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by Hal Kopp
1 day ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Good news for some re. football
Replies: 3
Views: 149

Good news for some re. football

http://theryancenter.fan-one.com/nl/jsp ... 5d21918d9a

Rhowdy and ATP-buying tix on a one off basis may finally fit your budget !!
Get there early and see what first class is like re. tailgating!
Don't worry,I am buying the beer!
by Hal Kopp
1 day ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Monmouth to CAA?
Replies: 12
Views: 318

Re: Monmouth to CAA?

Rhodymob-its a financial issue,some of the nega bobs on this board,couldn't afford a ticket if it was .50
by Hal Kopp
1 day ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Monmouth to CAA?
Replies: 12
Views: 318

Re: Monmouth to CAA?

ATP-there is another major capital campaign coming. Last one went great.
What do you think-first $15M raised goes to athletics infrastructure (football stadium and track facility included),ask state to match??
by Hal Kopp
3 days ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: O line PR and QB
Replies: 0
Views: 72

O line PR and QB

http://www.gorhody.com/sports/m-footbl/2017-18/releases/20170816lw7 If you want to see the problem with Rhody FB,look at the # of All conference QBS and O lineman from 78-85 (when good and great)!! Compare that to the # of all conference QBs and O lineman from 86 on vs. Maine and UNH. Not even close...
by Hal Kopp
4 days ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: 2017 football preview
Replies: 66
Views: 1652

Re: 2017 football preview

Shane/Ramster-they need more firepower on "O"
3 good RBs is right mix
by Hal Kopp
5 days ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: 2017 football preview
Replies: 66
Views: 1652

Re: 2017 football preview

Ramster-in 2011,there was a lot of pressure on Probst and he felt it. (1st team pre season All CAA). Constantly trying to force ball,throwing across his body and across the field -all real bad. The O line played great,no run game. He won 1 game. Allegedly had concussion or something at season mid po...
by Hal Kopp
5 days ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: 2017 football preview
Replies: 66
Views: 1652

Re: 2017 football preview

Ramster -Yes, and 2011 he was terrible.
by Hal Kopp
5 days ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: 2017 football preview
Replies: 66
Views: 1652

Re: 2017 football preview

Probst's Sr. season was a complete bust.
Bentsen played better (hard to believe).
by Hal Kopp
6 days ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: attitude
Replies: 1
Views: 132

attitude

http://www.gorhody.com/sports/m-footbl/ ... 0812szveyi

Thats what they need-"its all in the mind"
by Hal Kopp
1 week ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: 2017 football preview
Replies: 66
Views: 1652

Re: 2017 football preview

Eds right. A lot of it is coaching 'em up!

Transfers been mixed bag-Steve Tosches,Dave Grimsich,Dave Wienke-all very good.
Ken Mastrole,Billy Jack Haskins,Etienne-good QBs-bad records.
Lowrie-stunk.
Probst-blah.
Tom Ehrhardt=great.

Hope the odds are decent given there are two of them this year.
by Hal Kopp
1 week ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: New QBs
Replies: 8
Views: 306

Re: New QBs

http://www.gorhody.com/sports/m-footbl/ ... 0810nfbpzy

Bos8,this is great work on your part.

Adam12,good job on the reasons for attendance.
You should have been a detective!
by Hal Kopp
1 week ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: New QBs
Replies: 8
Views: 306

New QBs

http://www.independentri.com/independen ... ba1d5.html

Can't wait to go to the Stony Brook game.
They are expecting a big crowd.
Wonder if its the same people selling out Homecoming?
by Hal Kopp
1 week ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: New HS fields!!
Replies: 32
Views: 667

Re: New HS fields!!

I just tried to book a hotel in Gansett/S. Kingstown for Homecoming-all sold out !!
2 1/2 mos. in advance !!
Amazing-huh?
Maybe they could try Homecoming once around a soccer game and see what happens!

HK
"When You Need To Know!!"
by Hal Kopp
1 week ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Talent apparent on O
Replies: 5
Views: 219

Re: Talent apparent on O

Right-you are not going to win many scoring 17 points (like they do most of time).
Offense has been way too conservative.
by Hal Kopp
1 week ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Talent apparent on O
Replies: 5
Views: 219

Talent apparent on O

http://www.gorhody.com/sports/m-footbl/index

WR position is loaded.
Coop is as good as it gets.
QB has 2 FBS transfers.
O Line has alot returning.
Forget about TE,they don't use them.
If they get up to 28-30 points a game=good season.
by Hal Kopp
1 week ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: New HS fields!!
Replies: 32
Views: 667

Re: New HS fields!!

