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    Five observations from Saturday afternoon

    Five observations from Saturday afternoon - Men's College Basketball Nation Blog - ESPN

    Didn't see this posted. Sorry if it is a repeat. This was a big win.



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    Re: Five observations from Saturday afternoon

    Quote Originally Posted by MIClone View Post
    Five observations from Saturday afternoon - Men's College Basketball Nation Blog - ESPN

    Didn't see this posted. Sorry if it is a repeat. This was a big win.
    He's right. We'll need some more....



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    Re: Five observations from Saturday afternoon

    Quote Originally Posted by Bobber View Post
    He's right. We'll need some more....
    Oh, he's definitely right. And we need to show that we can win on the road as well. Our road record is terrible. Outside of the KU game, we haven't done ANYTHING on the road, and no one will count that one since we didn't actually win.



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    Re: Five observations from Saturday afternoon

    I disagree with him having us on the bubble, sure it could happen, but I realistically we shouldn't finish lower than 5th in the b12. I'd bet 2nd or 3rd is more accurate and that easily gets us in, but it's still good press.



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    Re: Five observations from Saturday afternoon

    Quote Originally Posted by NotJustMagic View Post
    I disagree with him having us on the bubble, sure it could happen, but I realistically we shouldn't finish lower than 5th in the b12. I'd bet 2nd or 3rd is more accurate and that easily gets us in, but it's still good press.
    With our road performances so far, the bubble is fair. I can see a situation where KU, KSU, OU, OSU, and BU all finish ahead of us.



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    Re: Five observations from Saturday afternoon

    Quote Originally Posted by NotJustMagic View Post
    I disagree with him having us on the bubble, sure it could happen, but I realistically we shouldn't finish lower than 5th in the b12. I'd bet 2nd or 3rd is more accurate and that easily gets us in, but it's still good press.
    It'll take all we got to finish 2nd or 3rd IMO.



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    Re: Five observations from Saturday afternoon

    Quote Originally Posted by NotJustMagic View Post
    I disagree with him having us on the bubble, sure it could happen, but I realistically we shouldn't finish lower than 5th in the b12. I'd bet 2nd or 3rd is more accurate and that easily gets us in, but it's still good press.
    Basically teams #2-6 in this league are all bunched up within 1 game of us, in both directions. No 2nd place finishes or tourney spots are won in January, so we have A LOT to prove at this point.

    I would put our odds of making the tourney about 40/60 right now because we haven't proven we can win outside of Hilton.



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    Re: Five observations from Saturday afternoon

    Quote Originally Posted by CyFan61 View Post
    With our road performances so far, the bubble is fair. I can see a situation where KU, KSU, OU, OSU, and BU all finish ahead of us.
    The worst part is the bottom 3 we have not faced yet and honestly I don't know what to expect. The game one Wednesday will prove a lot IMO....



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