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by kal-65
1 month ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: What should URI MBB do with last Scholarship for 2018 Class?
Replies: 22
Views: 1338

Re: What should URI MBB do with last Scholarship for 2018 Class?

we don't need another recruit ---moving the schoolie to the 2019 recruiting season helps balance the classes

its difficult to find playing time for 13 players;there's only 1 ball on the court
by kal-65
4 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: URI #42 in ESPN BPI
Replies: 15
Views: 979

Re: URI #42 in ESPN BPI

jerry palm of cbs has uri as a # 8 seed in his preseason bracketology; we would be matched against missori--if we won it would be #1 Michigan state
providence was listed as a # 9 seed
by kal-65
6 months ago
Forum: URI Athletics
Topic: Rhody Baseball 2017 Season
Replies: 105
Views: 6365

Re: Rhody Baseball 2017 Season

PERHAPS THE ATHLETIC DEPT SHOULD CONSIDERAWARDING SCHOOLIES BASED ON TEAM PERFORMANCE

TAKE AWAY A FEW FROM FOOTBALL AND AWARD THEM TO BASEBALL;WOMENS SOFTBALL COULD ALSO TAKE A HIT IF TITLE 9 WEREN'T AFFECTED
by kal-65
6 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The 2017-2018 Season
Replies: 900
Views: 44866

Re: The 2017-2018 Season

THE CBS PRESEASON BASKETBALL POLL LISTS ARIZONA & KANSAS AS 1-2;RHODY IS LISTED AS # 26
by kal-65
7 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Thompson potential redshirt year?
Replies: 75
Views: 4930

Re: Thompson potential redshirt year?

THERE ARE 2 CHOICES FOR CT,BOTH OF WHICH HE SITS A YEAR.HE CAN REDSHIRT OR TRANSFER

HARD TO DETERMINE WHICH WILL RESULT IN THE MOST PLAYING TIME
by kal-65
7 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: ESPN layoffs
Replies: 87
Views: 3334

Re: ESPN layoffs

I BELIEVE ESPN NEEDS TO UPGRADE SUNDAY NITE BB.THE PLAY BY PLAY SUCKS SINCE KRUK AND SHILLING LEFT
by kal-65
8 months ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: General Recruiting Discussion/Comments
Replies: 2882
Views: 184067

Re: General Recruiting Discussion/Comments

DEAR MRS SARCASTIC ROAD KILL; BIRUTA COULD RUN THE FLOOR,HAD A SHOT IN THE LOW POST,AND WAS AN ALL STAR IN THE BIG EAST BEFORE HE TRANSFERRED.---I THINK HASS IS A GREAT PLAYER BUT HE IS PRIMARLY REMEMBERED AS A GREAT DEFENSIVE PLAYER
by kal-65
8 months ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: General Recruiting Discussion/Comments
Replies: 2882
Views: 184067

Re: General Recruiting Discussion/Comments

stevey s ---I would disagree;imo gil biruta was hurleys' best big man recruit

Cyril could be better if his game improves
by kal-65
8 months ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: General Recruiting Discussion/Comments
Replies: 2882
Views: 184067

Re: General Recruiting Discussion/Comments

IF THE COACHING STAFF BELIEVES THAT EITHER OR BOTH LAYSSARD AND TERTSEA CAN PLAY MINUTES ,DEFENSE AND

REBOUNDING,IMO WE SHOULD RECRUIT THE BEST FRESHMAN POSSIBLE.GET SOMEONE FOR 4 YEARS;THERE IS ENOUGH S

SCORING PUNCH AMOUNG THE GUARDS.
by kal-65
8 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game #35: Oregon (NCAA Tournnment Rd of 32) - Sun March 19
Replies: 455
Views: 10576

Re: Game #35: Oregon (NCAA Tournnment Rd of 32) - Sun March 19

time io put hass in;i'd play him till he fouls out
by kal-65
9 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: The Coaching Carousel 2017
Replies: 1588
Views: 52203

Re: The Coaching Carousel 2017

WOULD THINK COOLEY MIGHT BE IN LINE FOR INDIANA OR WHY NOT NC STATE
by kal-65
9 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: A10 Teams and Game Times in NCAA NIT and CBI
Replies: 29
Views: 1123