How about I start newsletter re. Rhody sports,charge you guys for it.
And donate profits to Rhody FB?
by Hal Kopp
1 week ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Monmouth to CAA?
Replies: 12
Views: 318

Re: Monmouth to CAA?

Sure Adam,I renewed my season tix. What games will you be at this FB season?
Or watching thru the fence again?
by Hal Kopp
1 week ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Monmouth to CAA?
Replies: 12
Views: 318

Monmouth to CAA?

http://www.app.com/story/sports/college/monmouth-university/2017/08/08/monmouth-must-bolt-big-south/547409001/ Every school in the East has been wanting to be in same YC/A-10/CAA since 1978 !! The Conference is part of what makes Rhody football so important. I just got back from vacation from S. Cou...
by Hal Kopp
1 week ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: New HS fields!!
Replies: 32
Views: 667

Re: New HS fields!!

rambone-exactly-a 6 win seasson could do those #s!!
by Hal Kopp
2 weeks ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: New HS fields!!
Replies: 32
Views: 667

Re: New HS fields!!

Bone-Dooley was at Montana State-big difference.
Montana st.=small time
by Hal Kopp
2 weeks ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: UCONN FB busted for nepotism-Rhody needs this!!
Replies: 16
Views: 596

Re: UCONN FB busted for nepotism-Rhody needs this!!

Rhodywins-good idea in theory. But trying to play the odds. I 've tried it in competition,doesn't always work. I am with Ed on this one. Stay where you should be and play to win. Current schedule is tough,but not impossible. Rhody beat Brown,Brown beat Dartmouth,Dartmouth beat both UNH and Harvard. ...
by Hal Kopp
2 weeks ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: UCONN FB busted for nepotism-Rhody needs this!!
Replies: 16
Views: 596

Re: UCONN FB busted for nepotism-Rhody needs this!!

Rhodywins-when say drop down a division.
You mean D2?
by Hal Kopp
2 weeks ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: UCONN FB busted for nepotism-Rhody needs this!!
Replies: 16
Views: 596

Re: UCONN FB busted for nepotism-Rhody needs this!!

I can't believe Thorr went for it.
Maybe the job does not pay enough for outsiders?
by Hal Kopp
2 weeks ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: UCONN FB busted for nepotism-Rhody needs this!!
Replies: 16
Views: 596

Re: UCONN FB busted for nepotism-Rhody needs this!!

Northern-am not the only booster who feels this way.
Tell you what,Flemings kid does great job this year,will retract and send donation.
He bombs again,you do the explaining?
by Hal Kopp
3 weeks ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: changes at QB!
Replies: 14
Views: 449

Re: changes at QB!

Hey Rhody15-go over on the PC board-they don't have FB,you will be a perfect fit.
by Hal Kopp
3 weeks ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: changes at QB!
Replies: 14
Views: 449

Re: changes at QB!

Not surprised at the FBS transfers. Its a very attractive place to play.
by Hal Kopp
3 weeks ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: 2017 football preview
Replies: 66
Views: 1652

Re: 2017 football preview

Maybe Rhowdy should be AD? Mandate being:
"The University of Phoenix East"!
by Hal Kopp
3 weeks ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: UCONN FB busted for nepotism-Rhody needs this!!
Replies: 16
Views: 596

Re: UCONN FB busted for nepotism-Rhody needs this!!

Northern-URI football is not the place for on the job training or nepotism.
Flemings son play calling was terrible last year. Other than being the coaches son he has no business being in the huddle.
by Hal Kopp
3 weeks ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: 2017 football preview
Replies: 66
Views: 1652

Re: 2017 football preview

RhodyMob-right on.
Rhodywins-how much do you donate or go to games for the secondary sports?
No,the $$ on football would not be well spent.
by Hal Kopp
3 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Great article on D1 Funding-Rhody only school with no student fees?
Replies: 11
Views: 376

Re: Great article on D1 Funding-Rhody only school with no student fees?

ATP agreed-how much of Rhodys student fees go towards athletics then? Obvious error,I hope,but no one can answer?
Shaolin-Florida may turn a profit,but they still collect student fees.
by Hal Kopp
3 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Great article on D1 Funding-Rhody only school with no student fees?
Replies: 11
Views: 376

Re: Great article on D1 Funding-Rhody only school with no student fees?

