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    UConn threw the game?

    Has anyone else wondered whether UConn's womens team threw the game last night against Stanford so that they could focus on winning another championship rather than have the pressure to win every game?



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    Re: UConn threw the game?

    If it was thrown, I doubt that would be the reason.



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    Re: UConn threw the game?

    Give me a break. This thread is stupid.



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    Re: UConn threw the game?

    You're thinking way too much about this loss...I guarantee they didn't throw that game.


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    Re: UConn threw the game?

    Umm, no way the throw a game. A perfect season is the ultimate goal.


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    Re: UConn threw the game?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cycsk View Post
    Has anyone else wondered whether UConn's womens team threw the game last night against Stanford so that they could focus on winning another championship rather than have the pressure to win every game?
    That would be one of the dumbest things... If you've won that many straight including multiple national championships in a row, you are not worried about focusing on the next one as you've already done it on multiple occasions.

    They got outplayed last night, in a rough place to play with Stanford ready to go... Don't start making excuses for them now on how 'they lost on purpose'...



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    Re: UConn threw the game?

    Quote Originally Posted by acrozier22 View Post
    Give me a break. This thread is stupid.

    I'll second this.



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    Re: UConn threw the game?

    Nope, they didn't throw it. They got beat.

    That being said, losing to Stanford isn't the worst thing that could've happend to them.



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    Re: UConn threw the game?

    No. You will win a Nat Champ by winning every game. If you lose the wrong game, you can not win a Nat Champ.

    Besides, it was a 6-point game with 1:30 left. A two possession game. Please tell me what coach is going to throw up their hands at that point, say "We can't win", and give up.



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    Re: UConn threw the game?

    Looks like UCONN cannot win at Stanford.


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    Re: UConn threw the game?

    They lost? Huh, apparently I was asleep or something.



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    Re: UConn threw the game?

    It's not like Baylor almost beat them. Did they almost throw that game?



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    Re: UConn threw the game?

    Yeah, how did you know?



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    Re: UConn threw the game?

    No way they threw it, but if they were going to lose now probably wasn't a bad time for it to happen.



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    Re: UConn threw the game?

    Iowa State football team threw the game against Iowa so we could focus on the rest of the season. I think.


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