Re: A10 Teams and Game Times in NCAA NIT and CBI

UNLESS THEY DECLINED,I DON'T UNDERSTAND THE OMISSION OF DAVIDSON AND THE BONNIES FROM A TOURNAMENT
by kal-65
9 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game #33 - VCU - A10 Championship - March 12, 12:30 - CBS
Replies: 363
Views: 6275

Re: Game #33 - VCU - A10 Championship - March 12, 12:30 - CBS

no need to rest any starters at this point
by kal-65
9 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game #33 - VCU - A10 Championship - March 12, 12:30 - CBS
Replies: 363
Views: 6275

Re: Game #33 - VCU - A10 Championship - March 12, 12:30 - CBS

agree reef -play him till he fouls out
by kal-65
9 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2016-17 Bracketology
Replies: 1474
Views: 43210

Re: 2016-17 Bracketology

does a win vs vcu ,let us skip the play in game; can we get a 10 seed
by kal-65
9 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2016-17 Bracketology
Replies: 1474
Views: 43210

Re: 2016-17 Bracketology

lunardi maybe on the espn layoff list;we wouldn't see his slanted tournament rankings anymore
by kal-65
9 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2016-17 Bracketology
Replies: 1474
Views: 43210

Re: 2016-17 Bracketology

there are quite a few teams on the bubble with 13 losses,like Syracuse---if these teams do not win their conference tournament,that puts them at 14 losses
I can't remember any non conference selections with 14 losses
by kal-65
9 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2016-17 Bracketology
Replies: 1474
Views: 43210

Re: 2016-17 Bracketology

WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF THIS WEIRD SITUATION HAPPENED

WE WIN OUT TO THE A-10 FINAL AND LOSE TO SOMEONE OTHER THAN DAYTON OR VCU

DOES THE COMMITEE PUT US IN AS THE 4TH A-10 TEAM
by kal-65
9 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: FIRE ECR
Replies: 144
Views: 3660

Re: FIRE DAN

MARK GOTTFRIED IS BEING FIRED AT N.C STATE.HE IS IN HIS 6TH SEASON AS HEAD COACH

MADE THE DANCE HIS FIRST FOUR SEASONS-----2 SWEET 16

COULD BE DANS' REPLACEMENT IF HE LEAVES
by kal-65
10 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Do You Think URI Is one of 68 NCAA Teams on March 12?
Replies: 70
Views: 1466

Re: Do You Think URI gets selected or Auto-Qualifies for the NCAA Tournament on Sunday March 12?

WE HAVE THE ABILITY TO GET ONE OF THE LAST 4 IN---5-1 IS VERY DOABLE
by kal-65
10 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Jim Baron 2.0
Replies: 1113
Views: 25665

Re: Jim Baron 2.0

THERE IS GOOD INDIVIDUAL TALENT ON THIS TEAM
THE EXECUTION AND CHEMISTRY NEEDS TO IMPROVE

IMO 'THE TEAM IS NOT GREATER THAN THE SUM OF ITS PARTS'
by kal-65
10 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2016-17 Bracketology
Replies: 1474
Views: 43210

Re: 2016-17 Bracketology

whats needed is the a-10 to get representation on the selection committee.

anyone know how that group is selected
by kal-65
10 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Week #13 - Games of Interest
Replies: 148
Views: 3147

Re: Week #13 - Games of Interest

refs usually swallow the whistle in the final seconds of a game;they might be trying to assure vcu of a tournament bid
by kal-65
10 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Welcome to hard times
Replies: 44
Views: 1282

Re: Welcome to hard times

105 if hass were 100% and I do remember the announcer on the Richmond game --he interviewed ec who mentioned that he [ ec] was no where near 100% dh has not recruited an inside game since gil b
by kal-65
10 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Welcome to hard times
Replies: 44
Views: 1282

Re: Welcome to hard times

does anybody believe we are not a top 50 rpi team;that represents being one of the best 15% of all d-I programs to get better is a process;if it were that easy everyone would do it.we are way ahead of where cfl left us--you need to walk before you run. we need a few pieces--like aconsistent inside g...
by kal-65
10 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2016-17 Bracketology
Replies: 1474
Views: 43210

