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    Raftery

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?featur...&v=Gh9PToHOquI

    I always see alot of chatter about getting Vitale to Hilton. Man who cares about Vitale, I would freaking love it if the most charismatic color man of his generation, Bill Raftery would do a game at Hilton. Send it in Melvin!!!! I could just see it



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    Re: Raftery

    i guess you missed him saying "Royce White! Send it in with that motor! (many heard boner)"



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    Re: Raftery

    Didn't Raftery do the "What an opener ... an eye-opener!" vs UConn during last season's tournament?



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    Re: Raftery

    dick vitale hasn't croaked yet?


    This is Ophion speaking.

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    Re: Raftery

    I don't care who comes to Hilton to do our games since I'm there anyway.



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    Re: Raftery

    Quote Originally Posted by Cydkar View Post
    I don't care who comes to Hilton to do our games since I'm there anyway.
    Here ya go!



    When Kids see the Hilton Atmosphere and our style of play, the get really interested in Iowa State
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    Re: Raftery

    ONIONS!


    "THE SKIES SHALL RAIN BLOOD AND ALL THE WORLD SHALL QUAKE IN THE SHADOW OF THE CARDINAL AND GOLD!"

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    Re: Raftery

    If Raf is coming to town, I would love to go out with him for some drinks.



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    Re: Raftery

    I think Gus Johnson and Raferty should start their own announcing crew.


    It's all snark from here on out

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    Re: Raftery

    Quote Originally Posted by Tre4ISU View Post
    I think Gus Johnson and Raferty should start their own announcing crew.
    My head would explode with awesomeness.



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    Re: Raftery

    Shame that Gus is tied to The Least Exciting Basketball Conference Channel.



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    Re: Raftery

    Raftery has done games in Hilton, He loves the place. He may have had a few barley pops while he was here as well. He primarily does Big East games now.



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    Re: Raftery

    I love Raftery. "The kiss!" "Send it in to the big fella!"



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    Re: Raftery

    There's a guy in our bowling league who is only about 5'5" or so. He is often referred to as "THE LITTLE FELLA!"

    Raftery has grown on me, though he's not a terrific analysis guy, just there for entertainment purposes.



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