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PurpleHoops last won the day on February 7

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  1. Looking forward to the match. #GoLadyDanes
  2. Siena under investigation..

    Per Mark Singelais on Twitter — Pitino denies the report of his interest in Siena... https://amp.courier-journal.com/amp/518707002?__twitter_impression=true As someone replied to Singelais’ tweet — could Pitino have inquired but was quickly informed that Siena had no interest, and now he’s trying to save face?
  3. Cremo nichols leave...

    From the Florida State Diehards Website... https://www.diehards.com/florida-state/florida-state-transfer-david-nichols
  4. Cremo nichols leave...

    Jeff Goodman (ESPN Basketball Insider), via Twitter — says that Duke has reached out to Joe Cremo.
  5. Transfers

    Yes, Xavier and Matt are both great kids, they will do well wherever they choose to go.
  6. Transfers

    Just saw on “Verbal Commis” that Cochran and Conway will be transferring out of UA. https://www.verbalcommits.com/conferences/america-east
  7. Men’s NIT

    LOL, yes I think MTS definitely played with a “chip on their shoulder” — especially in the 2nd & 3rd quarters where they outscored the Catamounts 57-21! Giddy Potts is one heck of a three point shooter.
  8. Men’s NIT

    Sorry, Click and Alum73 — I’m still fairly new to the Board and somehow I inadvertently quoted your posts from the Board Down topic area #rookiemistake -
  9. Board Down

    I’d also be happy to contribute some $$ towards the cost of the board, if needed.
  10. Men’s NIT

    It's a shared medium...I'd be willing to throw in a few shekels to run this place. Vermont #6 plays Middle Tennessee #3 in the opening round of the NIT at 8:00 p.m. this evening. Game is on ESPNU. Heres a link to the NIT bracket https://i.turner.ncaa.com/sites/default/files/external/gametool/brackets/basketball_men_nit_2018.pdf
  11. Poll Question

  12. 2017-18 Season

    Do you really think cutting prices in half would double attendance?Cutting them by 75% would quadruple attendance? The program is not a money maker as it is. We all want this amenity and that amenity, but also think it's too expensive? They need to do everything in their power to build a fanbase... Sell out building regularly then start raising prices to maximize profits. They are doing the opposite... Jacking prices and mandatory donations to buy season tickets... Instead of growing the fanbase and then wonder why people feel priced out. Marketing 101.
  13. Exactly. Our guys gave it their best. The more athletic team won. Had the refs not been so bad and our shooting not sub-40%, we would have won notwithstanding SB's athleticism. I thought that SB played an excellent perimeter defense tonight, which significantly contributed to our poor shooting — we didn’t get many quality/open looks. Even the threes we made — they had a hand in our face.
  14. Looking around SEFCU, I felt it was a decent crowd also — I thought around 2800.
  15. Senior Class

    Greig is a great kid he worked his butt off these past four years and developed into a very nice player very happy for him.