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    54 year old man is on the same college bball team as his son??!!


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    Re: 54 year old man is on the same college bball team as his son??!!

    Quote Originally Posted by AllInForISU View Post
    Do you live in Wright County, MN?


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    Re: 54 year old man is on the same college bball team as his son??!!

    I have a friend who does and passed it along to me.



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    Re: 54 year old man is on the same college bball team as his son??!!

    Quote Originally Posted by AllInForISU View Post
    I have a friend who does and passed it along to me.
    Ok, I'm from up there and I played against one of that guy's other sons in high school.


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    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneNorth View Post
    Ok, I'm from up there and I played against one of that guy's other sons in high school.
    My dad played basketball with that guy in 1981 or whenever it was the first time he went. I just think its crazy a 54 y/o man can keep up with college age kids, albeit the competition is pretty bad, its still impressive playing 25 mpg.



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    Re: 54 year old man is on the same college bball team as his son??!!

    I bet it's quite the sight. Not sure how I'd feel about my dad even GOING to the same college as me at the same time, let alone playing on the same basketball team.
    Nevertheless, sounds like its a good time for them


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    Re: 54 year old man is on the same college bball team as his son??!!

    wow. thats awesome!!! is wright county, mn as lame as wright county, iowa?


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    Re: 54 year old man is on the same college bball team as his son??!!

    So does the 5 year clock not apply? He first played in 81. Also dubuque has a lot of colleges: clarke, loras, dubuque U. Wartburg seminary, and emmaeus? So six colleges when you count the community college there, wow.



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    Re: 54 year old man is on the same college bball team as his son??!!

    If the son don't mind I guess its cool. However, sometimes its not your time anymore and need to let your kids shine.


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    Re: 54 year old man is on the same college bball team as his son??!!

    Quote Originally Posted by IAStubborn View Post
    So does the 5 year clock not apply? He first played in 81. Also dubuque has a lot of colleges: clarke, loras, dubuque U. Wartburg seminary, and emmaeus? So six colleges when you count the community college there, wow.
    Pretty sure it was technically a "club team" in 81. That's the way my dad makes it sound at least. And they aren't governed by the NCAA which comes into effect too.



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    Re: 54 year old man is on the same college bball team as his son??!!

    My officemate is from the Buffalo area so I printed off the story for him. He said he saw it in the paper but didn't know the guy since my officemate's kids went to Rockford schools.


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    Re: 54 year old man is on the same college bball team as his son??!!

    Quote Originally Posted by demoncore1031 View Post
    wow. thats awesome!!! is wright county, mn as lame as wright county, iowa?
    It is the smallest of what are considered the metro counties, so it is not as lame as it's Iowa counterpart.


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