Re: 2016-17 Bracketology

with 68 spots in the touney,counting the 4 play in games,32 conferences have an automatic bid right now only 14 conference leaders have a rpi of 50 or less---hence 18 [32-14] are above 50 my math [68-18= 50] indicates that around 48 to 50 will be the last ones in what changes are lesser conference u...
by kal-65
11 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Does URI get selected to NCAA on Sunday March 12?
Replies: 139
Views: 2875

Re: Does URI get selected to NCAA on Sunday March 12?

who is [laying at a 4 star level right now;high school ratings mean nothing if you don'tcontribute at that level at

the d-1 level
by kal-65
11 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Does URI get selected to NCAA on Sunday March 12?
Replies: 139
Views: 2875

Re: Does URI get selected to NCAA on Sunday March 12?

bonelast year cooley had 2 nba caliber players to make the dance we do not have any player at that level on this team we don't have any one playing at a 4 or 5 star level dh has done a good job with the talent available it takes time to go from our level of play to recruit against the top 25 program...
by kal-65
11 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Does URI get selected to NCAA on Sunday March 12?
Replies: 139
Views: 2875

Re: Does URI get selected to NCAA on Sunday March 12?

peter,whose idea is it we are the most talented;the record speaks for itself.mant got caught in the hype preseason --beating Harvard-rpi 137--or the johnnies rpi 150---then playing over our head versus cincy it takes time,more than 5 years,to get to a top 25 team.if it were that easy everyone in the...
by kal-65
11 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Does URI get selected to NCAA on Sunday March 12?
Replies: 139
Views: 2875

Re: Does URI get selected to NCAA on Sunday March 12?

bone,did you expect a n unknown proven coach to start recruiting against proven top 6 conferences;dh has done well to get us to rpi range of 38-45--maybe that's not good enough but its the start of a building process imo this team is not at the level of the a-10 playoff winners lead by lamar odom.we...
by kal-65
11 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Non-Conference Grades
Replies: 101
Views: 2443

Re: Non-Conference Grades

I originally thought two ooc losses;i am not downgrading the performance for a couple of close losses

I would consider a b performance about right now.for those at c minus or d ,I guess you couldn't find a

grade for the 4-8 womens' team
by kal-65
1 year ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game 8: @ Providence - 4:30p Sat Dec 3 Check Local Listings
Replies: 423
Views: 10320

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

do you believe thorr has discussed these issues with dan; maybe he should
by kal-65
1 year ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Wagner & Mike Aaman Upset #18 UConn in Storrs!
Replies: 22
Views: 1159

Re: Wagner & Mike Aaman Upset #18 UConn in Storrs!

things are getting bad for uconnn;they lost at home to northeastern 64-61

. 0-2 at home
by kal-65
1 year ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2016-17 Bracketology
Replies: 1474
Views: 43210

Re: 2016-17 Bracketology

JOE LUNARDI IS OVER-RATED---------GO RAMS
by kal-65
1 year ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Opening the 2016-17 Prediction Contest
Replies: 91
Views: 2669

Re: Opening the 2016-17 Prediction Contest

24-6
14-4
67.67
ec--17.7
5665
by kal-65
1 year ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '17 DC F JaMarko Pickett (Ole Miss Commit)
Replies: 21
Views: 2250

Re: JaMarko Pickett- 2017 Wing

WITH ONE SCHOOLIE OPEN FOR NEXT YEAR ,IMO JOE HAMPTON,THE EX PENN STATER SEEMS A BETTER CHOICE
by kal-65
1 year ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Early Top 25 Lists for 2016-17
Replies: 493
Views: 25997

Re: Rothsteins Too Early Top 25

I DON'T SEE GOING FROM AN RPI OF 120 TO BEING RANKED SOLEY ON EC RETURN WHO SITS IF WE PLAY ONE OF THE FROSH AT THE 5;PROBABLY NOT IN THE FRONT COURT;THAT MEANS EC,TERRELL OR GARRET SITS MY EXPECTATIONS ARE EITHER A PLAY IN GAME OR AN 11 OR 12 SEED A HIGH EARLY RANKING IS IS CRAZY--IT TAKES TIME TO ...
by kal-65
1 year ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2016 NCAA Tournament Game Discussion
Replies: 396
Views: 13341

