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    Second teir announcers

    Did anyone else get tired of the Comcast announcers making excuses for the Virginia Cavaliers? I got tired of hearing, "they're in a rebuilding year." I wonder what they think ISU is in?

    Even with that, UVA played some good defense. Against other teams, we would have been close to 100 in this kind of game.



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    Re: Second teir announcers

    Wasn't it the Virginia comcast feed?



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    Re: Second teir announcers

    I thought they were fair for the most part. But for most of the night, all I was focusing on was our thrashing of an ACC team on the road.


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    Re: Second teir announcers

    I actually thought they were giving us quite a bit of love, considering it was a UVa crew.



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    Re: Second teir announcers

    What was worse was hearing things like. Jake Anderson a transfer from Northern Iowa.....Or Fred Hoiberg 2nd year coach etc...

    Overall they gave ISU some great props. Heck they even interviewed our guys after the game.



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    Re: Second teir announcers

    WTH do you want them to say? They did a great job.



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    Re: Second teir announcers

    I liked the announcers tonight. Thought they did a good job of complimenting the I-State players and went out of their way to make sure everyone knew D.G. got his 500 assist.



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    Re: Second teir announcers

    I thought they were good. A few facts messed up, but really were complimentary and some of the other nice things already mentioned.



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    Re: Second teir announcers

    They beat the UNI announcers.


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    Re: Second teir announcers

    I thought they were great. Have you heard the Cyclone TV announcers? If these Comcast guys were second tier, the CTV guys would be about 9th tier.



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    Re: Second teir announcers

    I thought they did pretty well too.



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    Re: Second teir announcers

    I didn't mind listening to them... Anytime it is not your home announcers you are going to have some facts that get messed up, but I didn't think they had too many. Yes, they gave UVa several excuses but they also gave ISU plenty of props for the strong win on the road. UVa is a rebuilding team, and are very young and inexperienced which showed tonight at times...

    Still a great win and I enjoyed watching, and listening to it.



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    Re: Second teir announcers

    i thought they were great - really informed compared to most regional broadcasters. color guy was ronny thompson, john thompson's son. he's a pretty experienced basketball guy.



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    Re: Second teir announcers

    I thought they were definitely some of the best homer announcers I've herd.


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    Re: Second teir announcers

    Anything seems great compared to our TV guys.



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