profile/5477049/obadiah-toppin I can see why people love his upside. Very very long super athletic and looks like he has a pretty good shot. In a couple years he could be a matchup nightmare. Good videos on here - he exhibits some really good vision and ability to pass, as well ...

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