Re: 2016 NCAA Tournament Game Discussion

I BELIEVE NOVA SHOULD HAVE FOULDED NC AT THE 4 SECOND MARK;GIVE EM AT BEST 2 FREE THROWS---TURN THE GAME INTO A FT CONTEST ;YOU'RE LEADING BY AT LEAST 1 POINT AND PROBABLY GOING TO THE FT LINE WITH LESS THAN 4 SECONDS
by kal-65
1 year ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2016 NCAA Tournament Game Discussion
Replies: 396
Views: 13341

Re: 2016 NCAA Tournament Game Discussion

Syracuse score should be 57-54---my typo
by kal-65
1 year ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2016 NCAA Tournament Game Discussion
Replies: 396
Views: 13341

Re: 2016 NCAA Tournament Game Discussion

the ncaa womens final has Syracuse playing UConn.the uri women lost 67-54 at Syracuse this past season.imo the team seemed to underperform the rest of the year with a sub 500 record
by kal-65
1 year ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Rhody Fans needed!
Replies: 11
Views: 971

Re: Rhody Fans needed!

would help but your e-mail doesn't take when I send .I ahave followed rhody bb since I was in higg school -1960.if you need to contac me bobkal42@yahoo.com
by kal-65
1 year ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 2016 National Invitational Tournament Bracket and Tracking
Replies: 109
Views: 4573

Re: 2016 National Invitational Tournament Bracket and Tracki

Davidson is a 5 seed-----Duquesne is playing in the cbi
by kal-65
1 year ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Head Coach Report Card 2015-2016 Season
Replies: 38
Views: 1840

Re: Head Coach Report Card 2015-2016 Season

whoever posted the f's ,has their head where the sun don't shine.i gave him a B

imo THE TEAM IS NOT GREATER THAN THE SUM OF ITS PARTS
by kal-65
1 year ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game 7: College of the Holy Cross - Dec 2 7pm (Cox TV @ 9pm)
Replies: 99
Views: 4544

Re: Game 7: College of the Holy Cross - Dec 2 7pm (Cox TV @

IF WE HAPPEN TO WIN A FEW GAMES IN THE A-10 TOURNEY,WINS LIKE HC AND OTHER UPSETS IN THE LESSER CONFERENCES DIMINISH THE CHANCE OF RHODY GETTING A BID TO THE NIT;CONFERENCE WINNERS GET AN AUTOMATIC TO THE NIT IF THEY LOSE THEIRTOURNAMENT;I'VE NOTICED QUITE A FEW ALREADY
by kal-65
1 year ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game 31: @ Fordham Saturday March 5 2:00pm Cox Sports/OSN
Replies: 140
Views: 4251

Re: Game 31: @ Fordham Saturday March 5 2:00pm Cox Sports/OS

twisted,rambone posted that according to the a-10 board last thrs,that at that time we would be playing Duquesne.we didn't change our standings;with the dukes win over st joes they wouldn't move down in position,i'm assuming they own the tie breakers
by kal-65
1 year ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game 31: @ Fordham Saturday March 5 2:00pm Cox Sports/OSN
Replies: 140
Views: 4251

Re: Game 31: @ Fordham Saturday March 5 2:00pm Cox Sports/OS

with the Duquesne win at st.joes we will be playing them in brooklyn
by kal-65
1 year ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game 29: @ Dayton, Feb 27, noon ESPN2
Replies: 236
Views: 6610

Re: Game 29: @ Dayton, Feb 27, noon ESPN2

THE PATS SUPER BOWL AGAINST CHICAGO WAS BERRY THE BEARS--TODAY ITS BERRY THE FLYERS

OFFICIATING IN THE LAST 3 MINUTES SUCKED
by kal-65
1 year ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Game 27: Duquesne Saturday Feb 20, 7:00PM Cox Sports/OSN
Replies: 112
Views: 3490

Re: Game 27: Duquesne Saturday Feb 20, 7:00PM Cox Sports/OSN

WE ARE 8TH IN THE A-10 RPI STANDINGS,WITH 6 TEAMS UNDER RPI OF 70.

THE CHANCES OF A NIT BID ARE ZERO & NONE WOULD PROBABLY SEE A CBI INVITE

RR WE DID BEAT HOUSTON WHOSE RPI IS BETTER THAN US

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