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    Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    I was wondering while it was happening during halftime. The Air Elite guys were dunking on the rim that ISU was going to shoot at in the 2nd half. I questioned if it should have been done on Mizzou's side to my wife.
    I know the rims are probably pretty sturdy, and well made. Minus the Royce White air ball free throws, could it have affected the rim at all?
    I know its a long shot, just wondered about it last night.



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    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    Interesting theory....


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    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    Good question. Get the engineers out there to evaluate as a class project.


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    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?



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    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

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    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    They barely even touched the rims. They mostly did the Blake griffin throw the ball through the rim.



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    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    Quote Originally Posted by tim_redd View Post
    They barely even touched the rims. They mostly did the Blake griffin throw the ball through the rim.
    OK. Thanks for some real feedback.



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    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    They were dunking, not launching rockets at it.



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    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    Quote Originally Posted by Stewo View Post
    They were dunking, not launching rockets at it.
    Backboards have broken before, supports have come down before, but thanks captain obvious. Apparently dunking can have no affect on rims according to you.



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    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    No.

    By the way, that was one of the better halftime shows in awhile, maybe because we have not THE EXACT SAME THING every year for the past 5 years.



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    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    Shaquille O'neal dunked on rims and they played with the same ones the rest of the game...... That is far more than 150lb Air Elite guys.



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    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    Quote Originally Posted by JP4CY View Post
    I was wondering while it was happening during halftime. The Air Elite guys were dunking on the rim that ISU was going to shoot at in the 2nd half. I questioned if it should have been done on Mizzou's side to my wife.
    I know the rims are probably pretty sturdy, and well made. Minus the Royce White air ball free throws, could it have affected the rim at all?
    I know its a long shot, just wondered about it last night.
    For real?

    I think the answer you are looking for is no.


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    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    No.

    By the way, that was one of the better halftime shows in awhile, maybe because we have not THE EXACT SAME THING every year for the past 5 years.
    Yeah, the plate spinning panda lady, quick change, rubber boy, and the Fargo acrobatics team have become mainstays.



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    Re: Any halftime Air Elite effect on ISU's rims?

    No. Very, very, very, very slim chance.




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