I wonder how much of $3700 goes to athletics? Any? Newbies like FAU and FIU charge $350 a year-highest in country? Florida only $60? Read these figures once. Florida law I believe does not allow taxes to go to athletics. So the kids pick up the slack (they vote on it typically). Rhody should be in t...
by Hal Kopp
3 weeks ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Great article on D1 Funding-Rhody only school with no student fees?
Replies: 11
Views: 376

Great article on D1 Funding-Rhody only school with no student fees?

http://www.masslive.com/umass/2017/07/c ... g_see.html

Whats up with URI not charging student fees?
10K students + X $100 each is $1M +?
Never find them to be most creative bunch,this is crazy.
Was it eliminated during recession?
Can't believe the students want this?
by Hal Kopp
3 weeks ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: UCONN FB busted for nepotism-Rhody needs this!!
Replies: 16
Views: 596

Re: UCONN FB busted for nepotism-Rhody needs this!!

Ramu-how did Flemings kid get hired?
Anyone know?
by Hal Kopp
3 weeks ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: New HS fields!!
Replies: 32
Views: 667

Re: New HS fields!!

Not surprised,the # gets higher every time I ask.
by Hal Kopp
3 weeks ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: 2017 football preview
Replies: 66
Views: 1652

Re: 2017 football preview

https://www.abqjournal.com/1036790/ex-l ... sland.html

Looks pretty good.
UNM good program. Rhody has had other FBS transfers in there and do zip.
They need someone to push Vazzano and Priore.
by Hal Kopp
3 weeks ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: New HS fields!!
Replies: 32
Views: 667

Re: New HS fields!!

Salve is paying $3M+.
Rhody needs 4-5M for track facility?
$8-10M for FB facility?
Depending who you talk to.
by Hal Kopp
3 weeks ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: New HS fields!!
Replies: 32
Views: 667

New HS fields!!

http://www.providencejournal.com/sports ... ng-surface

How much is Salve paying for this?
Narragansett has one too!
Narragansett and Newport are small towns? under 20000?
State U cannot find a way??

Come on !!
by Hal Kopp
4 weeks ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: 2017 football preview
Replies: 66
Views: 1652

Re: 2017 football preview

This years team has talent,but not confidence (?).
Need to start 2-2 or 3-1 or long season again.
Its not the kids.
by Hal Kopp
2 months ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Good news for URI athletics facilities?
Replies: 44
Views: 3205

Re: Good news for URI athletics facilities?

Hrstat-take your first communion money and go donate to arts and sciences then. Be a nickel more than you spend on athletics.
Can use the $$ to start their own forum.
by Hal Kopp
2 months ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Good news for URI athletics facilities?
Replies: 44
Views: 3205

Re: Good news for URI athletics facilities?

The whole thing is getting out of hand.
Would a bond pass? Most think no?
What about a capital campaign? Ask state to match?
by Hal Kopp
2 months ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Good news for URI athletics facilities?
Replies: 44
Views: 3205

Re: Good news for URI athletics facilities?

Important to note the $250K recommended by Raimondo comes from University funds. Not a red cent from state. Just grand standing (no pun intended). I confirmed. The only way this happens is thru major capital campaign-school gives $10M,state matches (an example). Last one under Carruthers brought in ...
by Hal Kopp
3 months ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: FBS transfer
Replies: 22
Views: 786

Re: FBS transfer

Agreed-too much attrition.
Always a problem w/URI FB.
Happens everywhere,but seems to be excessive here.
by Hal Kopp
3 months ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: FBS transfer
Replies: 22
Views: 786

Re: FBS transfer

Ed-Yes. Since 1985 when Rhody beat UNH for championship,check how many All conference QBs and O linemen UNH has had vs. Rhody. Not even close. All coaches-since then Keith,Stowers,Trainer,Fleming have all had talent to break through the ceiling and didn't. Man,I hate to say it,but the coaching has b...
by Hal Kopp
3 months ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: FBS transfer
Replies: 22
Views: 786

Re: FBS transfer

Rambone and replace it with what?? The baseball team is doing great and drawing 250 per game ??? Expectations are 5K attendance for a 2 win FB team and Zip for a great baseball team? Same fans have nothing else to do in springtime-so tell them to quit complaining and get out there. If they want to s...
by Hal Kopp
3 months ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: FBS transfer
Replies: 22
Views: 786

Re: FBS transfer

Rambone-do not think they hired a OC,Flemings son still calling majority of plays??
He killed them last year. Big mistake.
URI FB is not the place for on the job training.
by Hal Kopp
3 months ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: FBS transfer
Replies: 22
Views: 786

Re: FBS transfer

No Fleming does not survive a season with less than 4-5 wins.
No,Football will not be dropped.

IMHO.

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