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    CFH in the Preposterous Statement Tourney

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    Re: CFH in the Preposterous Statement Tourney

    Not sure how his statement was preposterous. Everyone had already penciled in UConn to face Kentucky like we had no shot at beating them.


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    Re: CFH in the Preposterous Statement Tourney

    Didn't Vegas and nearly all sport talking heads pick UCONN for the win?



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    Re: CFH in the Preposterous Statement Tourney

    Quote Originally Posted by gocubs2118 View Post
    Not sure how that his statement was preposterous. Everyone had already penciled in UConn to face Kentucky like we had no shot at beating them.
    Yeah, this. Everyone was talking up the big UConn\UK matchup like there was no way anything else was happening.



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    Re: CFH in the Preposterous Statement Tourney

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    Yeah, this. Everyone was talking up the big UConn\UK matchup like there was no way anything else was happening.
    If I remember correctly Dick Vitale said UCONN would advance "easily" and face Kentucky in the next round.


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    Re: CFH in the Preposterous Statement Tourney

    This guy called it preposterous because we were the higher seed. He obviously didn't do his homework because everybody said we were gonna lose.


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    Re: CFH in the Preposterous Statement Tourney

    It's preposterous because it's true? Yes, we were a higher seed, but nobody gave us a chance. On the selection show they even mentioned the Uconn Kentucky matchup like it was a given, and didn't even entertain the idea that Uconn had to play us first, much less beat us.



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    Re: CFH in the Preposterous Statement Tourney

    Charles Barkley said we would beat UCan't.



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    Re: CFH in the Preposterous Statement Tourney

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonestate78 View Post
    If I remember correctly Dick Vitale said UCONN would advance "easily" and face Kentucky in the next round.

    Pssst. Hey, 78; not a good example. Everybody knows Dookie V. is an idiot.


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    Re: CFH in the Preposterous Statement Tourney

    Someone should definitely tell this idiot his bracket is preposterous



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    Re: CFH in the Preposterous Statement Tourney

    Why can't someone just put the statement in this thread?



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    Re: CFH in the Preposterous Statement Tourney

    Would be interesting to find the Vegas line for the game and send it to this guy...


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    Re: CFH in the Preposterous Statement Tourney

    Two things.

    1. Apparently I'm the only one who can't get the link to work. I get the K-Fan website banner with a mostly blank page.

    2. Didn't the guy a bunch of posters love to hate say that it wasn't a slam dunk that UConn would get out of the ISU game alive when his show mates were already talking about a UConn Kentucky matchup?

    You know the guy; wears his shorts backwards and picks fights with Marcus Fizer.


    EDIT: Maybe I'm not the only one...looks like possibly Farnsworth may be having trouble as well.


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    Re: CFH in the Preposterous Statement Tourney

    Quote Originally Posted by VeloClone View Post
    Two things.

    1. Apparently I'm the only one who can't get the link to work. I get the K-Fan website banner with a mostly blank page.

    2. Didn't the guy a bunch of posters love to hate say that it wasn't a slam dunk that UConn would get out of the ISU game alive when his show mates were already talking about a UConn Kentucky matchup?

    You know the guy; wears his shorts backwards and picks fights with Marcus Fizer.


    EDIT: Maybe I'm not the only one...looks like possibly Farnsworth may be having trouble as well.

    Yes, I get the same thing. It has to do with plugins not agreeing with our crappy IE browser at work.



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    Re: CFH in the Preposterous Statement Tourney

    Quote Originally Posted by Farnsworth View Post
    Why can't someone just put the statement in this thread?
    Fred Hoiberg: "We've been underdogs all year. Nobody gave us a chance yesterday against Connecticut and we still find a way to win."
    Note: Iowa St. was #8 seed in NCAA tourney, UCONN was #9 seed.



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